Lecturer in Engineering

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Job TitleLecturer in EngineeringJob Description Summary, Duties and Responsibilities, Required Qualifications and Preferred Qualifications

APPLICATION DEADLINE: This is an open until filled search. First consideration will be given to applications received by October 15, 2020. Second consideration may be given to applications received by November 15, 2020. Applications received subsequent to second consideration date (November 15, 2020) may not be given full consideration.

This position is a full-time, academic year, non-tenure track position, limited to 06-19-2021 with anticipated academic year renewal. Anticipated start date is January 2021.

The Department of Electrical, Computer, and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Rhode Island invites applications for a full-time Lecturer in Computer Engineering beginning Spring 2021.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The successful candidate will be expected to teach introductory and intermediate computer engineering courses and to teach and/or coordinate computer engineering laboratory courses. This latter role will involve the training/supervision of graduate and undergraduate teaching assistants. The candidate is also expected to teach introductory and intermediate electrical engineering and/or biomedical engineering courses according to the department needs.

The successful candidate will be expected to assist the Department in developing student assessment and course review material for these courses as needed for program review by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).

The courses are expected to be computer systems, digital design (with FPGAs) as well as basic electrical circuits, but the specific assignments will vary according to departmental curricular needs.

The anticipated teaching load is 12 credits per semester.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

1.Ph.D. in Science, Engineering or related field.

2.A minimum of one year of experience teaching lecture and laboratory courses in an ABET accredited electrical or computer engineering program.

3.Demonstrated teaching experience in any two of the following courses: Introduction to Computing Systems; Digital Design with FPGAs and VHDL; and/or, Passive and Active Circuits.

4.Demonstrated proficiency in verbal communication skills.

5.Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills.

6.Demonstrated experience in supervising graduate and/or undergraduate teaching assistants in laboratory courses.

7.Demonstrated proficiency in written communication skills.

8.Demonstrated experience working with diverse groups/populations.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

1.Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team.
2.Demonstrated ability to do research.

ALL REQUIREMENTS ARE SUBJECT TO POSSIBLE MODIFICATION TO REASONABLY ACCOMMODATE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES.

UnionAAUP - American Assoc of Univ ProfessorsStatus Academic Year, Full-time, Non-tenure-track, LimitedEnd Date of Restriction or LimitationDepartmentElec, Computer & Bio EngrContact(s)Contact EmailCampus LocationKingstonGrant FundedExtension Contingent on Funding DateSpecial Instructions to Applicants

Please attach the following 3 (PDF) documents to your online Faculty Employment application:

(#1) Cover letter that describes your interest in the position and your relevant experience as an educator.

(#2) Curriculum vitae, which should include the names and contact information for three professional references.

(#3) A statement describing your teaching philosophy (one page limit).

This one document is “OPTIONAL”, not required: A single scanned document of supporting materials such as teaching evaluations, employment evaluations, student feedback, etc. that are relevant to the position (as one complete document.)

Position Number109717Posting NumberF00209Posting Date08/27/2020Closing DateOpen Until FilledYesQuicklink for Postinghttp://jobs.uri.edu/postings/7370Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
    Supplemental Questions

    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

    1. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Science, Engineering or related field?
      • Yes
      • No
    2. * Do you have a Minimum of one year of experience teaching lecture and laboratory courses in an ABET accredited electrical or computer engineering program?
      • Yes
      • No
    3. * Do you have demonstrated teaching experience in any two of the following courses: Introduction to Computing Systems; Digital Design with FPGAs and VHDL; and/or, Passive and Active Circuits?
      • Yes
      • No
    4. * Do you have demonstrated proficiency in verbal communication skills?
      • Yes
      • No
    5. * Do you have demonstrated strong interpersonal skills?
      • Yes
      • No
    6. * Do you have demonstrated experience in supervising graduate and/or undergraduate teaching assistants in laboratory courses?
      • Yes
      • No
    7. * Do you have demonstrated proficiency in written communication skills?
      • Yes
      • No
    8. * Do you have demonstrated experience working with diverse groups/populations?
      • Yes
      • No
    9. How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
      • Public Job Posting
      • Internal Job Posting
      • Agency Referral
      • Advertisement/Publication
      • Personal Referral
      • Website
      • Other

     

     

     

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