Faculty, Assistant Professor, Mechatronics

Orem, Utah County / Vineyard, Utah County
Aug 04, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Designs and teaches courses in Mechatronics. Plans, prepares, and follows an approved course of study with measurable objectives. Prepares instructional materials, including instructional packets, syllabi, tests, handouts, electronic presentations, visual aids, etc. Instructs, manages, and supervises students, individually and in groups, in the classroom using lectures, discussions, demonstrations, field trips, or other appropriate methods. Evaluates instruction and learning through written, verbal, practical, and performance testing. Maintains a student centered approach to education.

Graduation with a doctorate from an accredited institution or the highest degree appropriate in the field of specialization with a demonstrated record of achievement in teaching, academic research, and service. Normally will have produced creative work, professional writing or research in refereed and other professional journals. Must have experience assessing student learning capabilities and learning styles and understand how to develop curriculum of assigned courses.

Utah Valley University (UVU) is a student-centered teaching institution dedicated to building communities of engaged learners. Being part of something greater, serving a larger mission of discovery and student engaged learning — that's the heart of what drives people to work at UVU. In some way, great or small, every person here helps to advance the Unique Mission of our institution. Our goal in Human Resources is to ensure that the University is an “Employer of Choice” and as such we are committed to continuous improvement, and to an employee population that represents the diverse communities in which we operate.

UVU is located in Orem, Utah with satellite campuses in the north and south ends of Utah County, Wasatch County, and the Provo Airport. At UVU, benefit eligible employees enjoy: waived undergraduate resident tuition for themselves and dependents; employer paid retirement program; competitive medical and dental insurance; life insurance; 12 paid holidays per year; a generous leave policy; and discounts for university events and local businesses. Visit http://www.uvu.edu/hr/benefits/index.htmlfor more benefits information.

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