The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science invites applications for one or more full-time (1.0 FTE), 12-month fixed-term, non-tenure track positions as a Project Instructor. The Project Instructor, together with the capstone team, will promote the transition of engineering students into teams and industry-ready engineers including technical, professional, and teamwork preparation. This role will have a pivotal impact on how students perceive the engineering discipline as a whole and how effective they are upon graduation for their future careers. The existing capstone team is searching for multiple individuals with complementary skills to improve the team's offerings and potentially teach other courses within the school. Renewal is at the discretion of the School Head.
The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) is a leader in undergraduate educational innovation. With programs including TekBots, the online Post-Baccalaureate degree in CS, and the Center for Applied Software Solutions (CASS), EECS engages students at all levels for real-world experiences and opportunities. With a strong research strength, teaching coursework is continually improved to respond to the most current needs of industry and academia.
The OSU College of Engineering is committed to being recognized as a national model of inclusivity and collaboration. We strive to develop a community of faculty, students, and staff that is inclusive, collaborative, diverse and centered on student success. As such, we seek applicants who will broaden our capacity to advance student success across individual identities, racial/ethnic categories and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Typically requires Master’s degree in discipline appropriate to the field of teaching/instructional tasks.
Master's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field.
Experience teaching, mentoring and facilitating learners, inside or outside a classroom setting.
Demonstrated skills and one or more years experience in one or more of the following: oProject Management in a management role including implementation and maintenance of the project management process for engineering projects. oComputer Science, including but not limited to software engineering, cloud, and mobile development, security and data science. oElectrical and Computer Engineering, including but not limited to power electronics, sensing, wireless circuits, and design for manufacture.
Demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
Excellent verbal and written English skills
This position is designated as a critical or security-sensitive position; therefore, the incumbent must successfully complete a criminal history check and be determined to be position qualified as per OSU Standard 576-055-0000 et seq. Incumbents are required to self-report convictions and those in youth programs may have additional criminal history checks every 24 months.
Working conditions and the work schedule will vary depending on courses assigned. Some evenings and weekends may be required.
Additional Salary Information: Salary will be commensurate with education and experience
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