Adjunct Instructor, Department of Engineering Education

Updated: 3 days ago
Location: Cincinnati, OHIO

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You are invited to submit an application to be included in the general pool of candidates from which qualified faculty roles will be filled. The number of positions varies depending on the needs of the department and there is no guarantee that an open position currently exists. Appointments are renewed based on departmental need and teaching performance. Classes may be day or evening. Rank and compensation are based on experience and academic credentials.


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Job Overview

The Department of Engineering Education (DEE), in the College of Engineering and Applied Science (CEAS) at the University of Cincinnati (UC) invites you to apply for a position as a Term-Adjunct.

Essential Functions

DEE is responsible for teaching courses at both the both undergraduate and graduate levels within the College of Engineering and Applied Science. The ideal candidate has: 1) industry or higher education teaching experience; 2) Bachelor’s degree, M.S., or Ph.D. in an engineering discipline or closely related STEM field; and 3) a demonstrated background suitable to teach one, or more, of the following courses:


  • ENED 1020 – Foundations of Engineering (a laboratory course that serves to introduce students to all the fields of engineering)
  • ENED 1090 – Engineering Models I (a MATLAB focused course)
  • ENED 1091 – Engineering Models II (a MATLAB focused course)
  • ENED 1100 - Foundations of Engineering Design Thinking I (a design centered course that builds foundational knowledge of multiple programming tools (e.g., LabVIEW, Python, MATLAB)
  • ENED 1120 - Foundations of Engineering Design Thinking II (a design centered course that builds foundational knowledge of multiple programming tools (e.g., LabVIEW, Python, MATLAB)
  • ENED 3061 – Probability and Statistics I
  • ENED 3066 – Engineering Statistics


Courses other than those listed above may be available to teach at the time of application.

Minimum Requirements

To teach undergraduate courses, a Bachelor’s degree in an engineering discipline (or closely related STEM field) is required. To teach a graduate course, a Ph.D. in an engineering discipline (or closely related STEM field), or a M.S. in an engineering discipline (or closely related STEM field) in an appropriate discipline with 5+ years of professional experience is required.

Application Process

Create Applicant Profile. Apply to REQ #72222 and fill out background history completely, including all education obtained. Attach CV/resume and Cover letter to application.




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 72222 


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