Associate Professor of Practice, Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology Program (NTT)
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Akron is seeking applicants for a full-time non-tenure track (NTT) faculty position in our ETAC of ABET accredited Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology program at the Associate Professor of Practice rank beginning Fall Semester of 2021. The primary focus of this position is teaching and preparing graduates for professional careers. Research is not required.
The selected candidate will develop, revise and deliver lecture and laboratory courses in Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology at both the associate and baccalaureate levels to day and evening students. Additional duties include: updating and maintaining laboratories and equipment; maintaining technical currency; actively participating in University, college, department, and program committee work; assessment/accreditation responsibilities; student recruitment.
A Bachelor of Science in either Electrical Engineering or Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology; a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering OR a closely related master’s degree; five years of relevant and verifiable teaching experience; three years of relevant and verifiable industrial experience; and outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
Must have a passion for the profession and the ability to teach in a wide variety of Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology courses in the following areas: Fundamental DC & AC Circuit Analysis, Fundamental and Advanced Electronic Theory & Applications, Digital Circuits, Electronic Communications, Virtual Instrumentation & Data Acquisition and Computer Simulations in Electronic Engineering Technology, and Capstone courses in Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology.
Professional engineering license; experience with ETAC of ABET accreditation process; experience with curriculum and program management; and experience teaching Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology courses in the following areas: Fundamental DC & AC Circuit Analysis, Fundamental and Advanced Electronic Theory & Applications, Digital Circuits, Electronic Communications, Virtual Instrumentation and Data Acquisition, Computer Simulations in Electronic Engineering Technology, and Capstone courses in Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology.
Every aspect of modern life is influenced by electrical and computer engineers. They design and maintain systems ranging from massive power grids and global communications networks to tiny integrated circuits inside computers and personal electronics.
The University of Akron offers world-class electrical and
computer engineering degree programs and electrical and electronic
engineering technology degree programs that prepare students for
exciting careers in the field. For more information, please see
About University of Akron:
As one of the largest employers in the region, The University of Akron is creating a community and workforce committed to making a difference in the lives of our students and in the region. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package to qualified candidates who are passionate about shaping and inspiring the next generation of thinkers, experts, artists, and leaders.
The salary range for this position is commensurate with
experience and qualifications. We offer a competitive compensation
and comprehensive benefits package.
Open until filled, however, review of applicants will begin June
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