Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering Faculty/Program Lead

Mechatronics and Mechanical Engineering Faculty/Program Lead

Employer

South Piedmont Community College
680 US 74
Polkton, NC 28135
Phone: 704-272-5300

Job Location

Monroe, NC

Salary/Grade

Determined by South Piedmont compensation plan

Benefits

Yes

Job Category

  • Instructional (Faculty)

Application Period

Opens: Thursday, September 14, 2017
Closes: Monday, October 23, 2017

Target Start Date

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Expected Work Hours

M-F

Employment Type

Full-time

Minimum Qualifications

  • A Master’s degree or higher in the teaching discipline OR a Master’s degree or higher with a minimum of 18 graduate semester hours in the teaching discipline
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
  • Working knowledge/utilization of word processing, spreadsheet, and presentation software applications

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of the equivalent of one academic year of full-time teaching experience at the community college level
  • Familiarity with a course management such as Moodle
  • Knowledge and/or experience with learning outcomes assessment
  • Demonstrated innovation within the field of education and/or technology
  • Evidence of effective problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision-making skills
  • Evidence of a career that includes a strong work ethic with a proven track record of project completion, multi-tasking, and the ability to handle high-pressure environments
  • Evident of a willingness to accept responsibility for professional and personal growth

Position Description

  • Create classroom activities and learning environments that meet the needs of all learners, including high school students, adult learners, and senior populations.
  • Exhibit an uncompromising commitment to SPCC as a learning-centered college through the College’s mission, vision, values, core skills and learning outcomes, and delivery of instruction and services
  • Acts as chief advocate for the program and presents a positive image of the program and the college to both internal and external customers
  • Leads the recruitment effort for the program and assures that promotional literature is current, accurate, and available
  • Assures that all faculty members in the program are assisting with student advising and providing current, accurate information
  • Assists the Department Chair in maintaining a roster of qualified adjunct faculty for the program
  • Works with the Department Chair in recruitment, orientation, and mentoring  of adjunct faculty
  • Performs classroom observations of adjunct faculty in the program
  • Makes recommendations to the Department Chair and Dean of Applied Science and Technology for curriculum changes
  • Leads program faculty in  the area of outcomes and assessment as required for SACS‑COC accreditation
  • Maintains and updates all master course syllabi specific to the program
  • Coordinates the selection of textbooks, library resources, equipment, and supplies to enhance learning and to maintain program currency
  • Leads the program’s advisory committee process, program review, and program improvement plans
  • Coordinates class scheduling for the program as directed by the Department Chair
  • Assists the Department Chair and Dean of Applied Science and Technology in other ways as needed 
  • Continue professional development for the improvement of self and the program to meet the needs of a learning-centered college
  • Maintain current licensure, certification, or other professional credentials required for the position
  • Provide accessibility to students and colleagues as expected in a learning-centered college
  • Accept teaching assignments, based on the needs of the college, at one or more of the following: L.L. Polk campus (Polkton), Old Charlotte Highway campus (Monroe), in high school and community locations (Anson and/or Union counties), or in a corrections setting (Anson county)
  • Accept teaching assignments scheduled during the day, evening, weekends, or online
  • Participate in or support the mentoring process, the SPCC Foundation, and grant identification, preparation, implementation, and evaluation
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the immediate supervisor, the dean, or the Vice President of Academic Affairs

How to Apply

Job Post Contact

South Piedmont Community College

Human Resources

PO Box 126

Polkton, NC 28135

Email: employment@spcc.edu