Oregon Institute of Technology, a premier public polytechnic university in the Pacific Northwest, and the Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy Department (EERE) invite applications for the position of Visiting Instructor. Oregon Tech is one of the top public regional universities in the western United States and is consistently ranked among the top public universities in the nation by US News & World Report. Oregon Tech offers innovative and rigorous degree programs.
Oregon Tech is a growing university with multiple locations including a rural campus in Klamath Falls, an urban campus in Portland-Metro, and a strong online presence, each offering a variety of undergraduate and Master’s degree programs. Oregon Tech prides itself on delivering a high-quality, hands-on educational experience in a collaborative learning environment distinguished by low student-to-faculty ratios.
Primary responsibilities will include the development and teaching of both courses and laboratories in controls, power systems, and renewable energy. The successful candidate must have expertise in at least one of the following areas related to renewable energy: Microgrids, Photovoltaics, Geothermal Energy, Electric Vehicles, Energy Storage, Wind Energy, and/or Hydroelectric Power. Other responsibilities may be assigned by the department, such as advising and directing student projects, and participating in program development.
Special Instructions to Applicant:
Oregon Tech’s Electrical Engineering and Renewable Energy (EERE) Department is committed to inclusive thought and action in support of our diverse community. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups and all those who share our commitment to inclusivity and passion for the strength of our diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.
Initial review of applications will begin on August 19, 2022. Applications will continue to be accepted after the initial review date until a sufficient applicant pool has been achieved or the position is filled. Therefore, at the discretion of the University, materials received after the initial review date may not receive full consideration.
To apply, visit: https://jobs.oit.edu/postings/5304
Then, upload the following elements to your application.
A cover letter/letter of interest indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for this position.
A curriculum vitae.
A statement of your teaching philosophy.
A statement of your research interests.
A statement of you views on diversity and how to incorporate diversity into education (upload in required document under “other documents” section).
For additional information, please contact: Feng Shi, Search Committee Chair at: email@example.com.
Oregon Tech is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer. The University does not discriminate in access to its educational programs and activities, or with respect to hiring, or the terms and conditions of employment, on the basis of age, color, disability, marital status, national origin, race, religion or creed, sex or gender, gender identity or gender expression, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other basis in law.
Oregon Tech is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Office of Human Resource at 541-885-1028 or firstname.lastname@example.org.