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Part-time Instructor of Mechatronics Engineering

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Posting Details

Position Information

Academic Home Department: Mechatronics Engineering
Posting Job Title: Part-time Instructor of Mechatronics Engineering
Recruitment Type: Part-Time Faculty

Position Details

Rank – Title:
Area of Specialty-Discipline: Engineering
Administrative/Distinguished Title - Working Title if applicable:
Position Status: Regular
Tenure Track Status: Non-Tenure Track
Terms of Employment: One Semester
Contract Type: Part-Time
Date Position Available: 08/07/2017

Position Qualifications/Responsibilities

Position Qualifications - Responsibilities:

The Department of Mechatronics Engineering at Kennesaw State University is creating a pool of applicants in anticipation of future openings for part-time faculty to teach undergraduate Mechatronics Engineering courses. Responsibilities include teaching courses and/or laboratories in LabVIEW, PLC, Instruments and Controls, Sensors and Actuators, MATLAB/Simulink, Robotics, Embedded Systems, and
Control Systems. Review of the applications is ongoing. This position is renewable.

Required Education - Experience - Skills (Minimum Qualifications):

Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering (or its foreign equivalent) or in a closely related field is required for undergraduate level course teaching. Earned doctorate, or its foreign equivalent for graduate level in Mechanical Engineering or Electrical Engineering or in a closely related field is required for graduate level course teaching. College level teaching and related work experience and online teaching are pluses. Applicants with the training, ability, and/or experience equivalent to the minimum degree may be considered.

Application Procedure

Application Deadline Date: 12/30/2017
Questions About Position Opening:

For questions about the position opening, please contact Department Chair, Dr. Chan Ham (

Additional Information for Applicants

Please note that this is an expression of interest to identify a pool of qualified applicants that the department will hire beginning fall, 2017.

Application Instructions

All applications must be submitted electronically. Required documents include:
1.Letter of Application
2.Current Curriculum Vitae
3.List of Names & Contact Information of Three References
4.Unofficial Academic Transcripts (Official transcripts due upon hire)

Posting Details

KSU Faculty Posting Number: 000478
Departmental/College Overview:

The Southern Polytechnic College of Engineering and Engineering Technology at Kennesaw State University is the second largest engineering college in the state of Georgia offering sixteen undergraduate and four graduate degrees.
The Mechatronics Engineering department is the only one mechatronics engineering program in Georgia.

Kennesaw State University Campus and Location:

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing doctoral program. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

EEO Statement:

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status. Georgia is an Open Records state.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Current Curriculum Vitae
  3. Unofficial Academic Transcripts (official transcripts due upon hire)
  4. List of Names and Contact Information of Three References
Optional Documents