Visiting Instructor/Professor of Technology

  • Ohio Northern University
  • Ada, OH
  • Jul 18, 2022
Full time Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description

Position Title
isiting Instructor/Professor of Technology


Position Type
Full-Time Faculty

Job Summary

The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses included but not limited to: CAD, fluid and mechanical systems, electronics, materials science, robotics, and potentially construction management topics. The standard teaching load for this position is twelve contact hours per semester. Rank commensurate with experience and credentials.


The Manufacturing Technology, Construction Management, and Technology Education programs in the School of Science, Technology, and Mathematics seeks to fill a one-year visiting Professor/Instructor of Technological Studies position to begin in August 2022.

Principal Responsibilities

This position requires a high level of technical expertise with teaching or experience in materials systems, electronics, and construction topics along with other industry software programs. Candidates should show excellence and enthusiasm in teaching a variety of lower and upper level courses for students in the Technological Studies programs. Additional duties in service of the University's general education curriculum are encouraged. Applicants should demonstrate effectiveness in initiating research projects related to their area of expertise, and potentially advising undergraduate students both in and outside the classroom. Service on program, school, college, and university committees, and activity in their professional field is expected. Additionally, the candidate will assume responsibility for upkeep of labs and applications for the courses assigned.

Required Skills

High level of technical expertise and teaching and/or industrial experience in manufacturing management applications and processes, industry simulations and machine processes.

Demonstrated teaching excellence in the classroom, a record of professional conference presentations and publications, and work with student and/or alumni groups is highly valued.

Minimum Qualifications

PhD or ABD in engineering technologies, manufacturing engineering, electrical engineering, industrial engineering, technology education, or related field.

Position requires high level of technical expertise, with teaching and/or industrial experience involving robotics, manufacturing processes, ergonomics, manufacturing management.

Master's degree will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications

Industrial experience in manufacturing technology or engineering field.

EEO Statement

ONU is an equal employment opportunity employer. Accordingly, no person shall be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, sex, gender identity, transgender status, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic information or any other category protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to all areas of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, transfer, compensation, benefits, discipline, separation and other terms, condition and privileges of employment.

College Description

The Getty College of Arts and Sciences comprises seventeen departments offering over 50 majors that range from the liberal arts to a rich variety of pre-professional and professional programs. The College has a student-faculty ratio of 13:1; faculty and students collaborate closely in undergraduate research, creative works, and professional activities.

The Department of Technological Studies is positioned in the College of Arts and Sciences and has three ATMAE accredited programs. The Department has five full-time faculty serving approximately 100 majors in Construction Management, Manufacturing Technology, and Technology Education. Fifteen laboratories and classrooms are housed in a well maintained and equipped facility. For more information, visit the department's web site at

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