Lecturer - Industrial Engineering Technology

Georgia, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 13, 2020
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Physics, Astronomy, Geosciences, & Engineering Technology in the College of Science & Mathematics seeks applicants for a non-tenure track faculty position at the rank of Lecturer for the new B.S. Degree Program in Engineering Technology with a concentration in Industrial Engineering Technology beginning August 1, 2021. The selected candidate will be responsible for teaching courses in their area of expertise and participating in service at the department, college, and university levels.

The department is home to the newly-created B.S. Degree Program of Engineering Technology, which has a concentration in Industrial  Engineering Technology. The department is also home to the Engineering Studies program which is a two-year transfer program which provides a pathway for students to transition to the four-year engineering degree programs at Georgia Institute of Technology or other engineering programs in Georgia. For more information on the department visit https://www.valdosta.edu/phy/.

Valdosta State University is proud to have a highly diverse student body, and we are seeking to recruit and retain outstanding candidates who exhibit a clear commitment to diversity and inclusion and who will enhance the diversity of our faculty and staff. 


The successful candidate is expected to teach 15 credit hours of courses in Industrial Engineering Technology, Introductory courses of Engineering, Trig-based Physics, as well as others classes related to their area of expertise in Industrial Engineering Technology.  

 Required Qualifications:

  • Earned Masters degree or Ph.D. in the field of Industrial Engineering, Industrial Engineering Technology, or closely-related field; 
  • Demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching and learning, as well as scholarship; 
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A record of effective teaching appropriate to the applicant’s career stage that includes online teaching;
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative setting;
  • A record of mentoring students of diverse backgrounds.

Online application is required and should be submitted by November 12, 2021 at https://www.valdosta.edu/administration/finance-admin/human-resources/employment-opportunities.php.  For more information contact Dr. Paul Vincent by phone (229-333-5752) or email (pvincent@valdosta.edu).  

Valdosta State University is an Equal Opportunity educational institution and has a strong institutional commitment to diversity and inclusion. In that spirit, we are particularly interested in receiving applications from a broad spectrum of people, including, but not limited to minorities and individuals with disabilities. Valdosta State University has a non-discrimination policy that includes sex, race, color, sexual orientation, religion, age, marital status, national origin, disability, and veteran status.