Adjunct Faculty - Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
Job no: 494540
Work type: Temporary part time
Location: Glassboro, New Jersey
Categories: Faculty - College of Engineering
Rowan University is a Carnegie-classified Doctoral University (Moderate Research Activity) with approximately 19,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven academic colleges and five schools—the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment—with an Honors College that spans across disciplines. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 90 public research universities and the 7th fastest growing research institution in the nation. Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE) at Rowan University invites
applications for adjunct faculty positions.
With dramatic increase in undergraduate and graduate enrollment, and a new building that allows us to expand, the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department (www.rowan.edu/ece) at Rowan University is growing. To support this robust growth, we seek energetic and innovative teacher-scholars, committed to excellence in engineering education to join our dedicated family of faculty members. The successful candidates will be responsible for teaching innovative and project-based courses in the electrical and computer engineering curriculum. Applicants with expertise in all fundamental areas of electrical and computer engineering are invited to apply, including digital and embedded systems, computer architecture, circuits, electronics, VLSI design, control systems, signal processing, communication systems, electromagnetics and power systems. The Department greatly values experiential and project-based learning, integrating emerging topics and technologies into the curriculum, and provides an outstanding and state-of-the-art array of equipment, instrument, rapid prototyping, fabrication and computational resources to support such activities. Our dedication to project-based learning is reflected in our curriculum, as all our courses have lab/project components. As a result, we seek individuals who share this dedication, has the skills and passion to develop innovative hands-on lab projects or other experiential learning activities using appropriate modern tools, and the ability to integrate such projects / activities into the course content.
Applicants must have earned at least a Master of Science degree, preferably a PhD, in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related discipline. Strong communications skills, the ability to work with multi-disciplinary student and faculty teams, and ability to teach in a project based setting are essential. The appointment is part-time, non tenure-track, with renewable contracts, based on performance, departmental needs and university and budgetary approvals.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.
For full consideration, applications should include the below listed items, assembled in the following order in a single PDF file:
- a cover letter summarizing qualifications and the applicant’s interest in the position
- current and detailed CV,
- statement of teaching interests (including the list of courses the applicant feels most qualified to teach, as well as teaching philosophy)
- names and contact information for three references.
- unofficial transcripts
Please name the file as (Your_Last_Name)_Application.pdf.
- Optionally, additional relevant documentation (such as student evaluations, innovative curricular components developed by the applicant, etc.) may be submitted in an Appendix as a separate file, named (Your_Last_Name)_Appendix.pdf. The application must be submitted through our online application system. https://jobs.rowan.edu/en-us/job/494540/adjunct-faculty-electrical-computer-engineering-department
Questions can be directed to [email protected], Dr. Robi Polikar, Department Head, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering. Additional departmental information can be found at http://www.rowan.edu/ece
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations. All applicants must have appropriate legal status to work in the United States.
Advertised: Jan 17 2020 Eastern Standard Time