Job: Adjunct Faculty-Instructional Assistant- Computer Aided Engineering & Lab-College of Science, Engineering, and Technology.

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Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

Shape the bright futures of Grand Canyon University students as an Instructional Assistant for the traditional ground campus in the College of Science, Engineering and Technology .  Through hands-on, inquiry-based learning, the college provides an outlet for innovation and cross-disciplinary exposure.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: ESG-250 - Computer Aided Engineering & Lab

This course introduces CAD features, including fundamentals of 3D modeling for design. Includes overview of modeling, graphical manipulation, part structuring, coordinate system, and developing a strategy of modeling. CAD software enables students to make the transition from 2D drafting to 3D modeling. Students use symbolic math software and 3D modeling tools to visualize and solve engineering problems. The course emphasizes industry practices for modeling parts, extracting drawings, and creating assemblies. Prerequisite: MAT-261.

This course is located on our main GCU campus in Phoenix, AZ. The Instructional Assistant must be available during these hours in order to be considered for the position.



Responsibilities include equipping students with the required skill set, facilitating classroom discussions, assessing student performance and preparing students to be successful leaders in their chosen profession.  Other main responsibilities include the following:

  • Stay updated and prepared for the classroom agenda and material
  • Facilitate group activities



    Preferred: B.S. in Biomedical Engineering or B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. Candidates must have a grade "B" or better in this course as listed on education transcripts.


GCU’s Christian worldview has shaped the university’s mission and growth for more than 65 years. As a Christ-centered higher education institution, GCU integrates faith, learning and work to connect the GCU community with distinct Christian principles and strong central values. At GCU, working professionals may find their purpose in ways marked by compassion, service, integrity and concern for the common good.

Employment is contingent upon the satisfactory outcome (as determined by the university) of pre-employment screening activities, including a background check.

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Posted 24 Days Ago

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