Occupation Title: Engineering Teachers, Postsecondary
Description: Teach courses pertaining to the application of physical laws and principles of engineering for the development of machines, materials, instruments, processes, and services. Includes teachers of subjects, such as chemical, civil, electrical, industrial, mechanical, mineral, and petroleum engineering. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of both teaching and research.
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 25-1032
Sample Job Titles: Professor, Instructor, Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering Professor, Assistant Professor, Engineering Instructor, Mechanical Engineering Professor, Chemical Engineering Professor, Engineering Professor, Adjunct Professor.
Estimated Total Employment*
Projected Job Openings (2010-2020): 586,100
*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics program does not include self-employed workers in employment estimates. O*NET and other BLS programs do include self-employed workers.
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. REC-0439914 and DRL-0910041 (Enhancing Departments and Graduate Education in Geography).
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