Instructor - Data Analytics and Systems Engineering

Colorado Springs, CO
Jun 09, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs is accepting applications for a full-time, non-tenure track, Instructor. This position will teach undergraduate courses including cross-listed courses in the College of Engineering and Applied Science as assigned by the Dean. The course load for an instructor/senior instructor is up to 24 credit hours (8 courses of 3 credit hours each) per academic year, but can be lowered if the instructor participates in other activities. Examples of courses to be taught are Introduction to Operations Research, Introduction to Systems Engineering, Design of Experiments, Non-linear Programming, Queuing, and Stochastics.

Other activities include:

1. Curriculum development including the development of new courses.

2. Guiding undergraduate students in independent studies

3. Developing and teaching distance courses

4. Advising undergraduate majors

5. Participating in College and Departmental committees and meetings

6. Other as assigned by the Dean

Applications submitted by June 22, 2017 will receive full consideration.

The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package. Information on benefits programs can be found at:

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Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in Systems Engineering, Operations Research, or closely related field.

Desired Qualifications

-Terminal degree in Systems Engineering, Operations Research or closely related field

-Teaching experience at the college level

-Experience with delivery of distance courses

Special Instructions to Applicants:Applications submitted through email or surface mail will not be considered. Upon request, please be prepared to provide five professional references (at least two previous/current supervisors), including their email contact information. Official transcripts will be required upon hire.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Application Materials Instructions:In order for an application to be considered, applicants must label each required attachment with the relevant title, attach the required documents for this position announcement to the submission and check the Job Specific Attachments box next to each document in the submission.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Colorado Springs

Department: C0001 -- Colorado Springs Campus - 40042 - College of Engineering

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Jun 8, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Christopher Nelson

Posting Contact Email:

Position Number: 00734392