The Department of Physics, Geology & Engineering seeks applications for a Non-Tenure Track Renewable Lecturer /Academic Advisor beginning Fall 2021.
Primary Responsibilities :
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse populations is required. In addition to advising, the individual hired will teach typically 1-2 courses per semester during the academic year, depending on advising loads. In addition, participation in orientation and recruiting events, advising luncheons, and Master Advisor training is required. This is an academic year appointment with some summer orientation duties covered by a separate stipend.
The department offers baccalaureate degrees in Physics, Engineering Physics, Geology, and three specialties in Engineering Technology as well as pre-engineering transfer programs. The faculty of the department includes 12 tenured/tenure-track faculty, 14 full-time lecturers and a number of part-time faculty. More information about the department can be found in the web page, https://inside.nku.edu/artsci/departments/pget.html
Screening of applications will begin March 15, 2021, and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a statement of interest, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, personal philosophy on diversity and inclusion, emphasizing why they are important in higher education, and the names, email, and phone numbers of three references. Application material should be submitted electronically at https://jobs.nku.edu. Questions regarding this position and search should be directed to the Chair of the search committee, Dr. Chari Ramkumar (firstname.lastname@example.org).
A Master's Degree in any of the disciplines related to the department programs (Physics, Astronomy, Geology or Engineering Technology) is required; prior advising experience is preferred; some teaching experience at the college level is required. Applicants must have a working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint and Excel. Familiarity with SAP (NKU's information system) and/or EAB-Student Success Collaborative is desirable. Demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse populations is required
Minimum Education: Master's Degree
Quick Link: 9900
Internal Number: 9900
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