Adjunct Instructor of Engineering Computational Methods

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Category:: Faculty
Department:: Engineering and Computer Science
Locations:: York, PA
Posted:: Sep 9, 2020
Closes:: Oct 15, 2020 - 11:59 PM EDT
Type:: Part-time

About York College of Pennsylvania:

York College of Pennsylvania,, is a private-sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 60 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master's programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing. The College has an enrollment of over 4000 full time, over 500 part time undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students from 33 states and 37 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Job Description:

Adjunct Instructor of Engineering Computational Methods will be responsible to teach one or more sections of EGR150 (Computational Methods in Engineering) course for the Spring 2020 semester. This course introduces students to methods for solving physics and engineering problems using industry-standard software packages, such as Matlab and Excel. Students learn basic programming skills and develop algorithms to solve problems in a variety of engineering disciplines. Fundamentals of generating plots suitable for a variety of purposes in engineering reports are reviewed. Students also learn various computational techniques, such as matrix solution of a system of linear equations, Newton's method for roots of arbitrary functions and the trapezoid rule for numerical integration. Students will also develop and implement their own algorithms to solve problems. This course meets twice a week for 110 minutes each lesson.


A ideal candidate will have a graduate degree in an engineering or related field, as well as either teaching experience, industrial experience, or both. Those with a strong background in Matlab programming are encouraged to apply.

Additional Information:

York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should electronically submit a cover letter, resume or curriculum vita and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin October 15, 2020. Applications should be received by October 15, 2020.





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Posted: 9/10/2020
Application Due: 10/15/2020
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