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Department Head Search

NC State invites applications and nominations for the position of Department Head of the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department. The Department Head will hold the rank of Professor with tenure. He/She will provide visionary leadership with high expectations and goals in the areas of teaching, research, and service.

The Department Head will report to the Dean and oversee all academic, administrative, and budgetary matters for the Department. He/She will represent the Department to the College, University Administration, and external groups and stakeholders.

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The Engineering Oval is the Future Home of ISE

The passage of Connect NC in March, 2016, brings us closer to putting our faculty, staff and students together with top businesses and government agencies on Centennial Campus which serves as a model for the ideal 21st-century research campus.

The Engineering Oval building will be the fourth academic engineering building on Centennial Campus. It will sit between the Hunt Library and Engineering Building I.

  • It will measure 227,000 square feet
  • It will house more than 100 classrooms and state of the art laboratories
  • The estimated cost is $154 million

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Learn by Doing

Through our state-of-the-art facilities and advanced computer resources, we integrate education and research, giving our students opportunities to solve real-world problems in classroom, field and laboratory settings.
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Our students improve our community by working with a local companies to solve real-world problems
Our students improve our community by working with a local companies to solve real-world problems

Broaden Your World

Student Organizations: Choose from our student organizations or other Engineering student organizations to network and learn outside the classroom.

Co-op Experience: Gain hands-on job experience while pursuing your degrees, and get paid for it, through the Cooperative Education Program.

Study Abroad: Engineering is a global enterprise. Many employers are looking for graduates with second languages and international exposure. Study Abroad can make that happen.


Donations help ISE evolve and keep pace with the latest technology. It gives our students the skills and sense of responsibility they need to make a difference in the world. Consider supporting the department today. Follow our Give Now link to donate to our Top 5 Enhancement Fund.