Professor of Engineering (level commensurate with experience). The position requires academic excellence in the areas of teaching, scholarship and service with emphasis on teaching. Bryan College currently offers a Bachelor of Science in Engineering degree with concentration options including civil and mechanical engineering. The Vogel School of Engineering opened in the fall of 2018 with a freshman class of 25 students. Enrollment is projected to increase yearly as the program develops. State-of-the-art classroom and laboratory facilities are currently being constructed to accommodate the near-term program build-out to 120 students.
Most importantly, the new faculty will share and promote a Christian worldview consistent with the Bryan College Statement of Belief and Community Life Standards.
Serving others is one of the foundational aspects within the culture of the faculty cadre at Bryan College and therefore within the Vogel School of Engineering. Faculty support our primary purpose, “educating students to become servants of Christ to make a difference in today’s world,” through the profession of engineering.
An earned terminal degree (preferred) in Mechanical Engineering
Teaching experience at the undergraduate level
U.S. citizenship or permanent authorization to work in the U.S.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Working in a team environment to formulate and implement policies and procedures for the
Vogel School of Engineering informed by a Christian perspective.
Developing and teaching courses and laboratory modules relating to general engineering
classes including: statics, dynamics, strength of materials, fluid mechanics, thermodynamics,
heat transfer, as well as mechanical engineering concentration classes including: machine
design, manufacturing engineering, kinematics and robotics, mechanical vibration, quality
engineering and other courses as needed.
Administration and oversight of laboratory and maker-space facilities including specification,
purchasing and O&M of equipment, maintaining compliance with all regulatory requirements,
and developing and implementing policies and procedures relating to the use of the laboratory
and maker-space facilities.
Scholarship in the form of research, publications, and presentations.
Serving as faculty advisor for student clubs.
Assisting in the development of a departmental budget for equipment and supplies.
Serving as a mentor and advising students academically and professionally.
Oversight of accreditation activities including identifying and implementing SACS and ABET
Recruitment of students.
Developing connections and serving as liaison with industrial partners.
Serving as Vogel School of Engineering representative in the community.
· Other duties as required.
For more information or to apply, please visit the Bryan College website at https://www.bryan.edu/employment/application/.