The Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering (ABE), College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is searching to fill the position of Teaching Faculty - Open Rank - Technical Systems Management - ABE. This position is a nine-month, non-tenure-track teaching faculty appointment with open rank. The position reports to the ABE Department Head and works collaboratively with faculty and staff in ABE and other units in the College of ACES, and the College of Engineering.
Major Responsibilities: The successful candidate will coordinate and teach TSM courses offered through ABE to students in a variety of programs within and outside the College of ACES. These courses include topics of materials and construction systems, metallurgy and welding processes, agro-industrial electrification, and an introduction to technical systems in agriculture. Course modules emphasize the development of hands-on technical and field skills, and problem-solving methods. The successful candidate will also be expected to advise students and student organizations in ABE.
Applications: To ensure full consideration, candidates should apply by July 7th, 2017. Please create your candidate profile at http://jobs.illinois.edu and upload a letter of application/interest, current resume, collegiate transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references with complete contact information (include name, title, address, phone, fax, email), in one document, by close of business day July 7th, 2017. All requested information must be submitted for your application to be given full consideration. For further information, contact Jamie Price, Search Coordinator, via e-mail (firstname.lastname@example.org). The university conducts criminal background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. The University of Illinois is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For more information, visit http://go.illinois.edu/EEO. To learn more about the University’s commitment to diversity, please visit http://www.inclusiveillinois.illinois.edu