Civil and Environmental Engineering Lecturer Pool

first_imgDepartment SummaryThe Civil and Environmental Engineering Department at SJSU providesa high-quality Civil Engineering education to its students at boththe undergraduate and graduate levels. The Department offersclassroom instruction that promotes hands-on experiences, developsprofessional skills, and illustrates modern design. OurABET-accredited undergraduate program has over 400 students and ourprofessional MS program has over 120 students that are exploringtheir chosen area of specialization in-depth. To learn more, visitour website at: .Brief Description of DutiesLecturers are expected to teach their courses effectively; tomaintain appropriate office hours; to adhere to University Policyrelated to instructional activities; to participate indepartment-led assessment activities; and to participate with thedepartment in the peer-review process. Lecturers are stronglyencouraged to seek guidance from the Department Chair forclarification of University policies and department practices withrespect to grading, testing, textbooks, office hours, curriculumgoals, ADA accommodations, academic integrity, etc.All faculty are expected to utilize their SJSU email address fortheir SJSU-related activities and communications. All Faculty areencouraged to use the Canvas Learning Management System (LMS), theofficial LMS provided by the university, and other software toolsprovided by the university. To learn more, visit eCampus at: must demonstrate awareness and experience understandingthe needs of a student population of great diversity – in age,cultural background, ethnicity, primary language and academicpreparation – through inclusive course materials, teachingstrategies and advisement.Required Qualifications A minimum of a Master’s degree in Civil Engineering (or asimilar field) or a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering with atleast 15 years of significant and relevant professional experienceis required.Knowledge of the subject matter of the discipline to which theindividual is assigned.Evidence of satisfactory achievement in previous academicwork.Applicants should demonstrate an awareness of and sensitivityto the educational goals of a multicultural population as mighthave been gained in cross-cultural study, training, teaching andother comparable experience. Conditional AppointmentPlease be advised that an appointment is contingent upon budget andenrollment considerations and subject to order of assignmentprovisions in the collective bargaining agreement betweenCalifornia State University and California Faculty Association.These provisions state the “Order of Work,” or the order in whichavailable courses must be assigned to faculty, starting with tenureline faculty and ending with new lecturer appointees.Salary Range – To commensurate with rank andexperience.Application ProcedureThis is a continuing open position. Click Apply Now to complete theSJSU Online Employment Application and attach the followingdocuments: CV and list of referencesCover letter with Statement of Teaching Philosophy and list ofcourses you are qualified to teach (visit EE department website at for coursesyllabi.) Additional documentation, including proof of degree, may berequested after initial screening.The UniversitySan José StateUniversity enrolls over 35,700 students, a significantpercentage of whom are members of minority groups. As such, thisposition is for scholars interested in a career at a nationalleader in graduating URM students. SJSU is a Hispanic ServingInstitution (HSI) and Asian American and Native American PacificIslander (AANAPISI) Serving Institution; 40% of our students arefirst-generation, and 38% are Pell-qualified. The university iscurrently ranked fifth nationally in increasing student upwardmobility. The University is committed to increasing the diversityof its faculty so our disciplines, students, and the community canbenefit from multiple ethnic and gender perspectives.San José State University is California’s oldest institution ofpublic higher learning. Located in downtown San José (Pop.1,000,000) in the heart of Silicon Valley, SJSU is part of one ofthe most innovative regions in the world. As Silicon Valley’spublic university, SJSU combines dynamic teaching, research, anduniversity-industry experiences to prepare students to address thebiggest problems facing society. SJSU is a member of the 23-campusCalifornia State University (CSU) system.Equal Employment StatementSan José State University is an Affirmative Action/EqualOpportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants foremployment without regard to race, color, religion, nationalorigin, age, gender, gender identity/expression, sexualorientation, genetic information, medical condition, maritalstatus, veteran status, or disability. This policy applies to allSan José State University students, faculty, and staff as well asUniversity programs and activities. Reasonable accommodations aremade for applicants with disabilities who self-disclose. Note thatall San José State University employees are considered mandatedreporters under the California Child Abuse and Neglect ReportingAct and are required to comply with the requirements set forth inCSU Executive Order 1083 as a condition of employment.Additional InformationA background check (including a criminal records check) must becompleted satisfactorily before any candidate can be offered aposition with the CSU. Failure to satisfactorily complete thebackground check may affect the application status of applicants orcontinued employment of current CSU employees who apply for theposition.Advertised: July 21, 2020 (9:30 AM) Pacific DaylightTimeApplications close:last_img

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