Lecturer and Professor of the Practice Openings

Prof. Stephen Ruffin giving a lecture to intro AE students

Lecturer

The Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology invites nominations and applications for Lecturer position. Position is a full time, permanent, non-tenure track appointment. Primary responsibilities for the position include teaching and service work with an emphasis on enhancing the teaching mission of the School. Ideal candidates will be passionate about engineering education and have evidence of exceptional course design, innovative instruction, and dedication to insuring student mastery of engineering fundamentals. The appointments are envisioned as 9 months, but have the possibility of expanding to 12 months. An advanced degree in Aerospace Engineering, Engineering Education or related field is required. Successful candidates will fully integrate with and complement the tenure-track academic faculty to create an educational program of unparalleled quality. Individuals are sought across the wide range of aerospace engineering disciplines including structures, fluids, thermodynamics, dynamics and controls. Expertise in computational and experimental methods also encouraged.

How to Apply

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The start date is negotiable but the anticipated start is August 2019. Applications should be submitted as a single pdf file to ae-facsearch@aerospace.gatech.eduJob ID LEC18 and include a cover letter, two statements on vision and significant teaching accomplishment (1-2pg each), a detailed CV and the names and contact information of three professional references and, optionally, two student references.

The vision statement should clearly articulate the candidate’s vision for the improvement of the education of the next generation of engineers and a discussion of how they, in their role as an instructor will implement these improvements. The significant teaching accomplishment statement should describe examples of the candidate’s past innovation, course design, or exceptional instruction.

Applications will be continuously accepted until the position is filled; however, to receive full consideration please apply by November 15, 2018.

Professor of the Practice

The Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology invites nominations and applications for a Professor of the Practice position. Position is a full time, permanent, non-tenure track appointment. Successful candidates will have a national/international reputation for excellence, and a rich and extensive background in a discipline related to aerospace engineering. Primary responsibilities for the position include teaching and service work with an emphasis on enhancing the teaching mission of the School. Ideal candidates will have evidence of or potential for exceptional course design and instruction with emphasis on bringing to bear their experience and passion into the classroom. The appointments are envisioned as 9 months, but have the possibility of expanding to 12 months.

Individuals are sought across the wide range of aerospace engineering disciplines including structures, fluids, thermodynamics, dynamics and controls. Expertise in computational and experimental methods also encouraged.

How to Apply

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The start date is negotiable but the anticipated start is August 2019. Applications should be submitted as a single pdf file to ae-facsearch@aerospace.gatech.eduJob ID POP18 and include a cover letter, two statements on vision and significant career accomplishment (1-2pg each), a detailed resume including a list of significant career roles and responsibilities, and the names and contact information of three professional references.

The vision statement should clearly articulate the candidate’s vision for the improvement of the education of the next generation of engineers and a discussion of how they, in their role as an instructor, will implement these improvements. The significant career accomplishment statement should describe the impact that the candidate’s work has had on their field.

Applications will be continuously accepted until the position is filled; however, to receive full consideration please apply by November 15, 2018.

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