Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor(Non-Tenure)

Kansas City, MO

The Department of Civil and Mechanical Engineering within the School of Computing and Engineering (SCE) at the University of Missouri–Kansas City (UMKC) is seeking applicants for a non-tenure-track faculty position in Civil or Mechanical Engineering at the Assistant/Associate Teaching Professor level (starting in September 2019).  For the non-tenure-track position, the candidate will be expected to teach the CAD courses required for all engineering degrees with expertise in AutoCad and SolidWorks. The qualified candidate should also be familiar with 3-D printing (additive manufacturing).  Candidates need to hold a Master’s Degree or Bachelor’s/Engineering Technology degree equivalency and tested advanced expertise in CAD through training, industrial or other experience. The position is a three-quarter time (9-month) appointment encompassing the academic year. The successful candidate will be expected to: (1) have a strong commitment to quality undergraduate engineering education; (2) teach courses in the undergraduate CME program; (3) maintain an outstanding record of educational and professional leadership; (4) engage in departmental, school, and/or university service activities appropriate to the position; and (5) advance the goals and strategic plan of SCE and UMKC. To apply online see position ID #31746 on the UMKC online job posting page http://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/academic-positions/.

The CME Department offers BS degrees (ABET accredited), MS degrees, and participates in UMKC’s interdisciplinary PhD program. More information about SCE and the CME Department can be found at http://sce.umkc.edu/UMKC is located in the heart of Kansas City, a world-class engineering hub that is home to companies such as Black & Veatch, Burns & McDonnell, Garmin, and Honeywell that provide enriching educational partnerships for SCE students and faculty. UMKC is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro-Disabled & Veteran Employer. Evaluation of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled. All applicants must apply on-line at http://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/academic-positions/and include in one pdf file (not to exceed 8 MB) a cover letter highlighting qualifications, a curriculum vitae, a teaching statement including teaching experience, and contact information of three references.

Contact: Interested candidates should apply online at the UMKC online job posting page http://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/academic-positions/ , scroll down and click on VIEW JOBS, then use the Job ID number, 31746,  to search for this position.  You will need to register if a new user of E-Recruit - the sign in button is at the right on the View Jobs webpage. Include a cover letter highlighting qualifications, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching experience/philosophy, and contact information of three references. For additional information contact Ms. Jane Vogl (voglj@umkc.edu), Assistant to the Dean, School of Computing and Engineering, subject: CAD FAC SEARCH.