Adjunct Instructor, Civil & Architectural Engineering & Mechanics

Posting Number:

req4030

Department:

Civil Arch Engr and Mechanics

Department Website Link:

https://caem.engineering.arizona.edu/

Medical Sub-Speciality:

Location:

Main Campus

Address:

Tucson, AZ USA

Position Highlights:

The Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering and Mechanics invites applications for an adjunct faculty position to teach the course CE 463/563 Traffic Flow and Capacity Analysis. Discussion and analysis of major topics include: basic properties of traffic flows; nature and cause of traffic congestion; traffic data collection and analysis; traffic flow theories and solutions for traffic congestion; concepts and analysis of capacity in an urban highway transportation system; analytical and simulation-based approaches to analyze and improve transportation system capacity and efficiency. Classes begin January 13th and run through May 6th with final examinations the week of May 7-13th. Successful candidate will be required to submit copies of transcripts and/or diploma.

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Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Duties and responsibilities include three hours of lecture per week for approximately 5 weeks of the course. The course syllabus will be approved by the department head
  • Instructor must be accessible by students in office hours that may meet on campus or via
    phone/Zoom for 3 hours per week during their instructional period
  • Instructor will be responsible for preparing and delivering all lectures and development and
    grading of homework, projects and examinations
  • Instructor is responsible for entering grades into the UA online system

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Selected candidate will hold a PhD in Civil Engineering or Transportation Engineering
  • Must have experience teaching at the university level

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong educational and work/research experience in traffic flow and analysis
  • Preference to having taught this or a similar course

Rank :

Tenure Information:

FLSA:

Exempt

Full Time/Part Time:

Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week:

8

Job FTE:

0.20

Work Calendar:

Academic

Job Category:

Faculty

Benefits Eligible:

No Benefits

Rate of Pay:

$7,500

Compensation Type:

Per Course

Type of criminal background check required::

Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies:

1

Target Hire Date:

Expected End Date:

Contact Information for Candidates:

Dr. Dominic L. Boccelli, Department Head Civil and Architectural Engineering and Mechanics
[email protected]

Open Date:

1/20/2021

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Documents Needed to Apply:

Resume and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution and a Native American/Alaska Native-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

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