Lecturer in Engineering Technology

Ohio State University College of Engineering

United States

Position Information

Top Message Individuals interested in instructional and faculty positions must submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter directly to the academic unit. Check Additional Information for a contact name.

Number of Positions Available -1

University Title -Lecturer

Working Title -Lecturer - Engineering Tech.

Department -Mansfield Campus

Department Location -Mansfield

Requisition Number -462999

Summary of Duties

The Ohio State University at Mansfield invites applications from outstanding individuals for a full-time, non-tenure-track associated faculty position at the rank of Lecturer in the College of Engineering, Department of Integrated Systems Engineering.


• Teach two to four undergraduate courses per semester (depending on the level of service work described below, which may vary by semester) in the new Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology (BSET) program on the Mansfield campus and hold regular office hours for students
• Collaborate with other BSET faculty and staff on service work to support the BSET program. Examples include helping develop and improve courses; coordinating academic oversight with the College of Engineering and other regional campuses; preparing for ABET / ETAC accreditation; and helping to expand and maintain experiential learning opportunities in the BSET program, including co-curricular and extra-curricular opportunities with regional manufacturers.

Teaching responsibilities for this position will be exclusively at Ohio State Mansfield, which is one of the six campuses of The Ohio State University. Faculty on the Mansfield campus teach a diverse student population in a multi-disciplinary small-college environment, and they hold appointments in their academic departments at The Ohio State University. Please visit the following link for more information about the Mansfield campus: https://mansfield.osu.edu/

The new Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology program at Ohio State is designed to meet the growing demand for highly skilled college graduates who possess manufacturing engineering technology skills that integrate business and leadership principles with engineering processes and technical knowledge. This evidence-based, interdisciplinary program offers students the opportunity to learn in a hands-on, practical way that enables deep understanding.

Ohio State Mansfield is seeking a visionary engineer to help contribute to expanding and refining our one-of-a-kind BSET program. The most qualified individuals will not only have the required education and experience but will also be motivated, enthusiastic self-starters who have the ability to think both critically and creatively.

The engineering technology program trains students for manufacturing leadership roles by developing their ability to solve problems through an integration of the following skills:

• Applying appropriate engineering technologies and 21st-century tools
• Analyzing problems using a systems approach
• Bringing the needs of people into the equation
• Utilizing strong interpersonal and communication skills
• Employing effective business analysis of decisions in a local and global context
• Improving manufacturing processes to raise product quality and profitability

Additional Information for Applicants:

Applicant Instructions:

Please send a cover letter that describes teaching (experience, strategies, and effectiveness) as well as a current curriculum vitae or resume to Melissa Coldiron, Human Resources Business Partner, at Coldiron.25@osu.edu

The Ohio State University is strongly committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in all areas. Students at the Mansfield campus come from diverse backgrounds: more than 40% are Pell-eligible, more than 40% are among the first in their families to go to college, and almost 20% identify as students of color. In the cover letter, describe experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals that promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

Questions concerning the application process and receipt of applications should be addressed to Melissa Coldiron (Coldiron.25@osu.edu). For additional information about the Mansfield campus please see www.mansfield.osu.edu

The Ohio State University at Mansfield’s highest priorities emphasize service to students and creating a community of inclusiveness and excellence. The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC). The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis under the law. Employment at Ohio State requires the successful completion of a background check.

Required Qualifications

• An earned master’s or doctoral degree in mechanical, industrial, materials science, or manufacturing engineering
• Significant teaching and/or industrial experience involving robotics, electronics, manufacturing processes, or manufacturing management
• A commitment to and evidence of excellence in teaching; experience with under-represented groups and first-generation students preferred
• Program development experience a plus
• Ability to work effectively with diverse populations
• Demonstrated ability to work as a member of a team

Desired Qualifications

Pre Employment Screening

Requires the successful completion of a background check.

Target Salary Negotiable

Job Category Instructional/Faculty

Job Appointment


Full/Part Time -Full-time

Temporary/Term/Regular -Temporary

Posting Start Date -11/07/2020

Posting End Date -01/30/2021

Dept Contact Name -Coldiron,Melissa A.

Dept Contact Phone -567/242-7277

Faculty Application Instructions

Individuals interested in instructional and faculty positions must submit a curriculum vitae and cover letter directly to the academic unit. Check Additional Information for instructions.

Quick Link http://www.jobsatosu.com/postings/104037

In your application, please refer to Polytechnicpositions.com