The Department of Civil, Architectural, & Environmental Engineering at the University of Detroit Mercy College of Engineering and Science invites applicants for multiple full-time non-tenure track China Program instructor positions in Environmental Engineering beginning in August 2021. Instructors will teach classes to support department programs in China and may teach in the United States at Detroit Mercy. Overseas teaching assignments currently range from two to twelve weeks in length. The annual appointments are renewable based on performance reviews.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Instructors are expected to teach undergraduate courses and laboratories in environmental engineering at partner schools in China.
Job may require lifting light weight objects (1 to 10 pounds) with no repetitive bending or stooping. Occasionally lift average weight objects (1 to 10 pounds).
Regular exposure to favorable conditions such as those found in a normal office.
Commensurate with experience
The successful candidate will be an effective and enthusiastic student-centered teacher, engaging in best practices for active learning and student success, with a demonstrated commitment to supporting a diverse population of students.
An earned doctorate in Environmental Engineering, Civil Engineering, or a related field, strong communications skills, and commitment to excellence in teaching are required.
Special Instructions to Applicants
Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, diversity statement, and statement of teaching philosophy, and should include contact information for three references.
Review of applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
Internal Number: CES-0308-064
About University of Detroit Mercy
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