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Monroe Community College Faculty, Full Time Tenure Track, Electrical Engineering Technology in Rochester, New York

Location: Rochester, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Tue Jan 24 2023 Job Description:

Function of Position:

Tenure-track faculty teach classes, develop new educational materials, assist with curriculum review and assessment, perform professional duties, and participate in departmental and institutional functions, including department meetings and committee work. Tenure-track faculty report to the chairperson of the Engineering Technologies Department. Academic departments are led by a peer who serves as a department chair for a three-year term. All tenure-track faculty are in the pool from which the chair is appointed. Faculty are responsible for preparing and teaching courses in the department and will be assigned to the Brighton Campus. Tenure-track faculty may be expected to teach at another campus, extension site, or in an online, remote, and/or hybrid modality. The successful candidate will bring expertise in Electrical Engineering Technology to MCC.

Examples of Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and provides students with appropriate learning materials and expertise in assigned subjects (e.g., Electrical Circuit Analysis, Digital Electronics, Linear Circuits and Systems, Pulse and Digital Circuits, Digital Systems and Microprocessors, Industrial Electronics and Control including Programmable Logic Controllers, Communications Systems)

  • Demonstrates and maintains current subject area knowledge

  • Capable of developing and teaching online Electrical Engineering Technology (EET) content

  • Participates in the ABET accreditation process at a program and course level

  • Encourages students' participation in class activities

  • Teaches courses and evaluates student performance as per guidelines set by the department and Monroe Community College

  • Teaches multiple courses/sections each term, as outlined by the contract

  • Prepares lesson plans and creates instructional materials and activities for student engagement

  • Prepares Course Information Sheet/Syllabus/Outlines in accordance with department and College guidelines

  • Establishes and maintains an engaging and supportive classroom environment

  • Provides students with assistance and guidance regarding the educational program and appropriate conduct, including compliance with the College Code of Conduct

  • Adheres to all College and department policies

  • Maintains student attendance records, grades, and other records according to department and College guidelines and submits them in a timely manner

  • Communicates regularly with students; responds to requests for help outside of classroom hours

  • Maintains office hours according to contractual guidelines in order to support student learning

  • Advises students concerning academic, career and related issues according to contractual guidelines

  • Assists department with student recruitment, enrollment, and placement

  • Assists department with student retention and completion initiatives

  • Assists with development, review, and revision of department curriculum, including assessment of student learning and program review

  • Develops innovative teaching pedagogies to facilitate learning

  • Incorporates high-impact teaching practices into course design

  • Attends department meetings as a contributing member

  • Contributes to the College through Division, department, and College committees

  • Actively engages in pedagogical and academic discipline professional development

  • Assists department in faculty recruitment and peer evaluation

  • Assists in the development of grant proposals and implementation of grant projects

  • Works independently and in a team setting, demonstrating excellent time management skills to prioritize workflow and multi-task

  • Performs other duties and responsibilities assigned by the department chair and may be assigned courses at any MCC campus or extension site location

MCC Expectations:

  • Adheres to the College Code of Conduct.

  • Contributes to, supports, and maintains an equitable, inclusive, and collaborative College environment.

  • Maintains technological competencies utilized by the College.

  • Commits to the philosophy of a comprehensive community college.

  • Commits to professional growth. which includes seeking ongoing training in diversity, equity and inclusion to better serve students.

    Job Requirements:

Required Qualifications:

  • Earned bachelor's degree or higher in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology (or closely related field) from a regionally-accredited higher education institution

  • Five years of full-time industry experience in work related to the discipline-specific coursework required for completion of the Electrical Engineering Technology A.A.S. degree

  • Ability to teach courses in the Electrical Engineering Technology program and electrical courses in the Applied Integrated Technology program

  • Commitment to supporting an inclusive campus environment

  • Evidence of respect for and understanding of people with diverse backgrounds, abilities, and needs

  • Knowledge of, or experience in, implementing a variety of teaching strategies (industry trainings are acceptable)

  • Ability to think outside of the box to problem solve

  • Willingness to serve students through academic advising and mentoring

  • Willingness to serve the department and the division through committees and other activities

  • Evidence of commitment to the philosophy of a comprehensive community college

  • Evidence of proficiency with technology

  • Classroom and administrative technology proficiency; MS Office tools

  • Commitment to continued professional growth

  • Evidence of effective communication (interpersonal, speaking, and writing) skills

  • Experience and/or interest in developing and teaching online courses

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Earned master's degree in a related field from a regionally-accredited higher education institution

  • ABET accreditation experience

  • College-level teaching experience; community college experience preferred

  • Experience with Blackboard or Brightspace

  • Experience and/or interest in teaching online courses

  • Awareness of the potential value of technology as a tool for teaching

  • Experience with computerized student record management

  • Bilingual and able to read, write, and speak Spanish or other languages, proficiently

    Additional Information:

MCC is currently testing a Pilot Telecommuting Program that runs from October 25th, 2021 to June 30th, 2023. Under the pilot program, this position may be eligible for remote work up to 5 days per pay period pending departmental need and leadership approval. The pilot program may be extended or terminated at any time at the College's discretion.

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