The Department of Wood Science and Engineering (WSE) invites applications for a full-time 1.00 FTE, 9-month, fixed term Instructor position.
The Department of Wood Science and Engineering (WSE) is a multidisciplinary program focused on science, technology, design, engineering, and business practices that help society sustainably meet our needs for renewable materials, and help ensure the global competitiveness of US business. Our mission is to discover the science, create the technology, and design the renewable materials, products and structures for future generations. We are one of the largest and most diverse renewable materials programs in North America.
The purpose of this position is to foster critical thinking, advance students’ knowledge and skills through the teaching of Renewable Materials courses. The incumbent is expected to provide an intellectual foundation for students concerning wood products, form and function concepts, machining, production, product design, and marketing topics.
This Instructor will be developing and delivering courses in Advanced CAD, Entrepreneurial Product Development, Computer-aided Manufacturing, managing wood shop operations; and leading wood shop safety.
Minimum Required Qualifications:
* Master’s Degree in Business, Science, Art, Design, or related field.
* Teaching experience.
*Proficiency with computer-aided design (CAD) and computer-aided manufacturing (CAM).
*Familiarity with proper and safe handling of woodworking equipment.
*A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity.
*Experience with safety programs and training.
TO APPLY: http://jobs.oregonstate.edu/postings/76708
OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.
When applying you will be required to attach the following electronic documents:
1) A resume/CV.
2) A cover letter indicating how your qualifications and experience have prepared you for this position.
3) Statement showing how you fulfill your commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion.
You will also be required to submit the names of at least three professional references, their e-mail addresses and telephone numbers as part of the application process.
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.