Engineering Science Instructor, Full-time, Tenure-track

Jamestown, New York
Jan 31, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Community College

Jamestown Community College, a SUNY institution, is a comprehensive community college with degree granting campuses in Jamestown and Olean, New York. JCC is an innovative, open access institution that meets regional education needs by providing transfer degree programs, career programs, community service, developmental education, and training programs for business and industry. Guided by principles that emphasize student success and continuous improvement, JCC welcomes applications from qualified, enthusiastic candidates. 

As the role of faculty continues to evolve, responsibilities and expectations transform appropriately. A partial listing of faculty responsibilities includes curriculum development, assessment activities, appropriate use of technology to enhance student learning, participation on committees, academic advisement of students, mentoring and collaboration with colleagues, as well as participation in recruitment and retention activities. Faculty members are also expected to have flexible schedules to adjust to the needs of the student population, and to be open to exploring alternative teaching modalities.  In particular, the college seeks individuals with leadership potential and a vision for the future.

Position Description:

Full-time, tenure-line faculty position on the Jamestown campus.  Responsibilities include teaching both engineering science and mechanical technology courses. Course teaching load to include freshman and sophomore engineering science courses, such as: StaticsDynamics, and Strength of Materials, as well as several sophomore level mechanical technology courses.  Position will begin August 2017.


Required: Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in engineering science or related discipline; A master’s degree (or higher) will be required prior to tenure. 

Preferred: Master’s degree (or higher) in engineering science or related discipline; strong background in mechanical technology: teaching experience; demonstrated leadership ability.

Additional Information:

Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience, plus excellent benefit package.

Final candidates are subject to a pre-employment criminal background investigation.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit the following, which are required for consideration:

  1. Resume (Linked-in profile is not sufficient).  
  2. Cover letter.
  3. Transcripts (unofficial copies are acceptable at application but official transcripts will be required prior to appointment).
  4. Names and contact information for three professional references.

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