Adjunct Instructor for courses in Engineering
Category:: Academic / Faculty
Locations:: Pella, IA
Posted:: Apr 25, 2017
Closes:: Open Until Filled
About Central College:
Central College: Founded in 1853, Central College of Pella, Iowa,is a private, residential four-year liberal arts college known for its academic rigor and strength in global experiential learning, STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), sustainability education, athletics success and tradition, and leadership and service. Central continues to value its long-standing relationship with the Reformed Church in America. The college participates in NCAA Division III athletics and is a member of the Iowa Conference. Central is an active part of the Greater Des Moines region and just minutes from Lake Red Rock, Iowa's largest lake.
POSITION: Adjunct Instructor for courses in Engineering
TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Beginning August 2017 on a per-course basis
QUALIFICATIONS AND TEACHING RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful candidate(s) will have an M.S. in an engineering area and will teach one or two senior-year elective engineering courses in Central's new Engineering program (the course schedule for the program can be accessed at www.central.edu/academics/majors/engineering). Upper-level design courses are preferred, but the topics of the courses are open. Some possible examples include Machine Design, Digital Control Design, Robotics (with emphasis on design and control), Finite Element Analysis (with emphasis on design), etc.
Central College is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to creating a diverse community. Individuals from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply. Central College is a drug/tobacco free workplace. Academic positions at Central College use E-verify.
To apply for this position please click "apply now". Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates recommended for employment are subject to a background check. Please submit the following materials online: materials online:
- letter of application relating your qualifications to the position and the College, including the courses of interest.
- an updated curriculum vita or resume
- a list of three professional references with contact information.
- Copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Official transcripts will be needed once appointment is made.