The successful candidate will demonstrate ability to effectively teach undergraduate courses in one or more areas of electrical systems, electromechanical systems, applied energy systems or related area.
Supervision of student project teams, course development, and course and program assessment and improvement are also required faculty responsibilities.
Candidates must be able to work independently and with a diverse team; demonstrate excellent leadership, organizational, and communication skills; and be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment that serves a diverse student population as well as faculty, alumni, and employers. As such, candidates must be able to operate within and help create an inclusive environment that facilitates student learning and development.
The selected candidate will develop and teach courses in electrical, electromechanical, applied energy or related areas.
This position may be either 9 month or 12 month, depending on department and program needs and candidate interest. In some instances, the opportunity exists for the candidate to assume a term appointment as program director in addition to faculty appointment and associated responsibilities.
Typically, administrative responsibilities may represent approximately 15% of time for those duties.
Minimum Experience / Education:
UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned masters and/or terminal degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.
Preferred Education Skills and Experience:
Candidates with a doctorate in Electrical Engineering, Energy, Mechanical or related areas may be considered for appointment as Assistant or Associate Professor of Teaching depending upon overall qualifications and experience.
Candidates with a Master of Science degree in electrical or mechanical engineering, engineering technology, engineering management, systems engineering, or related degree may be considered for appointment as a Lecturer.
Candidates with industry, engineering, construction or safety experience are desired.
Preferred candidates will have professional work experience in engineering design, consulting, or a manufacturing environment. Preferred qualifications include PE or other relevant certification and prior teaching and/or program development experience in electrical, electromechanical or energy area.
UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research institution. Our campus is located in the piedmont of North Carolina, just two hours from the mountains and three hours from the Atlantic Ocean. A large public university with a small college feel, more than 27,200 students consider UNC Charlotte’s 1,000-acre campus their home away from home.