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Lecturer, CC (Electrical Engineering)
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
Science and Mathematics
Kaua'i Community College
Date Posted:
November 14, 2017
Closing Date:
Salary Information:
Minimum $1,486 per credit hour. Rate may be subject to change

Other Conditions:
  • Part-time, for placement on lecturer candidate pool, contingent on availability of funds and actual staffing requirements. Day, evening, or Saturday offerings, on- and off-campus.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. Under general supervision, to conduct courses in electrical engineering.
  2. Maintain office hours of at least one hour per week for each course taught.
  3. Prepare course outlines and reports related to teaching and student progress.
  4. Work under supervision of department chairperson in integrating teaching efforts with other instructors in the discipline area.
  5. Student and peer evaluations and self-assessment of teaching effectiveness are required.
  6. May include instructional assignments involving distance learning.
  7. Work with students on engineering projects as specified in various grants and additional projects as needed.
  8. Perform assessment of course learning outcomes.
  9. Consult and work collaboratively with Kaua'i CC faculty, administrators, staff, and engineering faculty at the other University of Hawaii campuses.
  10. Commitment to community college principles and philosophy is essential.
  11. The college strongly emphasizes the “open door” concept and serves a diverse student and community population.
Minimum Qualifications
  1. All degrees must be earned from an accredited institution. If qualified applicants are not available, those not meeting minimum qualifications may be considered on an exception basis.
  2. Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Ph.D. in any area of engineering.
  2. Five or more years of engineer experience in industry to higher education.
  3. Experience with programming languages in the C family.
  4. Knowledge of DC, AC, and digital circuits building, trouble shooting, and analysis.
  5. Proficient with engineering test and diagnostic equipment.
  6. Knowledge of sensors and applications.
  7. Successful community college teaching experience.
  8. Ability to use writing assignments and integrate teaching of appropriate thinking skills into course content as an integral part of students’ classroom learning activities.

To Apply:
Submit 1) UHCC Form 27 ( standard format ) ( large format ) 2) transcript(s) showing degree and coursework to date appropriate to the position (Copies of official transcripts are acceptable; however, original official transcripts will be required at the time of hire. Original official transcripts must have the official seal and be mailed directly from the degree-granting institution. Online transcripts or academic record/grade summaries will NOT be accepted. Diplomas and copies will not be accepted.) Applicants who have international transcripts are required to have their transcripts evaluated by a member of the National Association for Credential Evaluation Services (NACES) and obtain an English translation (if necessary). These services are to be done at the applicant’s expense., 3) a brief one-page statement outlining how you meet the minimum and desirable qualifications, 4) one or more signed, original letters of recommendation attesting to job performance and personal character, and 5) résumé to the address below. The TITLE of the position MUST indicate the specific academic subject area you are applying for, and a separate application is required for each area if applying for more than one. Original signature required on the UH Form 27. All requested documents will not be returned and become the property of the College. Emailed or other electronically submitted documents will not be accepted or considered. Failure to submit all required documents shall deem an application to be incomplete and will not be considered. All minimum qualifications must be met by the effective date of appointment. Continuous recruitment until needs are met. Kaua‘i Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. For inquiries or complaints regarding our nondiscrimination policies, please contact: Human Resources Manager, EEO/AA Coordinator 808-245-8323; Section 504 Coordinator, 808-245-8274; or Title IX Coordinator, 808-245-8260, Kaua‘i Community College, One Stop Center, 3-1901 Kaumuali‘i Highway, Lihu‘e, HI 96766
  1. Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
  2. Kaua'i Community College
  3. 3-1901 Kaumuali'i Highway
  4. Lihu'e, HI 96766-9500
  1. Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs; 808-245-8229

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