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Specialist-Teacher-Fixed Term (Job No: 612435)
Michigan State University

Date Posted Nov. 18, 2019
Title Specialist-Teacher-Fixed Term (Job No: 612435)
University Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI, United States
Department Applied Engineering Sciences
Application Deadline Open Until Filled
Position Start Date Jan. 1, 2020
  • Online / Remote Position
  • Lecturer/Instructor
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Engineering Mechanics
    Electrical and/or Electronics
    Civil Engineering
    Bioengineering (all Bio-related fields)
    Engineering - Other
The College of Engineering at Michigan State University is seeking candidates for a fixed-term teaching specialist position, with possible successive appointments based on performance and budget availability, to support instruction in the Applied Engineering Sciences program. Applied Engineering Sciences is a multidisciplinary broad engineering degree housed in the College of Engineering with a business complement of courses. Candidates are expected to have the capacity to teach within the engineering program curriculum and have the flexibility to teach introductory courses within the College of Engineering as well. Additional details about the MSU teaching specialist position may be found at

A demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching at the undergraduate level is expected as well as a strong academic or industrial background in engineering design and computation with experience in MATLAB or other structured programming. Preference will be given to candidates who excel in engineering globalization, systems analysis and sustainable system management. Consideration will also be given to candidates whose experiences prepare them to contribute to MSU's commitment to inclusion and diversity.

Required Degree: Masters -Engineering

Desired Degree: Doctorate -Engineering or Engineering education

Minimum Requirements: Qualified candidate will have a master's degree in an engineering discipline with significant industrial or educational experience in engineering or a doctoral degree in engineering or engineering education with experience in engineering analysis, design, and computation.

Required Application Materials: Applicants must submit a detailed resume, a cover letter summarizing their qualifications, vision statements for teaching, and the names and contact information for at least three references.

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MSU Statement: Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

  • MSU is an equal opportunity employer.

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Contact Information

  • Laura Genik
    Applied Engineering Sciences
    Michigan State University
    College of Engineering
    428 S Shaw Ln Room 1428
    East Lansing, MI 48824-1228
  • 517-432-4450


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