Job Description

Make a Difference at Grand Canyon University

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

As a full-time 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 delivering exceptional quality instruction in modern facilities with smaller class sizes, we’d like to hear from you.

Responsibilities:

  • Teaches undergraduate courses or graduate courses within the requisite discipline meeting the required course load requirements.
  • Develops and provides instruction that incorporates current teaching methodologies, technologies and other trends that reflect advances in the requisite discipline educational instruction.
  • Engages students within classroom to stimulate discussions for collective learning.
  • Incorporates relevant research resources and experiential activities to support course objectives, lectures and learning outcomes.
  • Compiles bibliographies of specialized materials for outside reading.
  • Assists students outside classroom hours and actively mentors students.
  • Develops and administers forward thinking short and long term learning plans for students’ development and growth
  • Maintains compliance with requirements for program accreditation.
  • Assesses student performance in accordance with University Assessment Practices.
  • Assist with curriculum design and development; be a sound advocate for change to programs, curriculum and teaching methodologies/pedagogies.
  • Engages regularly in professional development activities
  • Participates actively in college or university committees for advancing the overall educational mission of the university.
  • Fosters and promotes diversity and collegiality among faculty, students and staff.
  • Provides leadership and mentorship to adjunct faculty.
  • Develops and maintains relationships with professional contacts to support internship programs, project collaborations and student mentoring.
  • Assists college administration in developing internal and external communities that promote the Colleges academic programs/majors.
  • Maintains compliance with all college and University policies and program accreditation/licensure requirements.
  • Effectively utilizes assigned resources including any budget allocations.
  • Willingness to assume other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree required. Doctorate degree preferred.
  • Discipline may require active licensure/certification.
  • Minimum two years’ teaching at collegiate level required or extensive industry knowledge may be substituted based upon the dean’s approval.
  • Specialized knowledge of discipline areas may be required.
  • Evidence of involvement in one’s professional area (e.g., membership in professional organizations, presentations, research and/or publications).

Additional Qualifications:

  • 5 years’ relevant work experience which may include progressive business/managerial experience in the information technology or information systems field
  • Extensive, advanced and current knowledge of information technology or specific functional area in information technology

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