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Assistant Teaching Professor - Electrical Engineering Technology/Computer Engineering Technology

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Northeastern University Employee Benefits

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Posting Detail Information

Position Title Assistant Teaching Professor - Electrical Engineering Technology/Computer Engineering Technology
Requisition Number FTFR000680
Division/College College of Professional Studies
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-time/Part-time Full Time
Benefits Eligible Yes
Tenure Status Non Tenure Track
Posting Date 02/12/2016

Northeastern University is a leading global research university, built on a tradition of engagement with business, industry and communities to create a distinctive approach to education, research and service. The College of Professional Studies offers innovative, flexible and accelerated fast-track programs that allow continuing students and working professionals to complete their degrees.

The College of Professional Studies seeks a full-time, non-tenured track faculty to lead either the Electrical Engineering Technology or Computer Engineering Technology program. The College of Professional Studies offers Bachelor of Science degrees in both Electrical Engineering Technology and Computer Engineering Technology. Courses are offered on campus and in blended formats.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
• Teach and supervise undergraduate courses in Electrical or Computer Engineering Technology.
• Act as Lead Faculty for key Electrical or Computer Engineering courses.
• Oversee and collaborate with part-time faculty to ensure consistency across courses, academic rigor and high quality of the programs.
• Develop and maintain an effective process of assessment of Student Learning Outcomes and Program Level Objectives for the Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering Technology programs.
• Maintain accurate and consistent reporting for ABET accreditation.


• Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Computer Science with related professional experience in the industry is required.
• Demonstrated ability to sustain currency and relevance through professional experience, engagement and scholarship in their fields of teaching.
• At least two years of teaching — preferably at the undergraduate level.
• Experience in curriculum development and design.
• Online teaching experience.

Additional Information

Preferred qualifications
• Industry experience
• Demonstrated leadership skills and communication skills.
• Demonstrated problem-solving and interpersonal skills.
• Ability to work collaboratively with others.
• Demonstrated ability to innovative.
• Ability to successfully advocate new academic initiatives and motivate others.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Other

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