Renewable Term Lecturer - Computer/Electrical Engineering (50/50)
Santa Clara University
Department, Program, Center: Electrical Engineering
Specialty or Subdiscipline: Electrical and Computer Engineering (50/50)
College or School: School of Engineering
The Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering Departments within the School of Engineering at Santa Clara University invite applicants for a full-time 3-year Renewable Term Lecturer faculty position beginning with the 2017-2018 academic year.
The position's main focus is to teach Computer Science and Engineering (50%) and Electrical Engineering (50%) courses. Courses include lecture and lab sections, which involve coordination with other faculty and may involve working closely with teaching assistants.
Salary: depending on experience, education, and qualifications
A degree in computer science and engineering or electrical engineering, or a related field, and evidence of excellence in communicating electrical engineering and computing concepts (teaching experience preferred) is required.
Candidates should preferably hold a Ph.D. degree at the time of appointment and show evidence of excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching in the areas of logic design, digital systems architecture, embedded systems programming, and other topics in electrical and computer engineering.
Teaching duties include but are not limited to:
A. Teach introductory undergraduate courses, graduate courses, both lecture and lab sections, which will involve coordination with other faculty and working closely with teaching assistants.
B. Teach a total of seven course equivalents in the academic year.
C. Conduct all assigned class meetings and assign and grade class assignments and exams.
D. Hold weekly office hours on campus and be available to students.
E. Assign and submit student grades to the registrar by the designated deadline.
F. Conduct course assessments as required by the department.
G. Fulfill other instructional, academic, or service activities (e.g., department meetings, committee service, and participation in special events such as Preview Day, open house, senior project presentations, and department/school events).
Santa Clara University does not sponsor any visa applications for this position. The successful candidate must be able to provide evidence of identity and legal authorization to work in the United States.
Open Until Filled: Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Applications should include:1. Cover letter: include 1) statement of teaching approach/philosophy and interests; 2) a statement of research interests; 2. CV; 3. Names and contact information for three references.
To view the full job posting and apply for this position, go to https://jobs.scu.edu
About Santa Clara University
Santa Clara University is a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in Californias Silicon Valley, offering its 8,800 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus masters, Ph.D., and law degrees.
Distinguished by the highest retention rate and ranked second among all masters universities in the West by U.S. News and World Report, Santa Clara University is Californias oldest operating institution of higher-education. The University is focused on creating an academic community that educates citizens and leaders who will build a more just, humane, and sustainable world.
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