Advertised Employing Department: Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering (IMSE)
Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:
The Department of Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering (IMSE) in the College of Engineering at Iowa State University invites applications for a part-time Lecturer.
We are seeking an outstanding individual to serve the department’s educational mission through instruction in an undergraduate course focusing on systems engineering.
This "Introduction to Systems Engineering" course is anticipated to be offered in the summer, starting in 2017. The course has yet to be designed, but efforts are currently ongoing to develop basic course materials. The new instructor for the course will be expected to refine these initial development efforts, and form a cohesive and relevant course. It is anticipated that the course initially will be an online course. As such, the lecturer will work closely with Iowa State University distance learning personnel in course development and/or presentation efforts. The lecturer will be considered part time status and need to respond to student questions in a timely manner.
The IMSE Department is committed to sustaining a collegial, positive, and productive environment. All faculty members are responsible for supporting our core values, sharing our commitment to achieving excellence through diversity and inclusion, interacting collegially, and maintaining the highest standard of integrity and ethical behavior.
Required Education and Experience:
B.S. degree in industrial engineering, systems engineering, or closely related field
At least six years of diverse engineering experience in the application of systems engineering principles
Preferred Education and Experience:
Master's degree in industrial engineering or closely related field, or an MBA
Experience using or teaching with Microsoft Project and basic simulation software
Demonstrated potential to excel in teaching
Experience developing and designing undergraduate systems engineering course(s)
Departmental need is for teaching an introduction to systems engineering course (1/4 time) in the summer; the appointment would be offered as part-time. Ability to travel (to Ames) is occasionally required.
Guaranteed Consideration Date: 03/29/2017
Proposed End Date or Length of Term: 08/15/2017
Posting Number: 700029