ATLAS is an interdisciplinary institute for radical creativity and invention. We inspire research, experimentation and critical thinking that turns ingenious ideas into reality. The institute’s labs and academic programs encourage out-of-the-box thinking and creative exploration, attracting technology visionaries who reach beyond convention, take risks and innovate.


Faculty Director, Undergraduate Programs, ATLAS Institute

The ATLAS Institute seeks a faculty director for its undergraduate academic programs, which include a major in the College of Engineering and Applied Science (the Bachelor of Science in Technology, Arts & Media) enrolling ~250 students, as well as a minor that enrolls ~500 students.  

In collaboration with other ATLAS leadership team members, the ATLAS undergraduate programs director is responsible for fostering and sustaining a vibrant undergraduate community that includes both students in the engineering major as well as students from across campus who enroll in the minor. The faculty director will work with the 8 tenure-track faculty members and 8 instructors/senior instructors currently teaching in the program.

Interested?  Send a CV to the search committee ( along with a brief statement of why you’re interested and a vision of where you might take the program as faculty director.

Please note: This is an internal search; applicants must already be on the CU faculty, and preference will be given to those in the College of Engineering and Applied Science. There is no formal posting in the CU HR system. Applications review begins March 1, 2020.


ATLAS Graduate Programs Coordinator

This position has diverse areas of responsibility including graduate program administration, outreach and hospitality. This position works together with the ATLAS Co-Directors of Graduate Programs, the Business Managers and the Chief of Operations. This position reports to the Associate Director, and also liaises with the Graduate Committee and the Communications Team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Graduate Program Administration 
  • Student Services & Administration
  • Coordinator of Travel for Faculty, Visitors & Graduate Students
  • Event Support

For information on the required experience and skills, visit the CU Jobs posting.

Interested? Submit a current resume and cover letter (that specifically addresses how your background and experience align with the requirements, qualifications and responsibilities of the position) through CU Boulder Jobs .

Please apply by March 15, 2020 for consideration.


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The College of Engineering and Applied Science at The University of Colorado Boulder is supportive of the needs of dual-career couples.