Electrical/Computer Engineering Lecturer

Central Michigan University

United States

May 10, 2023


Position Information

Position Information

Position Title Electrical/Computer Engineering Lecturer

College/Unit College of Science and Engineering Home Department School of Engineering and Technology Employee Group Fixed-Term Faculty - Academic Year Employment Status Full-Time Position Type 9 month (Academic Year) Position Classification Fixed-Term Faculty Position Begin Date 08/22/2022 Position End Date 05/10/2023 Position Summary

Central Michigan University (CMU) seeks one or more dynamic individuals to teach computer engineering and electrical engineering courses in the School of Engineering & Technology beginning August 2022. Based on applicants' preferences, course loads could be 1-4 courses per semester. Benefits will be offered to faculty who teach half-time or greater.

Required Responsibilities:

1. Teach a variety of courses in the computer and electrical engineering programs, comprised of both lectures and labs. Courses are primarily at the undergraduate level though graduate level courses may be assigned as needed.

2. Participate in course assessment in support of program accreditation.

3. Participate in professional activities, meetings, workshops and other relevant activities including interacting with external collaborators.

Required Qualifications

1. Master's degree in computer engineering, electrical engineering, or a related engineering program.

2. Demonstrated excellent technical, verbal, interpersonal and written communications skills.

3. Ability to teach courses in the computer engineering and electrical engineering programs as well as general engineering courses at the introductory level.

4. Ability to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodations.

Preferred Qualifications

1. Previous teaching experience at the university level.

2. Academic research and/or industry experience.

3. Ph.D. degree.

4. Professional Engineer Licensure.

Message to Applicants

Central Michigan University is dedicated to fostering a broadly diverse and inclusive campus that respects all social identities, experiences, and perspectives. In an effort to further this initiative, we are especially interested in candidates who will advance and promote an inclusive and supportive environment for every member of our university community.

You must submit an online application to be considered an applicant for this position. Please include the following:

1. Letter of application

2. Current Vita 3. Names of three references and complete contact information

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

About the Department

The School of Engineering and Technology (SET) offers three ABET-accredited engineering programs in computer engineering, electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering. It offers two ABET-accredited engineering technology programs in industrial engineering technology and mechanical engineering technology, as well as undergraduate majors in environmental engineering and product design engineering technology. Additionally, SET offers an MS in engineering program. SET presently has 23 full-time faculty members. Courses are taught in an attractive 70,000 square foot engineering & technology building which houses more than twenty laboratories and support spaces. The School of Engineering and Technology at CMU is known for being student- centered and for producing graduates with excellent job placement and starting salaries. Additional information about the department may be found at www. et.cmich.edu

Posting Begins 08/01/2022 Posting Ends Open Until Filled Yes Type of Recruitment External About CMU

Central Michigan University has a more than 125-year legacy of preparing students to become leaders and changemakers in their communities and in their personal and professional lives.

We serve nearly 19,500 students on our Mount Pleasant campus, in satellite locations around the state and throughout the country, and through flexible online programs. Many of our approximately 300 undergraduate, master's, specialist and doctoral programs in the arts, media, business, education, human services, health professions, liberal arts, social sciences, medicine, science and engineering are nationally ranked for excellence.

CMU leads the nation in leadership development programming through our Sarah R. Opperman Leadership Institute, and we are proud to be among only 5% of U.S. universities in the top two Carnegie research classifications. Our faculty work with graduate and undergraduate students in areas such as Great Lakes research, medical innovation, engineering technology and more.

Central is home to 17 men's and women's Division 1 sports including football, basketball, gymnastics, baseball, wrestling and more. Our student-athletes achieve great success in competition and in the classroom, capturing Mid- American Conference championships and maintaining an average cumulative GPA of 3.17.

CMU is located in Mount Pleasant, a community that blends the best of small- town living with big-city amenities. It's part of the culturally varied and vibrant Great Lakes Bay Region that also includes Saginaw, Bay City, Midland and the state's largest Native American community, centered on the Saginaw Chippewa Isabella Reservation in Mount Pleasant.

Area residents enjoy the mix of outdoor activities, cultural events, shopping and dining options, and family attractions. Other major Michigan destinations and attractions — Lansing, Grand Rapids, Detroit, Traverse City, wineries, beaches, golf and ski resorts, and many more — are within easy reach of the city's central location in Michigan's Lower Peninsula.

CMU employees enjoy access to a nationally recognized wellness program along with health care and benefits that exceed regional, state and national norms.

EEO Statement

CMU, an AA/EO institution, strongly and actively strives to increase diversity and provide equal opportunity within its community. CMU does not discriminate against persons based on age, color, disability, ethnicity, familial status, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, height, marital status, national origin, political persuasion, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, race, religion, sex, sex‐based stereotypes, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran status, or weight (see https:// www. cmich.edu/ocrie).

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CMU does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, including admission and employment, and is required by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 not to discriminate in such a matter.

Inquiries about the application of Title IX can be made to CMU's Title IX Coordinator, the US Department of Education's Assistant Secretary, or both.

CMU's Title IX Coordinator can be reached at: Phone: 989-774-3253 Office: 103 E. Preston St. Bovee University Center, suite 306 Mount Pleasant, MI 48858 Email: titleix@cmich.edu

Supplemental Questions

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    Optional & Required Documents

    Required Documents

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • List of References
  • Optional Documents

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