Careers at the College

Identified as in integral component of Louisiana’s economic development growth, LSU’s College of Engineering will hire 50 new faculty in the next five years to tackle increases in student enrollment, help meet the state’s workforce needs and grow our research footprint in the strategic areas of energy, manufacturing, natural and built infrastructure, computation, and biotechnology.

As a college, we value diversity, creativity, leadership and entrepreneurialism. For our faculty, we offer a robust atmosphere for collaboration, utilizing multidisciplinary research clusters with the support of the Engineering Research Facilitation Office and the LSU Office of Research and Economic Development, which assists in the pursuit of both internal and external funding opportunities. 

As with education, we embrace diversity and are committed to equal opportunity for all. We welcome all applicants, regardless of gender, ethnicity, race or disability.

Collectively, the energy is building as we undertake a $110 million construction and renovation project to provide Louisiana with the largest, state-of-the-art engineering teaching and research facility. 

We encourage you to be part of the momentum, as the college embarks on an impressive period of growth and prosperity.

Why Baton Rouge

Situated on the Mississippi River, Baton Rouge represents the best of Louisiana's vibrant culture. The state capital, Baton Rouge, is a thriving city that is home to both LSU and Southern University, and numerous businesses and industrial facilities. Known for its great people, its unique food and its lively music, the "Red Stick" has something for everyone. We encourage you to explore Choose Baton Rouge to discover more about our fantastic city.


LSU is a great place to work! LSU is located in the capital city of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, on more than 2,000 acres and is home of the "Fighting Tigers." LSU is the flagship institution of the state and is one of only 30 universities nationwide holding land-grant, sea-grant and space-grant status. From the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, to the Sci-Port Discovery Center in Shreveport, and the countless museums, zoos, and cultural and historical sites statewide, there is a lifetime of learning to do in Louisiana.









Current Career Opportunities

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