The University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Charlotte , NC

Lecturer / Assistant Professor of Teaching Civil Engineering Technology and/or Fire Protection

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC Full time
Posted on May 10, 2018

Lecturer / Assistant Professor of Teaching

Civil Engineering Technology and/or Fire Protection

( Position #001791 )


The Department of Engineering Technology & Construction Management (ETCM) at UNC Charlotte seeks applicants with ability to effectively teach courses in support of Civil Engineering Technology and/or Fire Protection. ETCM delivers five undergraduate programs: Civil Engineering Technology, Construction Management, Electrical Engineering Technology, Fire Safety Engineering Technology and Mechanical Engineering Technology. 

Typically, teaching faculty will be required to teach the equivalent of four or five course sections per academic term, plus additional assigned responsibilities which may include one or more of the following duties: laboratory supervision / continuous improvement of one or more of the laboratories, on- and off-campus recruiting, summer orientation and registration, assessment and reporting, and/or academic advising. Positions are non-tenure track reporting directly to the Department Chair or his designee. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2018.

Candidates must have a Master of Science degree in engineering, engineering technology, engineering management, or closely related field with a minimum of 2 years of professional industry, consulting, design, manufacturing or construction experience to qualify for a lecturer position. Candidates with an earned doctorate may qualify for appointment as Assistant Professor of Teaching. Candidates must possess excellent leadership, organizational, teamwork, interpersonal, and communication skills, and must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment that serves a diverse student population. Preferred qualifications include professional practice experience, professional registration and prior teaching experience. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Setting: UNC Charlotte, a research intensive institution, is one of the largest and fastest growing universities in the University of North Carolina system. With over 28,000 culturally diverse students in one of the New South's most beautiful cities, UNC Charlotte is located on a 1000-acre wooded campus. With a population of over 1.8 million in its metropolitan region, Charlotte presents a vast array of cultural, educational, recreational and social activities to meet the interests and needs of a diverse population. Charlotte, known for its beautiful canopies of stately oaks, is located in the piedmont region and provides easy access to both the Great Smoky Mountains and lovely Carolina beaches. The climate is generally moderate with four seasons, providing excellent outdoor activities throughout the year.

UNC Charlotte is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty and staff committed to working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, and individuals with disabilities.