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Assistant/Associate Professor of Engineering
Simpson University Redding, CA

Assistant/Associate Professor of Engineering

Simpson University
Redding, CA
  • Full-Time
Job Description

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The Department of Science and Mathematics at Simpson University invites applications for a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor in Engineering beginning Fall 2024 pending budgetary approval. The successful candidate should be prepared to teach both lower and upper division courses in our engineering program, specifically in the areas of electrical and computer engineering. A commitment to faith integration into teaching, scholarship, and service at a Christian liberal arts institution is an essential quality of Simpson University faculty.

 

Qualifications:

  • phD. in engineering or a related field, with an emphasis in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or control systems.
  • Exceptional ABD candidates may apply and be considered with a letter of support from their dissertation chair attesting that all degree requirements, other than the dissertation defense, have been completed. Candidates must have achieved and supply documentation of the Ph.D. at the time of appointment.
  • Demonstrated ability to teach both lecture and project-based coursework.
  • Evidence of teaching excellence utilizing a variety of teaching modalities.
  • Experience working with a diverse student population.
  • Promising research agenda that supports undergraduate education is desirable.

 

General Expectations:

  • Personal relationship with Jesus, a vibrant Christian faith, and a commitment to Christian community; capable of sharing faith and engaging in conversations about Christ
  • Demonstrate Simpson University Values in the performance of all duties.
  • Maintain lifestyle in accordance with Simpson University Lifestyle Policy in Staff Handbook
  • Maintain the confidentiality of information, data and records
  • Properly exercise tact, diplomacy, discretion, and professional judgment
  • Demonstrate strong customer service skills in the performance of job duties
  • Demonstrate good organizational and communication skills in the performance of job duties
  • Supervises employees in accordance with Simpson University policies and procedures
  • Support the overflow needs of other departments within the respective university area
  • Perform other duties in accordance with this position as deemed necessary by the President

 

Essential Functions:

  • Teach 12 units of undergraduate courses each fall and spring semester.
  • Prepare and teach undergraduate lecture and lab/project-based engineering courses including, but not limited to computer programming, linear circuits, digital electronics, logic design, signals and systems, and control systems.
  • Advise and mentor undergraduate students in the engineering major.
  • Provide department support for curriculum design, assessment for degree program, and student recruitment.
  • Serve on faculty committees.
  • Attend department meetings and professional development activities:
  • Ensure the timely completion of assessments, grades, and other reports.

 

Application:

Applicants must apply online with a cover letter, cv, teaching philosophy, and personal essay regarding the integration of faith and higher education. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

Inquiries can be made to:

Berkeley Shorthill, Ph.D.

Chair, Department of Science & Mathematics Simpson University

bshorthill@simpsonu.edu

 

The Department of Science and Mathematics at Simpson University has vibrant programs in biology, engineering, kinesiology and pre-nursing (in support of our Betty M. Dean School of Nursing) and provides rigorous scientific curriculum within the context of Christian higher education. Students in 1hese programs are provided educational preparation for diverse fields including allied health, environmental science, biotechnology, engineering, exercise science, and athletic training, among many others.

Simpson University is an evangelical, Christian university of liberal arts and professional studies in Redding, California. Affiliate with the Christian and missionary Alliance, Simpson University maintains a focus on servant leadership through undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to excellence through diversity and welcome applications from women, persons of color, and member of historically underrepresented groups.

 

Physical Requirements:

 

Job Title:

Full Time Faculty in Engineering

Typical Working Conditions:
(Describe environment including exposure to heat, cold, fumes, chemicals, allergens, mold, etc.)

Indoors in controlled environment

Equipment Used:
(List all manual and automated equipment used in the course of performing essential functions.)

Computer, scanner, copier, mouse, keyboard, stapler, 3-hole punch, letter opener

Essential Physical Tasks:
(List all physical tasks encountered in performing essential functions - i.e. sitting for long periods of time using a computer, standing, climbing ladders, etc.)

Sitting for long periods of time using a computer

 

 

Analysis of Physical Demands to Perform Essential Functions:

Key (Based on typical week):

N=Never
R=Rarely (Less than 1 hour per week)
O=Occasional (1%-33% of time)

F=Frequent (34%-66% of time)
C=Constant (over 66% of time)

 

Activity

Frequency

Activity

Frequency

 

N

R

O

F

C

 

N

R

O

F

C

Lifting/Carrying

 

 

 

 

 

Twisting/Turning

 

 

 

 

 

Under 10 lbs

 

 

X

 

 

Reach over shoulder

 

 

X

 

 

11-20 lbs

 

 

X

 

 

Reach over head

 

 

X

 

 

21-50 lbs

 

X

 

 

 

Reach outward

 

 

 

X

 

51-100 lbs

 

X

 

 

 

Climb

 

X

 

 

 

Over 100 lbs

X

 

 

 

 

Crawl

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kneel

 

X

 

 

 

Pushing/Pulling

 

 

 

 

 

Squat

 

X

 

 

 

Under 10 lbs

 

 

X

 

 

Sit

 

 

 

X

 

11-20 lbs

 

 

X

 

 

Walk-Normal Surfaces

 

 

 

 

X

21-50 lbs

 

X

 

 

 

Walk-Uneven Surfaces

 

 

X

 

 

51-100 lbs

 

X

 

 

 

Walk-Slippery Surfaces

 

 

X

 

 

Over 100 lbs

X

 

 

 

 

Stand

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bend

 

 

X

 

 

Driving

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Automatic Trans

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Standard Trans

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Keyboard/Ten Key

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fingering (fine dexterity)

 

 

 

X

 

Address

Simpson University

Redding, CA
96003 USA

Industry

Education

Posted date

2 days ago

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Simpson University job posting for a Assistant/Associate Professor of Engineering in Redding, CA with a salary of $58,500 to $111,600 Yearly with a map of Redding location.