Adjunct - Success in Science, Engineering and Technology & Lab - Traditional Campus - 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 adjunct faculty member 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. It also features pre-professional degrees in biology, alongside our degrees in information systems, and a forensic science and exercise science program.
As an adjunct faculty member, you’ll provide program instruction incorporating innovative teaching methodologies, cutting-edge technologies and other industry trends reflecting advancements in your discipline. If you are highly motivated and passionate about teaching exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you.
Course Description: UNV-112 - Success in Science, Engineering and Technology & Lab:
- Adjuncts needed for Fall 2018 Semester starting August 27, 2018.
- Must be available during the day (Monday - Friday).
- Class days & times to be determined.
- This course is designed to provide students opportunities to develop and strengthen skills necessary to enhance the undergraduate experience. It provides positive reinforcement of successful learning strategies and assistance with adaptation to the GCU academic environment. This course also provides a foundation for inquiry-based learning in science, engineering and technology and a review of resources and study tools to support success. The course introduces basic concepts relating science and engineering and surveys the characteristics of the STEM disciplines. It develops basic concepts in the context of real applications. The course presents illustrations of logical ways of thinking about problems and their solutions. The laboratory reinforces and expands learning of principles introduced in the lecture.
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:
- Provide a positive example to students by supporting the University’s Doctrinal Statement, Ethical Position Statement and Mission of Grand Canyon University.
- Minimum: Masters in Electrical Engineering or Masters in Mechanical Engineering or Masters in Biomedical Engineering. Preferred: Doctorate in Electronical Engineering or Doctorate in Mechanical Engineering or Doctorate in Biomedical Engineering.
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