MCLA is a small, nationally ranked, public liberal arts college
committed to excellence in teaching and learning within a
supportive and inclusive community. As a 2021 Top Ten Public
College, classes are taught by faculty who care deeply about
teaching and helping their students thrive. MCLA is ranked 21st
nationally as a Top Performer on Social Mobility with nearly 93% of
our graduates securing competitive employment or accepted by some
of the best graduate programs in the country. MCLA values a culture
of undergraduate teaching and research that embraces high-impact
educational practices across the curriculum, including internships,
study away, and independent research. Located in the Berkshires of
Massachusetts, an area known for its mountain ranges, hiking
trails, and panoramic views, MCLA's North Adams campus benefits
from a vibrant creative community and a booming regional
The Computer Science Department at MCLA invites applications for a
full-time, nine-month, tenure-track Assistant Professor of
Electrical Engineering to begin on September 1, 2022.
The successful candidate will teach courses in the electrical
engineering concentration, including analog and digital circuit
design, signals and systems, robotics, and communications.
Reflecting MCLA's ongoing commitment to diversity, equity, and
inclusion to the curriculum, priority will be given to candidates
whose teaching is informed by culturally responsive pedagogy and an
intersectional understanding of race, human sexuality, and
Additional responsibilities include advising students,
participating in committees, and mentoring student research. There
are opportunities for additional program and course development
related to the candidate's research and teaching interests.
Earned doctorate in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering,
or another related field. Candidates who are ABD with a firm date
of completion will be considered.
Previous successful teaching experience, with a preference for
experience teaching in multiple formats including face-to-face,
hybrid, and online.
Demonstrated competence in working in cross-cultural and
diverse educational and/or industry environments.
Demonstrated commitment to undergraduate teaching and fostering
Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts is committed to a policy of
nondiscrimination and affirmative action in its educational
programs, activities, and employment practices. The college
complies with all federal, state, and local laws and regulations
advancing equal employment. Applicants who will enrich the
diversity of the campus community are strongly encouraged to apply.
It is the policy of Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts that all
employees be vaccinated against COVID-19 before they begin
employment. Proof of the COVID-19 vaccine is required of all
individuals hired by MCLA, to be verified after an offer of
employment has been made, and as part of the background check
process. Prospective employees may submit a request for exemption
based on a religious and/or medical basis, to Human
Applicants should electronically submit a cover letter, curriculum
vitae, teaching and research statement, unofficial graduate
transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. In addition,
Applicants should include a separate document describing how they
would contribute to MCLA's commitment to an anti-racist and
socially just community.
Full consideration will be given to applications received by
January 31st, 2022, but additional applications may be considered
until the position is filled.
Interested candidates must apply electronically by clicking on the
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