Asst Professor - FPPS

Location
Kentucky, United States
Salary
Salary Not specified
Posted
Jan 07, 2021
Employment Level
Administrative
Employment Type
Full Time


Asst Professor - FPPS

Position Number: F00216P
Position Type: Faculty
Position Category: Fulltime Faculty
Driver Classification: Driver
City: Richmond
Division: Academic Affairs/Provost
Department: College of Justice & Safety
Unit: Fire Protect&Para-Medicine Sciences
Contact Person: William Hicks
Funding Source: Institutional

About the College/Department:


Position Summary:
The Department of Fire Protection & Paramedicine Sciences in the Eastern Kentucky University, College of Justice & Safety, seeks to hire a 9 month tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level. This position will have an emphasis in one or more of the following degree programs Fire Protection Administration, Fire and Explosion Investigations, or Fire Protection and Safety Engineering Technology (FPSET). All three degree programs are accredited by the International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC), while the FPSET degree is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). The primary responsibility for the candidate will be teaching undergraduate fire protection related courses online and on campus to a diverse range of students. Excellence in, and a commitment to, teaching are essential. A mix of active research, publication, certification/licensures, experience and public service are also required. A master's degree from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent international institution in a relevant discipline is required; doctorate is preferred. The ideal candidate will have practical documented experience in one or more of the following: Forensic investigation of fires and/or explosion incidents involving gaseous fuels; Fire Protection Engineering or directly related fields; Chief level administration of a multifaceted Fire/Emergency services organization.


Minimum Qualifications:
A master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent international institution in a relevant discipline is required; doctorate is preferred. The ideal candidate will have practical documented experience in one or more of the following: Forensic investigation of fires and/or explosion incidents involving gaseous fuels; Fire Protection Engineering or directly related fields; Chief level administration of a multifaceted Fire/Emergency services organization.


Desired Qualifications:
A master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution or equivalent international institution in a relevant discipline is required; doctorate is preferred. The ideal candidate will have practical documented experience in one or more of the following: Forensic investigation of fires and/or explosion incidents involving gaseous fuels; Fire Protection Engineering or directly related fields; Chief level administration of a multifaceted Fire/Emergency services organization.


Posting Number: F00216P
Number of Vacancies: 1
Job Open Date: 01/07/2021
Application Review Date: 02/08/2021
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions Summary:


AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.


Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.


Document Link:

To apply, visit https://jobs.eku.edu/postings/15557

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