Open Until Filled: Yes
Job Summary: The School of Chemical, Materials and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Georgia (UGA) invites applications for a non-tenure-track Lecturer position to begin in August 2017 or sooner. The School of Chemical, Materials and Biomedical Engineering is one of the three schools in the College of Engineering at UGA, which is one of the newest engineering colleges in the nation. The school consists of two undergraduate degree programs (biochemical and biological engineering) as well as five graduate programs including M.S. in biochemical and biological engineering, M.S. in engineering, Ph.D. in engineering and Ph.D. in biological and agricultural engineering. The school currently consists of 15 faculty members, 380 undergraduate students and 36 graduate students. Due to the recent growth in our undergraduate programs, the school has opened a new lecturer position and is actively seeking applications to fill the position. The primary duty of the lecturer will be to teach up to 12 credit hours per semester. Successful applicants must be able to teach courses in chemical and biological engineering disciplines including mass transfer, heat transfer, chemical engineering thermodynamics, process design, process control, kinetics and reactor design, process safety, unit operations as well as be able to handle the corresponding laboratory courses. Position responsibilities include effective classroom teaching of undergraduate courses, laboratory supervision, mentoring undergraduate engineering students, and working with other faculty on innovative teaching methods within the college's growing instructional programs. Effective communication skills are required. The university offers campus wide professional development programs to enhance the teaching skills of instructors.
Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering or related discipline is required.
Faculty Rank: Lecturer
Employee Percentage: 100
Location od Vacancy: Athens Area