Associate/Full Professor, Chair of Aviation Department
Per Faculty Salary Model
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Note: A background check is required for the selected candidate of
this position and any job offer is contingent on the results of
Candidates must complete an online faculty profile found at
https://jobs.ucmo.edu and apply to position 997582.
Candidates should submit (1) a cover letter that outlines the
applicant’s interest, qualifications, and experience for the
position; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) unofficial transcripts for
all awarded degrees; (4) list three professional references,
including names, address, phone number and email. You are welcome
to include other documentation of teaching effectiveness with the
application. Only completed online faculty profiles with attached
documents will be received for this position.
If contacted for an interview, three (3) formal letters of
reference and official transcripts for all awarded degrees will be
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled. The desired starting date for this
appointment is Jan 2, 2024. This is a 12-month appointment.
Direct inquiries regarding this position to: Dr. Betsy Kreisel at
For information about the online application process, contact Human
Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org or (660)543-4255.
UCM requires that all faculty applicants complete the online
faculty profile. All documents requested must be attached to the
profile at the time of application. Only completed faculty profiles
with attached documents will be accepted for this position.
The University of Central Missouri is an AA/ EEO / ADA employer.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Veteran status and
people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Professional Faculty Hours
Open Until Filled
Applicants selected will be expected to provide leadership to and
serve as the primary representative for all activities and
operations of UCM Department of Aviation. Additionally, the chair
will engage in strong classroom teaching and research activities
appropriate for a university accredited by the AABI as well as
appropriate service activities. The position is open to any
specialist in Aviation.
Education & Formal Training
Master's degree (Specify field(s) of study below), Doctorate degree
(Specify field(s) of study below)
Other Education & Formal Training
Ph.D. in Aviation or a relevant field is preferred. A Master’s
degree and extensive aviation experience is required.
Excellent communication skills and the ability to use a variety of
teaching approaches, possibility including distance
Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge:
Attention to detail, Budget-related skills, Communication skills,
including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a
University environment preferred, Human Relations/Interpersonal
skills, Leadership skills: organization/meeting
facilitation/project leadership, Supervisory skills, including
motivation, delegation of duties, evaluation, etc, Management
and/or administration skills, Ability to manage multiple concurrent
projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality
Other Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge
Physical & Environmental Factors:
Special Working Conditions:
Ability to Keyboard
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Do you understand that the university requires a background
check for this position and that any job offer made to the selected
candidate is contingent upon the results of this check?
(Open Ended Question)
- * Will you now or in the future require employer sponsorship to
acquire or maintain U.S. work authorization?
- Cover Letter
- Documentation of Teaching Effectiveness