Part-Time Faculty School of Computing and Engineering: Civil Engineering - Spring 2024

Employer
Quinnipiac University
Location
Connecticut, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Start date
Jul 19, 2023

Job Details



Overview:

The School of Computing and Engineering at Quinnipiac University seeks highly qualified applicants who are committed to excellence in teaching for part-time faculty openings in Civil and Mechanical Engineering for the Spring of 2024 semester and beyond. The school is experiencing steady enrollment growth and desires to develop and maintain a pool of candidates should additional part-time openings arise.

About the School/Program:
The School of Computing and Engineering became the ninth school at Quinnipiac University on July 1, 2016 (then the School of Engineering). The school offers degrees in civil, industrial, mechanical and software engineering, and computer science. Housed in the newly renovated Communications, Computing and Engineering, the school features newly constructed and outfitted laboratories, and classrooms. Dedicated to providing a first-rate engineering learning experience for our students, the school focuses on high-quality instruction, and offers hands-on training, applied learning opportunities and meaningful student-faculty relationships.

About Quinnipiac:
Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational, institution located 90 minutes north of New York City and two hours from Boston. The university enrolls 9,000 students in more than 130 degree programs through its Schools of Business, Communications, Education, Computing and Engineering, Health Sciences, Law, Medicine, Nursing and the College of Arts and Sciences. Quinnipiac is recognized by U.S. News & World Report and Princeton Review’s “The Best 388 Colleges.” The university is in the midst of program expansion and renewal for both traditional and adult learners, attraction of diverse communities, development of innovative corporate partnerships and construction of an ambitious set of capital projects. For more information, please visit qu.edu. Connect with Quinnipiac on Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok and X.

Responsibilities:

The current spring semester openings are in day and early evening on-ground sections (some flexibility regarding offering time is possible) for the following courses:
  • CER 300 – Special Topics (3 credits) – This course is intended to be a technical elective for third and fourth year students in the major. Subject matter may vary and for the fall would include topics related to environmental engineering, water resources, or closely related subjects. Consideration may be given for course offerings in transportation, construction management, and drafting (AutoCAD/Revit). Other topic areas may be considered at the discretion of the program director.
Additional openings for the spring semester and beyond include the following course offerings:
  • MER 210 (engineering mechanics/statics)
  • MER 220 (mechanics of materials)
  • CER 350 and CER 350L (Hydrology/Hydraulic Design)
Additional course and curriculum information may be found at:

academic catalog: https://catalog.qu.edu/courses-undergraduate/mer/

Education Requirements:

A minimum of a Master’s degree in Engineering or a related field is preferred, although consideration will be given to excellent candidates who possess practical experience or professional licensure.

Qualifications:
  • Teaching experience at the university level is preferred
  • Commitment to contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Quinnipiac University is considering only those applicants who have valid authorization to work in the United States. Quinnipiac University does not sponsor employment based visas for this position.

TO APPLY:

Applications must be submitted electronically and include a cover letter indicating your interest and qualification for the position along with your teaching availability in terms of days of the week and times for the semester, curriculum vitae or resume and the names and contact information for three references on the application form. Reference letters will only be required at the interview stage.

Consideration of candidates will begin immediately and may continue as long as teaching sections remain open.

Quinnipiac University has a strong commitment to the principles and practices of diversity and inclusion throughout the University community and welcomes candidates who enhance that diversity.

Quinnipiac University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Advertised: July 18, 2023 Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close:

Company

Quinnipiac is a private, coeducational university in Hamden, CT where students engage in an educational experience that’s both personal and challenging from faculty who care deeply about student outcomes. We offer a diverse range of programs and courses, including our industry-leading dual-degree programs, to approximately 6,000 undergraduate and 2,700 graduate, law and medical students.

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