POOL - Lecturer - Engineering and Project Management

Updated: about 18 hours ago
Location: Edwards, MISSISSIPPI

12336BR

Engineering and Project Mgmt


Position Overview

The Department of Engineering Management invites qualified scholars and professionals with experience in engineering and project management to submit applications that will be reviewed by the faculty and placed in a pool for consideration for part time (regular or temporary) teaching positions as they are needed. Lecturers teach graduate level courses and must possess an advanced terminal degree. This position reports to the Assistant Dean of Engineering and Project Management Program.

Appointments are one semester, renewable, subject to review and funding. 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.

Work location is at the KU Edwards Campus, located in Overland Park, Kansas.  To learn more about the Edwards Campus visit http://edwardscampus.ku.edu .


Job Description

50% Plans, prepares and presents lectures for one or more graduate courses in engineering and project management based on the approved course syllabi.  Instruction is typically one class per evening (3 credit hours), one evening per week/ one course per semester.

50% Develops assignments, evaluates student work, supervises projects as appropriate to the course, provides feedback to students, and grades student projects and exams. Maintains office hours as necessary to meet student’s needs.


Required Qualifications

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

  • Preferred Qualifications

  • Doctorate level degree in engineering or a closely related field.
  • Evidence of prior success in teaching, preferable at the graduate level (e.g., course evaluations, supervisor ratings).
  • Five or more years of supervisory experience in engineering, project management or relevant field.

  • 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, 3 references, and evidence of professional experience and/or teaching experience.

    Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.


    Application Review Begins

    15-Oct-2018


    Work Location

    Univ of Kansas Edwards Campus


    Advertised Salary Range

    $6,000 per course


    Disclaimer

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