Academic Program Professional 2
Academic Program Professional 2
Job Number: 74982
Capstone Course & Lab Projects Development Director, Classification J, 100% FTE, Exempt, 1-year fixed term
School of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering
The Department of Mechanical Engineering seeks a Capstone Course & Lab Projects Development Director to join their department. The ME Capstone Course & Lab Projects Development Director will have a core and primary role in the driving alignment and vision for definition and content of ME capstone courses and their associated labs. He or she will play a key role in the development, teaching and administration of the ME capstone course and associated labs. This includes, but is not limited to the design and instruction of the ME Integrated Capstone course ME 170 a/b. This individual may also spend up to 25% time in any given year teaching core classes in the undergraduate program on an as-needed basis. The person will have a fundamental role in work with ABET planning team, and capstone course faculty. The ME Capstone Course & Lab Projects Development Director will play a core role in establish and recruit teaching team. This will include training and supervision of four to six course Teaching Assistants and other program staff.
Mechanical Engineering website: https://me.stanford.edu/
Work under the general direction of faculty or other management to develop, implement, and administer the vision, strategy, and goals of the assigned academic entity/program(s). Participate in entity/program strategy development, long-range planning, and partnership development.
* - Other duties may also be assigned
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree and three or more years of relevant experience or combination of education, training, and relevant experience. Advanced degree desired. For jobs with financial responsibilities, experience managing a budget and developing financial plans.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Certifications and Licenses:
* - Consistent with its obligations under the law, the University will provide reasonable accommodation to any employee with a disability who requires accommodation to perform the essential functions of his or her job.
Applicants are required to upload a cover letter and resume to be considered for this opening.
About Stanford University
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Supporting that mission is a staff of more than 10,000 which is rooted in a culture of excellence and values innovation, collaboration, and life-long learning. To foster the talents and aspirations of our staff, Stanford offers career development programs, competitive pay that reflects market trends and benefits that increase financial stability to promote health and fulfilling lives. An award-winning employer, Stanford offers an exceptional setting for professionals looking to advance their careers.
Stanford University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. Thank you for your interest!
Location: School of Engineering
To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: stanfordcareers.stanford.edu
Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.