Tuesday, June 11, 2013

1-year Engineering/Physics Faculty, Harper College, Palatine IL

Job Description: One-year, full-time, non-tenure track position in the Engineering and physics programs. Preferred candidates will demonstrate enthusiasm for teaching and strong knowledge of engineering mechanics (statics, dynamics and mechanics of materials) and introductory physics for engineering students.

Duties of Position: Maintains highest possible standards of classroom instruction. Applies innovative teaching and learning pedagogues; uses teaching and laboratory software programs as part of instruction; demonstrates understanding of unique needs of engineering transfer students.

Education Requirements: Master's degree in Mechanical or Civil Engineering, Engineering Mechanics or Engineering Physics; PhD preferred

Experience Requirements: Post secondary teaching experience is required. Two years of community college teaching experience is preferred. Teaching responsibilities beyond those typical of a teaching assistant are preferred.

Special Requirements: A file is not complete until the following materials are submitted directly to the online application:
Completed Application
Cover letter
CV/Resume (Does not substitute for completed application) ** A one page single-spaced statement of your teaching philosophy. In your teaching philosophy, please include how you approach classroom management, how you assess students, and how you use instructional technology.
** Attach this statement under "Contribution Statement/Teaching Philosophy" **

Please attach all documents directly to your application. If you have difficulty attaching documents, you may send documents via email to jobs@harpercollege.edu or hard-copy to the HR/Recruitment Office , Harper College, 1200 W. Algonquin Road, Palatine, IL 60067 ***

Applications are accepted until the position is filled though priority will be given to applications received on or before June 24, 2013.
Official transcripts required upon hire.
Employment is contingent upon Criminal Background Check. Employment Sponsorship is not available

All applicants must apply online; please visit jobs.harpercollege or use the direct posting link in the 'Application Information' section below.

Contact: Harper College, Phone: 847-925-6430
Online App. Form:  jobs.harpercollege.edu/applicants/Central?quickFind=175281