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Lecturer - Engineering

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Apply online at facultyjobs.ua.edu. (Requisition #: 0810436). Questions about the positions can be directed to AlabamaChBESearch@eng.ua.edu.

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Requisition Number: 0810436
Number of Open Positions: 1
Position Title: Lecturer
Other Title Information: Lecturer - Engineering
Position Type: Faculty
Organization: 214221 - CHEMICAL AND BIOLOGICAL ENGINEERING
Position Summary:

The Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering at The University of Alabama invites applications for a lecturer.

Ad Text:

The Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering at The University of Alabama invites applications for a lecturer. Exceptional applicants are sought that have a passion for teaching and curriculum development across the field of chemical engineering. UA’s B.S. degree program attracts outstanding students from across the USA and internationally with an average ACT score of over 31. Seventy percent of the students majoring in chemical engineering are also members of UA’s Honors College. Primary duties of the successful candidate will include teaching in core lecture classes, unit operations laboratory and/or senior design courses, as well as appropriate service roles in the department. Candidates will be considered for appointment at the rank of Lecturer commensurate with experience and qualifications, joining a department of dedicated professors (che.eng.ua.edu/people). This is a three-year non-tenure track position subject to annual renewal.

The department benefits from the College and University’s expansion in enrollment and facilities including completion of the $300 MM Shelby Engineering and Science Quad in 2013. These buildings provide nearly one million ft2 of state-of-the-art research and instructional space.

Applicants must have an earned masters (M.S., with at least 18 hours of graduate coursework in chemical engineering) or doctorate (Ph.D.) in chemical engineering or a closely related field. Experience in the chemical process industry or engineering design is also desirable. The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate a high performance level in the classroom or laboratory, actively engage students, and take a leadership role in curricular matters.

Application packages must be submitted electronically and should consist of a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching interests and experience, and contact information for at least three references. Applications will be accepted and reviewed continuously until the position is filled with a possible start date as early as January 2017. Apply online at facultyjobs.ua.edu. (Requisition #: 0810436). Questions about the positions can be directed to AlabamaChBESearch@eng.ua.edu.

The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status.

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The University of Alabama is an Equal Employment/Equal Educational Opportunity Institution. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against because of their protected status. Applicants to and employees of this institution are protected under Federal law from discrimination on several bases. Follow the link below to find out more.

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Search Initiation Date: 10/26/2016
Expected Starting Date: 08/16/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Apply online at facultyjobs.ua.edu. (Requisition #: 0810436). Questions about the positions can be directed to AlabamaChBESearch@eng.ua.edu.

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  2. What is your highest earned degree (MS, PhD), and in what field was it earned?

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  3. What year did you receive this degree, and from what institution?

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  4. In what field(s) was/were your BS degree(s) earned, and from what institution(s)?

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  5. What college-level teaching experience do you have as (1 - primary instructor, 2 - co-instructor or 3 - teaching assistant)?

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  6. Do you have industrial experience? If so, in what role(s) and at which company(ies)?

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume / Curriculum Vitae
  2. Teaching Philosophy
  3. Letter of Reference 1
  4. Letter of Reference 2
  5. Letter of Reference 3
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter