Lecturer / Assistant Professor of TeachingClassification Title:
9-Mo Non-Tenure Track FacultyCollege:
College of Engineering (Col)Department:
Engineering Technology & Construction ManagementPosition Designation:
Permanent - Full-timeMonths per year:
9Primary Purpose of Department:
The Department of Engineering Technology & Construction Management at UNC Charlotte delivers five undergraduate and three graduate programs. The Department delivers undergraduate programs in Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Management, Electrical Engineering Technology, Fire Safety Engineering Technology and Mechanical Engineering Technology. Graduate programs include Construction & Facilities Management, Applied Energy & Electromechanical Systems, and Fire Protection & Administration.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:
The successful candidate will demonstrate ability to effectively teach undergraduate courses and laboratories. Student advising, supervision of student project teams, course assessment and other administrative assignments are also required duties.
Candidates must be able to work independently and with a diverse team; demonstrate excellent leadership, organizational, and communication skills; and be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment that serves a diverse student population as well as faculty, alumni, and employers. As such, candidates must be able to operate within and help create an inclusive environment that facilitates student learning and development.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:
Candidates must have a Master of Science degree in engineering, engineering technology, engineering management, construction management or science, or related degree. Candidates with industry, engineering design or project management experience are desired.
Preferred candidates will have professional work experience in an engineering or construction position. Preferred qualifications include professional engineering licensure (or EI), an earned doctorate, prior teaching experience, and/or other relevant certifications and licenses.Necessary Licenses/Certifications:
NoneSpecial Notes to Applicants:
The successful candidate will demonstrate ability to effectively teach undergraduate courses and laboratories in the Civil
Engineering Technology and/or Construction Management undergraduate program(s) or the Mechanical Engineering
Technology program in the department.
Typically, lecturers teach the equivalent of four course sections per semester, balanced with other assigned responsibilities which may include one or more of the following duties: laboratory supervision / continuous improvement of one or more of the laboratories, on- and off-campus recruiting, summer orientation and registration, assessment and reporting, and/or academic advising. Appointment may be 9-month or 12-month depending upon department needs. Expected start date is August 1, 2021.
We welcome candidates whose experience and professional activities have prepared them to contribute to the university’s commitment to diversity.Job Open Date:
06/25/2021Open Until Filled:
YesDate Review of Applications will Begin: