POOL - Lecturer - Engineering and Project Management

Updated: 9 months ago
Location: Edwards, MISSISSIPPI
Deadline: The position may have been removed or expired!


Engineering and Project Mgmt

Position Overview

Engineering Management and Project Management Programs invite qualified scholars and professionals with experience in engineering, engineering management or project management to submit applications that will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool for consideration for part time lecturer positions. A lecturer teaches a graduate level course and must possess an advanced terminal degree. Lecturers report to the director of the Engineering Management and Project Management Programs.

To learn more about courses offered through the Engineering Management Program see http://emgt.ku.edu/current-student/courses , and for the Project Management Program see https://edwardscampus.ku.edu/pmgt-program-details#mepm .

The successful candidate must have appropriate authorization to work in the U.S. before employment begins. Any employment with the University of Kansas is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check. Appointments are one semester, renewable and subject to review and funding. Work location is at the KU Edwards Campus in Overland Park, Kansas. Applications will be accepted throughout the year.

Job Description

40% - Plans, prepares and presents lectures for one graduate course in engineering management or project management based on an approved course syllabus. Instruction is typically one evening per week (3 credit hours).

40% - Develops assignments, projects and exams. Supervises projects, evaluates student work and provides feedback to students. Maintains office hours as necessary to meet students’ needs. Courses are typically offered in classrooms and often include distance students.

20% - Maintains technologies, including a learning management system, a classroom lecture recording system, and a system for live inclusion of distance students.

Required Qualifications

  • Earned master’s degree in engineering, engineering management, project management or a master’s degree in a closely related discipline.
  • Minimum of five years of professional experience and at least two years of supervisory experience.

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Doctorate level degree in engineering, engineering management, project management or a closely related field.
  • Evidence of prior success in teaching, preferably at the graduate level (e.g., course evaluations, supervisor ratings).
  • Experience with a learning management system, a classroom lecture recording system and a system for live inclusion of distance students.
  • For project management lecturers, evidence of PMP certification.

  • Contact Information to Applicants

    Jennifer Mellenbruch / Office Administrator / jmellenbruch@ku.edu / 913-897-8495

    Additional Candidate Instruction

    Specific Application Instructions for this Pool: A complete application will include the online electronic application, cover letter, curriculum vitae/resume, three references and evidence of professional experience and/or teaching experience.

    Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

    Application Review Begins


    Work Location

    Univ of Kansas Edwards Campus

    Advertised Salary Range

    $6,000 per course, per semester


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