Position Number: 00004515
Primary Function of Organization Unit: The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering (BAE) is jointly administered by the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) and the College of Engineering at NC State University. The department actively contributes to the academic, research and extension missions of the University.
Essential Job Duties: The Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering (BAE) seeks a full-time Lecturer to teach several key courses for the Biological and Agricultural Engineering Technology (BAET) program and also support other BAE faculty with laboratory setup and management for other laboratory instruction within the department. Courses to be taught could include (but are not limited to) electricity and electronics and shop processes and management. The position will be expected to assist with setting up indoor and outdoor laboratories for other courses across the Biological Engineering (BE) and BAET curriculum as well. At a minimum, assistance will be expected in geomatics, hydrology, and agricultural water management, pending available time relative to other course requirements. This is a 9-month appointment and it is anticipated that, during summer months, this position could choose to assist with both laboratory-based and field-based research and education projects throughout the department, supplemented by additional salary as appropriate. Anticipated start date for this position is January 2019.
Minimum Education/Experience: A Master's of Science degree in Biological Engineering, Engineering Technology, or a related field is required. An undergraduate degree in engineering or engineering technology or a related field is also required to teach the undergraduate level courses.
Department Required Skills: Must possess demonstrable knowledge of shop processes and experience in working with electricity and electronics. Familiarity with agricultural machinery and shop processes.
Preferred Experience, Skills, Training/Education: Previous experience assisting with or teaching the types of courses mentioned above are desired.
Necessary Licenses and Certifications: N/A
AA/EOE: NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.
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