Adjunct Professor – Engineering

Job Title: Adjunct Professor – Engineering
Position Number: ACAD-ADJ-COE-12012017
Reports To: Dean, College of Engineering
Job Status: Exempt

Position Summary

The College of Engineering at Houston Baptist University seeks applicants for adjunct faculty positions who are passionate about teaching and student learning in a Christian environment.  The College of Engineering will begin enrolling students in the fall 2018 (pending SACSCOC approval), offering B.S. degrees in computer science, cyber engineering, and electrical engineering.

Job Responsibilities

Teaching basic or advanced courses in engineering, computer science, or cyber engineering, based on needs of the college and qualifications of the candidate.


Candidates should have completed a M.S. or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field from an accredited institution of higher education, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Background in cybersecurity practice, control systems, network security, or information management is preferred.

Additional Information

Houston Baptist University is an independent, private Christian institution with a diverse student body and access to all the cultural advantages of one of the largest metropolitan centers in the country.  As a result of implementing its twelve-year vision, The Ten Pillars: Faith and Reason in a Great City, HBU is on a trajectory to become a comprehensive, national university.  For more information about the University and the new College of Engineering, visit

To Apply For This Position:  

Submission of the application indicates the candidate’s acceptance and affirmation of the Preamble to the By-Laws of the University, which each faculty member is expected to support and personify in his or her daily life. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Interested candidates should complete the online application and send a vita to Dr. Stan Napper, Founding Dean of the College of Engineering (

Houston Baptist University is committed to maintaining a teaching faculty and staff who share an active Christian faith. The Preamble to the By-Laws of the University sets forth a statement of belief which each University employee is expected to support and personify. Your submittal of an application for employment indicates your acceptance and affirmation of these statements.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and requirements of personnel.


Background checks are performed on every new hire. If your application is selected to continue with the interviewing process you will be required to submit a Background Check form. If you decline, your application may be denied. By proceeding with the online application you understand and accept this process.