Teaching Assistant ProfessorClassification Title:
9-Mo Non-Tenure Track FacultyCollege:
College of Engineering (Col)Department:
Electrical and Computer EngineeringPosition Designation:
Permanent - Full-timeMonths per year:
9Primary Purpose of Department:
The ECE Department’s mission is to develop human and intellectual resources in all disciplines of Electrical and Computer Engineering and their applications in order to foster technological, economic, and social growth in the Charlotte region, the state of North Carolina, the nation, and beyond.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research university and has an enrollment of approximately 28,000 undergraduate and graduate students. UNC Charlotte is located in the state’s largest metropolitan area and is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC system. Charlotte is ranked by numerous publications as one the best places to live in the U.S. and over a million people reside within Charlotte’s borders, approximately 2 million within the metro area, and 7 million within a 100-mile radius. Charlotte is home to 292 of the top Fortune 500 companies and more than 340 foreign firms. Charlotte is the largest city in North Carolina and has been ranked as one of the best business locations in the U.S., being the second largest financial center in the U.S. with a historically strong energy, manufacturing, health care and logistics/distribution industries.Vacancy Open to:
All CandidatesDescription of Work:
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte recognizes the differentiation of mission, goals, and objectives inherent in the diversity of disciplines represented by its colleges and departments. Thus, the Job Responsibilities and Essential Functions for Non-Tenure Track Faculty should be interpreted in the context of the related departmental and collegiate teaching goals.
Teaching – Faculty responsibilities and essential functions with respect to teaching may include but are not limited to: subject matter competence, course design, course presentation, and grading student work.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Applicants must be able to teach undergraduate computer engineering courses and labs. Typical courses include computer programming in C++, digital logic, computer organization, and embedded systems. The applicants must be able to actively contribute to undergraduate curriculum development activities and advising. Candidates with educational research experience are especially encouraged to apply.Minimum Experience/Education:
UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned masters and/or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.Preferred Education, Skills and Experience:
A PhD in computer engineering, electrical engineering or equivalent degree is desired; a Master’s degree in computer engineering or electrical engineering with a minimum of five years’ experience may be considered.Special Notes to Applicants:
Applicants will need to submit the following documents:
1) Cover Letter
2) Curriculum Vitae
3) Statement of teaching philosophy
4) Contact information of at least three references
Review of applications will begin in September 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.
Candidates with teaching and/or educational research experience are especially encouraged to apply.
Candidates having demonstrated ability to contribute to diversity initiatives are encouraged to apply. The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution.
The candidate chosen for this position will be required to provide an official transcript of their highest degree earned.
The candidate chosen for this position will be subject to a criminal background check.Job Open Date:
06/24/2021Open Until Filled:
YesDate Review of Applications will Begin:
09/01/2021Proposed Hire Date: