Michigan, United States
Salary Not specified
May 14, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Electrical & Computer Engineering
China Programs Full-Time Instructor Faculty Position

The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Detroit Mercy College of Engineering and Science invites applicants for multiple full-time non-tenure track China Program instructor positions in Electrical and Computer Engineering beginning in August 2021. The annual appointments are renewable based on performance reviews. An earned doctorate in Electrical Engineering, or a related field, strong communications skills, and commitment to excellence in teaching are required. Instructors will teach classes to support Department programs in China and may teach in the United States at Detroit Mercy. Overseas teaching assignments currently range from two to twelve weeks in length.

The successful candidate will be an effective and enthusiastic student-centered teacher, engaging in best practices for active learning and student success, with a demonstrated commitment to supporting a diverse population of students. Instructors are expected to teach undergraduate courses and laboratories and supervise projects in electrical and computer engineering with a focus in electrical engineering and robotics. The department offers international programs in Electrical Engineering and Robotics and Mechatronic Systems Engineering.

Michigan's largest, most comprehensive private University, the University of Detroit Mercy is an independent Jesuit-Mercy Catholic institution of higher education sponsored by the Society of Jesus and the Religious Sisters of Mercy. The university seeks qualified candidates who will contribute to the University's mission, diversity and excellence of its academic community. The University of Detroit Mercy is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer with a culturally diverse faculty and student body and welcomes persons of all races and backgrounds.

Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, diversity statement, and statement of teaching philosophy, and should include contact information for three references.
Interested candidates should apply by visiting https://www.udmercy.edu/faculty-staff/hr/jobs.php

Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.