Division of Engineering and Mathematics, School of STEM – Lecturer, Part-time, Competitive Recruitment (AA24379)


Position Overview


Organization: University of Washington, Bothell, Engineering and Mathematics, School of STEM, Bothell

Title : Lecturer, part-time, competitive recruitment

Search Number : AA24379


Position Details


The Division of Engineering and Mathematics in the School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) at the University of Washington Bothell (UWB) invites applications for multiple competitive part-time Lecturer positions in Electrical Engineering at the rank of Lecturer, Part-Time (0140).  The successful candidate will join our faculty on a part-time basis (at least 50% appointment) for a nine-month academic year with a renewable annual or multiple year appointment term (1-5 years), not tenure eligible, beginning September 16, 2017.

Division faculty contribute to teaching and service, share an essential commitment to excellence in teaching and enhancing learning opportunities for a diverse student population.  Instructional responsibilities of this position include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in electrical engineering, particularly in the areas of digital electronics and embedded design. Faculty are highly regarded for their experience in supervising capstone projects and sharing service opportunities in the Computer Engineering and Electrical Engineering degree programs.  Successful candidates will join a team that is enthusiastically committed to student excellence.

Required Qualifications:

  1. Ph.D. in computer engineering or related fields, or foreign equivalent, by the date of hire.
  2. Experience in teaching undergraduate and/or graduate students in electrical engineering.

Since its inception in 2013, the Division of Engineering and Mathematics has experienced continuous and rapid growth. We offer degrees in Electrical Engineering (BS and MS), Mechanical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Engineering (jointly administered with the Division of Computing and Software Systems), with additional undergraduate and graduate degrees currently under development.

The School of STEM is the fastest-growing school at UW Bothell. As we grow, we are committed to attracting diverse faculty and staff who put students first. Seventy-five percent of UW Bothell faculty use students in their research. We offer fifteen undergraduate degrees, three graduate degrees, two graduate certificates, and seven minors within the four Divisions of Biological Sciences, Computing and Software Systems, Engineering and Mathematics, and Physical Sciences. Our 74,000 square-foot Discovery Hall teaching and laboratory facility, which includes eleven new science and engineering laboratories, opened in Summer 2014.

The University of Washington Bothell is the fastest growing public university in the state of Washington. We provide a leading-edge student experience grounded in hands-on learning, close relationships with faculty members as teachers and mentors, and staff dedicated to student success. The academic work of the campus focuses on cross-disciplinary research and creative practice, connected learning, and community engagement.  UW Bothell’s current enrollment is approximately 5,000 students.  A majority of those students are first generation college attendees or are from underrepresented groups; approximately 92 percent are from Washington.  Located in the Seattle metropolitan region, UW Bothell builds vibrant regional partnerships, creates and disseminates new knowledge, and prepares students for leadership in the state of Washington and beyond.

Diversity is a core value of University of WA Bothell.  We believe the power of diversity enriches all of us by exposing us to a range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.”

For additional information, please see our website at http://www.uwb.edu/STEM/.

Application Instructions

How to apply: Only complete applications will be considered. Please submit electronic files to Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/42388.  The files should contain the following: (1) a letter of application addressing your qualifications, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a list of a minimum of three professional references including contact information, and ensure that these individuals could write a letter expeditiously upon request from the search committee (4) a statement of teaching philosophy, (5) evidence of teaching effectiveness, and (6) a description of your experiences with diversity in your professional work or educational experience and/ or your potential to enhance diversity in the School of STEM, and also a discussion of your potential to mentor and educate students who will serve diverse populations. Review of applications will begin on July 17, 2017 ; the position will remain open until filled.

All University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.

If you have any questions about the details of this search/position, you may contact the chair of the search committee, Tadesse Ghirmai at tadg@uw.edu. For questions regarding potential disability accommodations, please contact Janet Wilt at EandM-search@uwb.edu. Thank you for your interest in this position at the University of Washington.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.