Job ID: 128590

Lecturer

Oklahoma State University

  • Sep. 5, 2019
 
  • Lecturer
  • Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
  • http://tulsa.okstate.edu/mse
  • Oklahoma State University
    Tulsa, OK
 
  • Oct. 1, 2019
  • Available immediately
  •  
 
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Mechanical Engineering
 
 

The School of Materials Science and Engineering (MSE) at Oklahoma State University is pleased to invite applications for one part-time (.49 FTE) non-tenure-track faculty position on its Tulsa campus. The candidate selected for this position must demonstrate a strong commitment and potential to excel at teaching. The position will require teaching undergraduate and graduate courses as specified by the Associate Dean.

The successful applicant will enhance the existing faculty-teaching portfolio in terms of technical expertise and professional practice. Responsibilities include development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum. This includes development of learning materials, preparing schemes of work and maintaining records to monitor student progress, achievement and attendance. Classroom delivery is expected to incorporate principles of active learning. Lecturers are expected to establish office hours and effectively manage graduate teaching assistants and/or graders. The ability to accelerate development of student written and oral communication skills is essential. The desired candidate should possess strong interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and inspire students while maintaining the highest standards in a very challenging curriculum.

Other desirable skills or interests include, but are not limited to, service as the advisor to a student organization, undergraduate or graduate student advising, research proposal and/or manuscript preparation and editing, and participation on departmental, college or university committees.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a PhD in mechanical engineering, material science or related field from an ABET accredited institution. Prior experience teaching undergraduate and graduate chemical engineering courses at the university level is required. Experience developing and delivering content for distance education is highly desirable. Excellent communication and organizational skills and a high level of personal motivation are required.

Location: Oklahoma State University Tulsa Campus, 526 N. Elgin Ave, 241 Helmerich Research Center Tulsa, OK 74106.
Applications: Interested and qualified candidates should apply online at https://jobs.okstate.edu. A single pdf file will be requested with your application. The file should include:

  • a letter of application;
  • a curriculum vita;
  • a statement of teaching interests and philosophy;
  • names and contact information of five references.

Send requests for additional information to the search committee chair, Dr. Raman Singh, at raman.singh@okstate.edu.
To receive full consideration, applications should be received by October 1, 2019. Recruitment will continue until the position is filled. Oklahoma State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/E-Verify Employer.
Other information related to this position is available at the following web sites:

For assistance with the on-line application process or to request an accommodation to enable application, contact OSU Human Resources, 106 Whitehurst, Stillwater, OK 74078 or call 405-744-2909.


  • Oklahoma State University, as an equal opportunity employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding non-discrimination and affirmative action. Oklahoma State University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all individuals and does not discriminate based on race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or veteran status with regard to employment, educational programs and activities, and/or admissions. For more information, visit eeo.okstate.edu.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr. Raman Singh
    Materials Science and Engineering (MSE)
    Oklahoma State University
    526 N. Elgin Ave,
    241 Helmerich Research Center
    Tulsa, OK 74106
  •  
  • raman.singh@okstate.edu.

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