Call for Experts


Petroleum Extension (PETEX®) at The University of Texas at Austin invites experts in the oil and gas industry to submit resumes for our contract instructor and subject-matter expert positions. Share your industry knowledge by providing engaging classroom and hands-on instruction and/or contributing to our publications and training materials.

Seeking Expertise in:

  • Petroleum geology and exploration
  • Land leasing
  • Onshore and offshore drilling operations
  • Well control
  • Production
  • Pipeline construction and operation
  • Industrial maintenance
  • Refining and processing
  • Valves and actuators
  • Natural gas
  • Pipeline hydraulics
  • Petroleum measurement
  • Liquefied natural gas (LNG)
  • Economics of the petroleum industry
  • Alternative energy
  • Improved recovery

Candidates should have established experience in one or more of the above subject matter areas. Those who wish to teach must be comfortable presenting to industry professionals in a classroom setting. Previous teaching experience is preferred.

What’s in It for You?

  • Gain exposure for you/your company. Receive printed acknowledgment for your contribution.
  • Equip the next generation of oil and gas professionals with skills needed to succeed.
  • Assist when you can—flexible hours determined by your availability.
  • Work remotely in some cases.

How to Apply

Prospective instructors should send resumes to for consideration.
To support the development of publications and training materials, send resumes to for consideration.