Adjunct Instructor

Potsdam, NY
Sep 11, 2019
Position Type
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Details

Position Information

Job TitleAdjunct InstructorPosting NumberFac 2014000687FLSAExemptLevelFull-time/ Part-timePart-timeIs this a temporary Position?Yes Position Summary Information

Job Description Summary

Clarkson University is the nationally ranked research institution of choice for more than 3,400 enterprising, high-ability undergraduate and graduate students who launch remarkably successful careers.

The Capital Region Campus at Clarkson University invites applications for the position of Adjunct Faculty in the Mechanical Engineering Program (Turbine). Candidates must have experience teaching university-level courses in mechanical engineering particularly in areas involving turbine engineering and combustion fundamentals. The ideal candidate will also have interdisciplinary engineering experience involving turbine thermodynamic cycles, design, maintenance, and operations as well as combustion processes and their relation to turbines. The successful candidate is expected to have a passion for technical education.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum qualifications include a Masters degree in area of interest, established higher education experience.

Preferred Qualifications

Doctoral degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Professional experience with turbine engineering research, design, operations, or maintenance and technical knowledge of combustion processes and applications. Previous training experience is highly desired.

Physical Demands

Ability to complete essential classroom functions. Clarkson is committed to complying with the guidelines set forth under the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Posting Detail Information

Open Date09/10/2019Close DateOpen Until FilledYesSpecial Instructions for this Posting

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Your references will be contacted if you make it to the phone interview stage.

An equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Clarkson University actively seeks and encourages applications from minorities, women and people with disabilities.

All offers of employment are subject to the applicant successfully passing a background check (including, but not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, and criminal records).

Reference Request Details

Maximum Number of Reference Letters3Minimum Number of Reference Letters1Posting Specific Questions

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  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
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  2. * What is the highest level of completed education that you currently hold?
    • Highschool Diploma/GED
    • Associates Degree
    • Bachelors Degree
    • Masters Degree
    • ABD (all but disertation)
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Documents Needed To ApplyRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. List of References
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