Posting Number PG191177EP
Internal Recruitment No
Working Title AI Academy Assistant Instructor
Anticipated Hiring Range $70,000 - $90,000
Work Schedule Work hours will be 1:00 PM to 10:00 PM Monday through Thursday
and four hours per week on Saturday between 8:00 AM and 6:00 PM EST.
Job Location Raleigh, NC
Department Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education
About the Department
The NC State College of Education leads the way in North Carolina in preparing
professionals, conducting research, and engaging communities to improve
educational outcomes for all learners across the state and beyond. With two-
thirds of its faculty grant active and over 120 funded research projects
totaling over $90-plus million, the college ranks No. 1 in education research
productivity in North Carolina and among the Top 5% of colleges of education
in the nation. During the 2018-2019 fiscal year, the faculty had half of their
proposals funded and brought in over $30 million in new funded research. They
address society's most pressing educational challenges and convert their
research to action and innovative solutions that transform teaching and
learning environments across the lifespan, with particular strengths in
improving technology-enhanced learning and teaching in STEM education and
literacy; anti-racism education, increasing diversity, equity and access in
education; and innovating leadership development.
The entire college is engaged in a transformative process to become ananti-
racist organization. It is composed of three academic departments: Educational
Leadership, Policy, and Human Development; Science, Technology, Engineering,
and Mathematics Education; and Teacher Education and Learning Sciences, with
approximately 130 faculty members and 90 support and professional staff. The
college's 1,800 undergraduate and graduate students study across 50-plus
degree programs that deliver highly-engaged and personalized academic
experiences that prepare them to lead in the field of education. The college
is also home to the Friday Institute for Educational Innovation and the
proposed Belk Center for Community College Leadership and Research.
The Department of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Education
emphasizes exemplary teaching, scholarship, and service in the context of a
university education. With a primary emphasis on improving schools and
society, the Department prepares quality educators for middle, secondary, and
post-secondary school science, technology, engineering, mathematics, graphic
communications, and informal settings. In addition, the Department offers a
Graphic Communication Concentration (non-teaching) and several minors,
including Technology, Engineering, and Education licensure track and a
Technical Graphic Communications track for industry. The Department also has
programs preparing professionals for leadership at the master's and doctoral
The AI Academy is funded by the Department of Labor and is a four-year program
with the goal of training 5,000 new people to enter the workforce in
artificial intelligence and data science.
Essential Job Duties
The AI Academy Assistant Instructor will serve as lead facilitator for the
four workforce development training courses offered by the program. This will
include co-planning with NCSU faculty for the training courses, leading
delivery of content in workshop sessions, providing individual and group
support for building skills, meeting with participants, scoring participant
work, meeting with potential participants and interacting with partnering
Duties include but are not limited to the following.
Leading multiple sections of the AIA course workshops;
Facilitating small group breakout sessions;
Providing support to participants during virtual help sessions;
Scoring participant work each week;
Providing feedback to participants;
Supporting participants with remediation and alternate assignments;
Meeting with potential participants;
Interacting with partnering organizations;
Attending program meetings;
Other duties as assigned.
This will be a position that will require working evenings and Saturdays.
We are interested in every qualified candidate who is eligible to work in
the United States. However, we are not able to sponsor visas for this
Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Education and Experience
Masters degree in computer science with emphasis in artificial
intelligence or masters degree in education with emphasis and/or at least
12 hours coursework in computer science.
At least one year of experience as a course instructor.
Degrees must be received from an appropriately accredited institution.
Other Required Qualifications
Proficient in programming using Python
Excellent communication skills
Ph.D. in computer science with an emphasis in artificial intelligence
Experience as an instructor of computer science coursework at an
institution of higher education
Required License(s) or Certification(s)
Valid NC Driver's License required No
Commercial Driver's License required No
Job Open Date 09/08/2021
Anticipated Close Date Open until filled.
Special Instructions to Applicants
In addition to your application please submit a resume / CV, cover letter, and
the contact information for three (3) professional references.
Position Number 00108526
Position Type EHRA Non-Faculty
Full Time Equivalent (FTE) (1.0 = 40 hours/week) 1.00 FTE
Appointment 12 Month Recurring
Mandatory Designation - Adverse Weather Non Mandatory - Adverse Weather
Mandatory Designation - Emergency Events Non Mandatory - Emergency Event
Is this position partially or fully funded on ARRA stimulus monies? No
Department ID 131301 - Sci, Tech, Engr & Math (STEM)
NC State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, age,
sexual orientation, genetic information, status as an individual with a
disability, or status as a protected veteran.
If you have general questions about the application process, you may contact
Human Resources at (919) 515-2135 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Individuals
with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the
application and interview process, please call 919-515-3148.
Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks.
Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. Degree(s) must
be obtained prior to start date in order to meet qualifications and receive
NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all
employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons
hired to work in the United States.
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk ().
How did you learn of this opportunity?
NCSU Executive Search Services
Other Online Job Board
Carolina Job Finder / Employment Guide
Job / Career Fair
The Chronicle of Higher Education
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Direct Contact from NCSU HR Representative / Recruiter
NCSU Employee Referral
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If you learned about this vacancy from "other source" or "other website", please provide the source.
(Open Ended Question)
Please select the option below that best represents your education as it relates to this position.
Doctorate in computer science with an emphasis in artificial intelligence
Master's degree in computer science with emphasis in artificial intelligence or Master's degree in education with emphasis and/or at least 12 hours coursework in computer science
Bachelor's degree in computer science or computer engineering, or education
None of the above
Please select the option below that best represents your experience as it relates to this position.
Experience as an instructor of computer science coursework at an institution of higher education
One year or more of previous experience as a course instructor
Less than one year of previous experience as a course instructor
None of the above
Application Materials Required
Contact Information for References