Lecturer & Technician, School of Engineering

first_imgVisit our web site www.pnw.edu for additionalinformation about the University. For information regarding ourexcellent benefits package, visit https://www.purdue.edu/hr/Benefits/.Employment is contingent upon completion of successful backgroundcheck. Purdue University is equal opportunity/equalaccess/affirmative action employer. All individuals, includingminorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protectedveterans are encouraged to apply.Job FamilyLearning SupportJob Sub FamilyInstructionEmployee ClassContinuing LecturerCareer StreamProfessional 2Benefits EligibilityYESFLSA StatusExempt Job SummaryPurdue University Northwest in Hammond, IN invites applicationsto fill one non-tenure track teaching and technical supportposition at the rank of Lecturer in the School of Engineering.Candidates must have a master’s degree in Civil, Computer,Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, or a related field by thestart of the appointment. The successful candidate is expected toteach and provide support for experiential learning for allacademic programs in the School of Engineering, teach courses inthe areas of First-Year Experience and Design, advise senior designand student competition teams, and provide leadership and supportfor the new PNW Design Studio and its facilities. This person willalso coordinate with the technical support staff in the engineeringdepartments, as well as interface and build relationships withlocal and regional industry in support of all activities of theDesign Studio. The initial contract term for this position is oneyear, to begin July 01, 2021. Contract renewal is subject tosatisfactory performance and availability of funding for theposition.Minimum QualificationsMS degree in Civil, Computer, Electrical or MechanicalEngineering or related fieldDemonstrated excellence in verbal and written communicationskillsResponsibilitiesSuccessful candidates are expected to:Teach undergraduate-level engineering courses such as SoftwareTools for Engineers, First Year Seminar for Engineers, ElementaryEngineering Design, Engineering Drawing, Senior Engineering DesignI and II, etc.,supervise design projects and student competition teams,manage and support the facilities of the PNW DesignStudio,interface with local and regional industries and stakeholdersto solicit support for Senior Design projects and facilitateindustry collaborations and interactions with faculty, studentteams and the Design Studio.Application ProcessThe search committee will begin reviewingapplications for the position immediately and will continue toaccept nominations and applications until the position is filled.Applications must be submitted electronically. Purdue UniversityNorthwest is committed to advancing diversity in all areas offaculty effort, including scholarship, instruction, and engagement.Candidates should address at least one of these areas in theircover letter, indicating their experiences, current interests, oractivities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that valuesdiversity and inclusion. A complete application packet willinclude:Cover letter,Curriculum vitae,Statement of teaching,Unofficial Transcript (official transcripts will be requiredupon employment), andContact information for 3 professional referencesAll inquiries, nominations, and applications willremain confidential; references will not be contacted withoutnotice. Position inquiries and nominations must be emailedto [email protected]last_img

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