University of Vermont College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
Location: Burlington, Vermont
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
5 - 10
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 00024539
The Electrical Engineering program at the University of Vermont (UVM) is seeking a highly motivated, full-time lecturer who can teach a variety of laboratory and design focused courses. The anticipated start date is Fall 2024.
UVM is especially interested in candidates who can contribute to the diversity and inclusive excellence of the academic community through their teaching, service, and research, scholarship, or creative arts. We are an educationally purposeful community seeking to prepare students to be accountable leaders in a diverse and changing world. Members of the University of Vermont community embrace and advance the values of Our Common Ground: Openness, Respect, Responsibility, Integrity, Innovation, and Justice. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to the ideals of accessibility, inclusiveness, and academic excellence as reflected in the tenets of Our Common Ground. To that end, candidates must provide a diversity impact statement as part of the application detailing how they will further the diversity of the college through their teaching and service at the University. The application is considered incomplete without this document.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by federal or state law.
Cover letter that highlights relevant experience and expertise, and teaching interests
1-2 page statement describing your teaching philosophy
1-2 page statement on diversity, as described previously
Current curriculum vitae
Names and contact information for three references.
Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, and applicants are encouraged to submit their applications by 12/15/2023. A background check will be conducted on each final candidate and salary will be made at a level appropriate to the successful applicant’s qualifications and experience. For further information, please contact Dr. Hamid Ossareh at email@example.com.
This position is not on the tenure-track. Candidates should have a Ph.D. or M.S. degree in electrical and/or computer engineering or a related field. We are especially interested in a diverse and inclusive pool of candidates and welcome applications from those with either industry or academic experience.
A successful candidate will:
Educate the next generation of Electrical Engineers
Employ project-based and active learning methods
Serve as an academic advisor to undergraduate students
Engage in professional development activities to maintain currency in their field
Provide support for curriculum tracking and program instructional planning
Drive continuous improvement in the profession and the Department, College and University through service activities
About University of Vermont College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences
The University is located in Burlington, Vermont, and enjoys a panoramic setting on the shores of Lake Champlain, between the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Adirondack Mountains of New
York. Burlington, a city of 43,000 in a metropolitan area of 214,000, is often rated as one of the best
small cities in America. Widely known for its music and food scene as well as its outdoor and adventure lifestyle (Outside Magazine and National Geographic), Burlington has also been hailed as a top technology hub (Forbes) and a city of the future (Business Insider). Furthermore, Burlington’s vibrant entrepreneurial and high?technology ecosystem has been recognized by the National Science Foundation’s US Ignite program, the national TechHire City network, and the Kauffman Foundation. While located in the idyllic rural state of Vermont, our frontier paradise is only a two?hour drive to Montreal and a four?hour drive to Boston. In addition, Burlington International Airport offers direct flights to numerous North American destinations.