ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR POOL, Professional Engineering Programs (PEP)
(Engineering Management, Systems Engineering, and Technical Management)
The University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) is seeking adjunct instructors to meet anticipated openings (Fall 2021 and Spring 2022) to instruct several graduate courses within its portfolio of Professional Engineering Programs (PEP). These courses will be offered at UMBC's Catonsville or Shady Grove campus.
We seek instructors with professional experience in key areas of the PEP portfolio, who can teach at least one of the following courses:
Project Management Fundamentals
Management Leadership and Communications
Systems Engineering Principles
Other (Special topics in emerging areas or domains)
Courses are offered in in-person, hybrid, and/or fully on-line (synchronous or asynchronous) modalities. Instructors are responsible for all aspects of course development and delivery.
Master of Science degree in an appropriate and relevant PEP field or discipline (e.g., Industrial and systems engineering, Engineering management, Technical management, or MBA with a technical and/or quantitative focus),
Strong interpersonal skills when relating to students,
The ability to communicate effectively in writing, including conveying complex information and promoting in-depth engagement on course topics, and
The ability to devote adequate time to courses, including responding to students and providing meaningful feedback in a timely manner.
PhD in an appropriate and relevant PEP field or discipline (e.g., Industrial and systems engineering, Engineering management, Technical management, or DBA with a technical and/or quantitative focus)
Teaching experience (in class and/or online) at college/graduate school level.
To apply: For best consideration, Email a cover letter and complete CV to Dr. Toby Gouker, Assistant Director, Professional Engineering Programs, at email@example.com by June 1, 2021 for immediate consideration. CVs will be accepted continuously in meeting evolving needs.
About the Program: UMBC’s Office of Professional Programs offers a suite of engineering programs to meet the needs of engineering professionals in a variety of fields and at any career level. Professional engineering programs partner with the College of Engineering and Information Technology (COEIT) to educate students on critical engineering topics, project management best practices, leadership of technical teams, and more.
About UMBC: A selective, medium-sized public research university ranked by the Carnegie Foundation in the category of Research Universities with high research activity. U.S. News & World Report ranked UMBC number one among “Up and Coming” national universities and “schools everyone should be watching.” UMBC also is fourth on their list of top national universities “where the faculty has an unusual commitment to undergraduate teaching.” UMBC is a two-time winner of the U.S. Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring.
Our location: UMBC offers two locations: UMBC’s convenient, suburban campus is located just minutes off I-95 in Catonsville, MD between Baltimore and Washington DC, and less than 10 minutes from the BWI Airport. UMBC’s Shady Grove campus is located at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, MD. Both campuses are surrounded by one of the greatest concentrations of commercial, cultural and scientific activity in the nation.
UMBC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, minority group members, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.