Engineering Quarterly Faculty (Adjuncts)

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Working TitleEngineering Quarterly Faculty (Adjuncts)Posting Number2018010FP Position Information

Classification TitleQuarterly FacultyClassification Code8006RCW Exemption Criteria10 - Academic PersonnelEWU Position NumberQtr FacCUPA Code15.00 - General Engineering Technologies and Engineering Related FieldsFLSAExempt - TeachingBargaining Unit UFE% Full TimePart time quarterly appointmentSalary / Wage RangeCUPASalary InformationAnticipated Start DateSpring, Summer, and/or Fall quarterTerm of AppointmentOne quarter at a timeLocationCheney CampusCountySpokaneProject DescriptionProject DurationBackground CheckYes - Unsupervised access to developmentally disabled, vulnerable adults or children under the age of 16 Department Information

Level 1 User with AccessResponsible HR UserLori LivingstoneResponsible HR User Email address Posting Text

Job Summary

Seeking Engineering Quarterly Faculty

The current openings must be filled by January 2, 2019. Candidates must be available and eligible to work in the U.S. at Eastern Washington University no later than that date.

The Engineering & Technology groups of the Eastern Washington University Engineering & Design Department are looking for potential quarterly (adjunct) faculty. Applicants that can teach in the following programs are desired:

  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • Applied Technology,
  • Construction Management Technology, and/or
  • Manufacturing Technology.

You can find out more about these programs and the courses at

To apply, please send a CV (resume) and cover letter to [email protected]

About Eastern Washington University

Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university located in Cheney, 20 minutes from downtown Spokane. In addition to Eastern’s Cheney campus, we also offer our Riverpoint campus in Spokane, plus additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. Enrollment has reached over 12,000 students. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing.

Diversity Statement

Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

Conditions of Employment

Quarterly faculty, also known as Adjunct Faculty, are considered temporary employees. Selection for a quarterly faculty position does not incur any rights for continuing employment.

Physical Demands

None anticipated

Pre-Placement Physical Hearing Test Medical Monitoring Post Hire Protective Equipment

None anticipated

Required Qualifications

Expertise to teach courses in one or more of the following areas (please describe in your cover letter):

  • Mechanical Engineering,
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology,
  • Electrical Engineering,
  • Applied Technology,
  • Construction Management Technology, and/or
  • Manufacturing Technology.
Preferred Qualifications

Experience teaching college level engineering or related courses preferred

Other Skills and AbilitiesWork Schedule TypeAlternateWork Schedule

Schedule will vary each quarter dependent on courses the quarterly faculty member is hired to teach.

Posting Date03/22/2018Open Until Further NoticeYesClosing DateScreening to BeginOngoingSpecial Instructions to Applicants

To apply, please send a CV (resume) and cover letter to [email protected] Your cover letter should outline your qualifications and interest in the position.

Job Duties

% of Time100Responsibility / Duty

Teach course(s) assigned for the quarter.

Teaching includes the following additional related responsibilities as defined in the faculty CBA:
o Meet all scheduled classes
o Plan, organize and inform students of the course content, texts, readings, assignments, attendance regulations and methods of evaluation including grading scales
o Schedule and attend office hours
o Turn in grades according to established deadlines

Additionally, all faculty are expected to actively participate in assessment of student learning and to engage in effective teaching.

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        Posted: 12/30/2018
        Application Due: 1/12/2020
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