Faculty, Electronics Engineering Technology, School of Business, Engineering & Technical Studies

Faculty, Electronics Engineering Technology, School of Business, Engineering & Technical Studies

Employer

Davidson County Community College
297 DCCC Road
Thomasville, NC 27360
Phone: 336-249-8186

Job Location

PHYSICAL ADDRESS:

Davidson County Community College
297 DCCC Road
Thomasville, NC 27360

(Located between Thomasville and Lexington off of Hwy 29/70)

Salary/Grade

Not published - (9-month contract year) based on candidate's experience, education, and state budget

Benefits

State of NC Full-time Benefits

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Monday, April 16, 2018
Closes: Sunday, May 13, 2018

Target Start Date

Monday, August 6, 2018

Expected Work Hours

As required to meet the needs of the facility.

Reports to

Associate Dean, Business, Engineering and Technical Studies

Employment Type

Full-time 9-month Faculty

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree from regionally accredited institution in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Technology, Applied Physics, or closely related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience in an advanced manufacturing setting.
  • Willingness to teach hybrid and online courses.
  • Creativity and openness to change.
  • Strong computer skills and commitment to the use of technology in instruction.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively and collegially with others in a team environment.
  • Effectiveness in the following College organizational competencies:
       - Translating College purpose, values, and vision into organizational action
       - Collaborating and facilitating
       - Creating and innovating
       - Anticipating and responding to change
       - Providing vision and leadership
       - Assessment of student learning
       - Engagement and assessment of successful student retention models

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's Degree from regionally accredited institution in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Technology, Applied Physics, or closely related field.
  • Teaching experience in a community college or post-secondary education setting.
  • Significant industry experience/training with PLC's and robotics.
  • Minimum of 2 years of work experience in an advanced manufacturing setting.

Position Description

Davidson County Community College (DCCC) is an award-winning institution known for a commitment to excellence and student success. The DCCC community is dedicated to providing students a high quality education designed to prepare them to live and work in an increasingly interconnected world. To this end, DCCC celebrates the value of a diverse faculty and staff and encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply. DCCC faculty and staff are passionate about equity and our responsibility to work with each unique student to support them in successfully attaining their goals.
 
DCCC's benefits and other resources make it possible to excel both professionally and personally. Come join this dynamic community that supports and celebrates the success of all of its members. The future is here!

SUMMARY:

The Faculty, Electronics Engineering Technology is a nine-month contract position, responsible for designing and implementing learning strategies for students; developing course syllabi and instructional materials; maintaining instructional records; student recruitment, advisement and retention; developing and evaluating courses, programs and services; maintaining a safe laboratory environment; communicating equipment, and supply needs; participating in College activities and committees; and other duties which support the mission and initiatives of the College.  This position reports directly to the Associate Dean, School of Business, Engineering and Technical Studies.  The Faculty, Electronics Engineering Technology has the following responsibilities:

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

I.  Actively embracing the College mission, vision, and values by:

  • Promoting the College mission, values, and vision.
  • Becoming involved in the culture of the College. That can be expressed in many ways.  Examples include: attendance at planning and development sessions, being involved with student clubs or organizations, mentoring or advising students and/or newer or adjunct faculty, attendance at student- activity events (such as sports, International Night, etc.) .
  • Demonstrating initiative, flexibility, and an openness to change.
  • Embracing innovation, and being open to risk-taking.
  • Maintaining professionalism in the DCCC community through an attitude of respect and collegiality.
  • Performing assigned tasks that support the mission and initiatives of the College.
  • Adhering to all College policies and processes.

 
II. Fostering student success through:

  • Teaching the Electronics Engineering Technology course content to align with the course and program level outcomes using the assessment measures defined by the School.
  • Fostering the learning environment in a way that maintains respect for diversity among students, including learning styles, with a focus on student learning and equity.
  • Ensuring that teaching strategies include active student engagement, timely and consistent feedback, and accurate up-to-date record keeping (attendance, grades in Moodle, Starfish, midterm, and final grade reporting, etc.).
  • Actively participating in completion initiatives.
  • Maintains appropriate office hours and accessibility for students, faculty and staff.
  • Maintains contacts with business, industry, and professional organizations for the purpose of keeping instructional programs current with advances in occupational or academic field.

 
III. Promoting effective teaching and learning through:  

  • Teaching assigned courses at any and/or all of DCCC's service locations using the delivery method needed (on-line, hybrid, face-to-face, video-conferencing, etc.). Teaching times include morning/day, evening, or weekend hours.
  • Maintaining currency in both one's teaching discipline through reading, workshops, conferences, professional development, membership in relevant professional organizations, etc., and in the issues of higher education.
  • Developing course syllabi and providing appropriate documents for students.
  • Exploring, assessing, and implementing appropriate instructional technology to enhance student learning outcomes and promote student retention and progression.
  • Understanding and using data-informed decision-making.

 
IV. Demonstrating commitment to a relevant and rigorous curriculum by:  

  • Participating in the evaluation of courses and programs.
  • Participating in discussions relevant to choosing textbooks and other instructional materials.
  • Identifying and providing supporting resources through innovative use of the learning environment and collaboration with support services on campus.
  • Obtaining and accurately reporting data needed to assess the College's efficacy in teaching and learning.
  • Engaging collaboratively with colleagues in assessing relevant course and program data, determining how courses and programs can be improved, implementing and evaluating resulting changes.

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:  

  • Bachelor's Degree from regionally accredited institution in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Technology, Applied Physics, or closely related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of work experience in an advanced manufacturing setting.
  • Willingness to teach hybrid and online courses.
  • Creativity and openness to change.
  • Strong computer skills and commitment to the use of technology in instruction.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively and collegially with others in a team environment.
  • Effectiveness in the following College organizational competencies:
       - Translating College purpose, values, and vision into organizational action
       - Collaborating and facilitating
       - Creating and innovating
       - Anticipating and responding to change
       - Providing vision and leadership
       - Assessment of student learning
       - Engagement and assessment of successful student retention models 

Preferred:  

  • Master's Degree from regionally accredited institution in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Technology, Applied Physics, or closely related field.
  • Teaching experience in a community college or post-secondary education setting.
  • Significant industry experience/training with PLC's and robotics.
  • Minimum of 2 years of work experience in an advanced manufacturing setting.

ADA SUMMARY:

ADA requirements for this position include critical thinking skills with the ability to process information and exercise good judgment in the collection, evaluation, and analysis of data, and student assessment, curriculum development, and program review.  Other requirements include ease of mobility in supervising students in classroom/lab settings, carrying supplies and other instructional materials, ability to move, climb, or crawl under equipment, use of keyboard, effective use of all forms of communication (oral, written, visual, auditory), and the ability to perform general teaching and office duties and travel to other campus locations.
 

APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
http://www.davidsonccc.edu/Employment
 

Position #2018-00021
FACULTY, ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

How to Apply

APPLICATION MUST BE SUBMITTED ON DCCC WEBSITE:     For complete job description and the electronic application, please go to the employment page of our website, http://www.davidsonccc.edu\Employment, click on Search Jobs Icon, then select position title TO SUBMIT THE ELECTRONIC APPLICATION.  Note:  We do not accept resumes without the completed application.

Application Requirements:

1) Complete online application

2) Cover letter, stating your qualifications related to (a) position responsibilities and qualifications and (b) College purpose, vision, and organizational competencies (a resume is NOT a cover letter)

3) Unofficial transcripts from a regionally accredited institution (uploaded with application, sent electronically, faxed or mailed.)   International transcripts must be evaluated by WORLD EDUCATION SERVICES (WES).   Official transcripts are required within 30 days of employment. 

Job Post Contact

Eleanor Brewer,  Administrative Support Staff, Human Resources

Davidson County Community College

336-249-8186 ext. 6360

Fax:  336-249-1933

hr@davidsonccc.edu