Teaching Assistant Professor/Lecturer

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Teaching Assistant Professor/Lecturer
Posting Number F1800018
Employer State
Appointment Term Term
Position Type UUP Faculty

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

The Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York, is seeking candidates for a Lecturer position (10 months) We are particularly looking for candidates who can operate effectively in a diverse community of students and faculty, and share our vision of helping all constituents reach their full potential. This position will support the undergraduate and graduate education missions of the department. The UB ISE department has a long history of education and scholarship in Industrial and Systems Engineering, offering B.S., M.S., Ph.D., and combined degrees with concentrations in operations research, human factors, and production systems. ISE at UB is enjoying an unprecedented period of growth, with nine recent hires (including three other teaching faculty). Please see www.ise.buffalo.edu for more information about the department.

The successful candidate will teach and develop courses in a range of areas, which might include engineering management, human factors engineering, probability and statistics. Specific responsibilities include:
• teaching and course development in support of ISE programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels;
• participation in ongoing accreditation related program assessment;
• supporting student experiential learning; and
• engaging in research and student advisement as appropriate

For full consideration applications should be received by March 15, 2018

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University at Buffalo is the largest and most comprehensive of the SUNY engineering schools. The University at Buffalo is a premier public university, a member of American Association of Universities, and an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Salary range of the position is $50,000 – $73,000.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants should hold a PhD in Industrial and Systems Engineering or a closely related field. Ph.D. must be conferred prior to appointment.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands
FTE 1.00
Campus North Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants

The application package should consist of a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, a teaching statement no longer than two pages, three references who can discuss the candidate’s teaching experience, and teaching evaluations for previous courses taught if available. Applicants are specifically asked to emphasize their educational, not their research, accomplishments. The cover letter should explicitly include the number of semester/quarters as a lead course instructor.

Applicants must also answer the following question submitted as “Diversity Statement.” Applications submitted without a response to this question will not be considered: “What skills do you see as necessary when choosing curriculum and learning activities for a diverse group of students? Give examples from your personal experience when you have developed or used those skills.”

Additional Information

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at info@goer.ny.gov.

Contact Information

Contact's Name Dr. Sabrina Casucci
Contact's Title Co-Chair Search Committee
Contact's Email casucci@buffalo.edu
Contact's Phone 716-645-3471

Posting Dates

Posted 02/15/2018
Deadline for Applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of Reference Letters Required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Public Job Posting
    • Internal Job Posting
    • Agency Referral
    • Advertisement/Publication
    • Personal Referral
    • Website
    • Other
  2. * List source mentioned above.

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Contact Information for References
  4. Teaching Statement
  5. Diversity Statement
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Evaluations