Department Chair – Aerospace, Industrial, and Mechanical
Engineering, Full-time, Tenure track
The College of Engineering at California Baptist University, an
evangelical Christian university affiliated with the California
Southern Baptist Convention, invites applications for a full-time
tenure-track position in the Department of Aerospace, Industrial,
and Mechanical Engineering ( AIM ) beginning July 1, 2021. In
addition to faculty responsibilities, a qualified candidate will
perform Chair administration duties that include, but are not
limited to, leading the faculty within AIM department, develop and
implement the strategic long term plan for the department, assist
in the recruitment of students and industry advisors, evaluate and
monitor faculty and adjunct instruction, and participate in
University events. The individual will have a good command of
English, will be committed to the excellence in undergraduate and
graduate teaching in both lecture and laboratory environments, and
have a passion for teaching and working with students.
Additionally, interest and experience in leading teams of students
in cross-cultural settings, joining in the development of
curriculum and laboratories, and working with industry partners is
preferred. The successful candidate will be expected to support the
mission of California Baptist University. For more information
about specific requirements, please contact Dr. Phil van Haaster,
current Department Chair of AIM at email@example.com. An
application for the position must be submitted electronically
through the University’s website at www.calbaptist.edu/faculty.
Applicants should submit the following documentation in support of
their application: a Curriculum Vitae or resume and a statement of
their teaching philosophy.
A PhD in a closely related field is required.
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching a wide
range of courses within College of Engineering.
State and Federal law permit California Baptist University to
discriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill its
purpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to either
State or Federal law.
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Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- * Are you a Christian?
- * Do you attend church regularly?
- If no, please explain (required):
(Open Ended Question)
- * Are you both familiar with and not in conflict with the
fundamental doctrines and practices of the California Southern
Baptist Convention as stated in the Baptist Faith and Message dated
June 14, 2000? (Please see above link for more information)
- Yes (I am familiar and not in conflict)
- No (I am in conflict or not familiar)
- Christian Experience Essay
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter
- Letter of Reference 2
- Letter of Reference 3