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Professor of the Practice in Engineering Management

University of Vermont


Location:
Burlington, Vermont 05405
Date:
04/11/2018
2018-04-112018-06-10
Job Type:
Employee
Job Status:
Full Time
Shift:
1st Shift
Categories:
  • Faculty
University of Vermont
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Job Details

The College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences (CEMS) at the University of Vermont (UVM) invites applications for a Professor of Practice (non-tenure track position) in Engineering Management for Fall 2018. The position is anticipated to be filled at a Senior Lecturer level. Candidates must have a graduate degree in Engineering or Engineering Management and significant practical experience, preferably combined with university-level teaching experience and an MBA. The ideal candidate will also have experience in curriculum development, as well as the passion to take a leadership role in the growth of our BS and new MS in Engineering Management programs. Duties include teaching a variety of undergraduate– and graduate-level courses in engineering management, student recruiting, student advising, project mentoring and program development.

The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Applications from women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds are encouraged. To that end, candidates must provide a diversity impact statement as part of the application detailing how they will further the diversity of the unit through their teaching and service at the University.

The University of Vermont, established in 1791, is a comprehensive research university with a current enrollment of 12,000+ undergraduate, graduate, and medical students. The scientific and academic environments in CEMS, and throughout the UVM university community are dynamic, highly collaborative, and multi-disciplinary. The University is located in Burlington, Vermont, about 90 miles south of Montreal. Burlington is often rated as the best small city in America for quality of living and features year-round outdoor recreation and cultural events. Greater Burlington has a population of approximately 150,000 and enjoys a panoramic setting on Lake Champlain, bordered by the Adirondack and Green Mountains.

Application materials (4 documents) must be submitted online at http://www.uvmjobs.com, posting number F1043PO, [pos 00024692]: (1) cover letter; (2) current curriculum vitae identifying specific areas of expertise; (3) a statement of teaching philosophy and interests; and (4) a diversity impact statement. At least three references will be requested as part of the online application, one of whom should be able to speak to a candidate’s teaching ability. Inquiries may be addressed to Prof. Dryver Huston, Search Committee Chairperson, at dryver.huston@uvm.edu. Review of applications will begin April 30, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Requirements

The position is anticipated to be filled at a Senior Lecturer level. Candidates must have a graduate degree in Engineering or Engineering Management and significant practical experience, preferably combined with university-level teaching experience and an MBA. The ideal candidate will also have experience in curriculum development, as well as the passion to take a leadership role in the growth of our BS and new MS in Engineering Management programs. Duties include teaching a variety of undergraduate– and graduate-level courses in engineering management, student recruiting, student advising, project mentoring and program development.