UMass Amherst, the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts system, is a nationally ranked public research university and home to over 23,000 undergraduate and 6,000 graduate students. The 1,430 acre campus is located in the scenic Pioneer Valley of western Massachusetts, 90 miles from Boston and 175 miles from New York City.
College of Engineering
The College of Engineering is ranked as the best public engineering college in New England. The Fall 2017 enrollment includes 2108 undergraduate and 572 graduate students. Research expenditures exceeded $27.1M in the past year and the college is host to many research centers. UMass Amherst Engineering has an excellent record of developing new faculty with 23 of our current faculty members having received prestigious NSF CAREER awards.
We are a diverse and multicultural community that values, supports and is accepting of differences; a community that continually strives to be equitable, fair and inclusive. Learn more >>
A vibrant community for faculty
Work here. Live here. Thrive here. UMass Amherst values diversity and equity and strives for inclusive excellence in our classrooms, research labs, dorms, and beyond. Visit our Prospective Faculty page to learn more about the resources, support systems, and rich cultural environment you’ll find here…