The Department of Aviation & Technical Education in the College of Agriculture and Applied Sciences at Utah State University is seeking a Professional Practice Instructor for the Instrument and Controls Program at USU Eastern. This is a full-time, academic year, non-tenure track appointment with an additional two months of effort provided to ensure a successful program. This position involves 95% teaching and 5% service.
The proposed start date for this position will be January 1, 2021.
The primary responsibility will be to design, implement, and teach a competency-based, open entry/open exit curriculum that meets industry standards. The primary instructional goal is to provide students the opportunity to earn a Certificate of Completion within a one-year time frame. The successful applicant will also be responsible for the development of the laboratory learning environment and activities – including recommending purchase of equipment for instruction and industry approved assessment. The program instructor will report to the Associate Department Head for the Aviation and Technical Education (AVTE) Department (Dr. Jamie Cano – located in Price), and the Department Head (Bruce Miller – located in Logan).
Along with the online application, please attach:
1) Resume to be uploaded to the Candidate Profile
2) Letter of interest addressing the requires qualifications to be typed/pasted into a Cover Lettr text box at the end of the application
3) Three Professional References with contact information
**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**
Employees typically work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.
USU Eastern provides the best of both worlds—the feel and personalized attention of a community college, with the educational opportunities and resources of a university. USU Eastern is able to provide personal or professional development training as well as associate, bachelors, masters, and doctorate degrees. USU Eastern is committed to supporting our students and members of our community through quality education and an enjoyable campus experience.
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