Adjunct - Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Architectural, CAD) AN

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Job TitleAdjunct - Engineering (Mechanical, Electrical, Architectural, CAD) ANDepartmentMSTBPosting Number02692PLocationAnnandale, VA: 22003Full or Part TimePart-TimePosition End Date (if temporary)Required TravelRelocation CoveredSalary RangeCommensurate per rank per VCCS criteria Position Summary Information

Basic Function

Teach engineering courses (lecture and/or labs) at the Annandale campus of Northern Virginia Community College (NOVA):


Interested applicants must have a master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in mechanical, electrical, architectural, or related engineering discipline.

This is a continuous recruitment and candidates will be contacted as positions become available.

Duties and Responsibilities

Adjunct faculty are employed to teach up to 12 credit hours in the fall and spring semester and/or up to 8 credit hours during summer session. Teaching load is based upon student enrollment and staffing needs. Instruction may be during the day, evening, or weekend.

Minimum Qualifications

Master’s degree with at least 18 graduate semester hours in mechanical, electrical, architectural, or related engineering discipline. The minimum qualifications for adjunct faculty are based on the policies of the Virginia Community College System and NOVA, which are aligned with the standards and guidelines of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.

Preferred Qualifications

Adept knowledge and experience teaching with a learning management system such as Blackboard. Prior experience at the community college level teaching Engineering

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

- Adept knowledge of instructional technologies.
- Excellent interpersonal and oral/written communication skills.
- Ability to work with a diverse student population.

Operation of a State VehicleNo Posting Detail Information

Open Date07/30/2018Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions to ApplicantsBackground Check Statement

The selected candidate’s offer is contingent upon the successful completion of an extensive criminal background
investigation, which may include: fingerprint checks, local agency checks, employment verification, verification of
education, credit checks (relevant to employment), and other checks requested by the VCCS and NOVA such as
I-9 and E-Verify requirements. Additionally, selected candidates may be required to complete the Commonwealth’s
Statement of Economic Interest.

Additional InformationSupplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Master's in Engineering (Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering) or 18 graduate semester hours in Engineering?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * List all engineering disciplines in which you have earned at least a master's degree, or have completed at least 18 graduate semester hours.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * What is your teaching experience? List all that apply from the following examples: High School / TA / tutoring, Community College, Four-year college, Graduate school, No teaching experience

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Briefly describe your experience with instructional technologies.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * From the following, please specify when you are available to teach: days and daytime hours, days and evening hours, Saturdays

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * I understand that only information provided at the time of the application submission will be considered whendetermining my qualifications and only responses to Supplemental Questions that can be verified in my application and resume will be credited.
    • Yes
    • No
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  3. Unofficial Transcripts
Optional Documents
  1. Unofficial Transcript 2
  2. Unofficial Transcript 3




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Posted: 12/5/2018
Application Due: 11/25/2019
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