Adjunct Instructor (Lecturer 10), Non-Tenure Track, Part-time - Civil Engineering, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Stony Brook University
Location: Stony Brook University
Internal Number: 127245
The Department of Civil Engineering at Stony Brook University invites applications for an adjunct lecturer (temporary instructor position) to teach the course Senior Design I during the spring 2024 semester. This course is a project-oriented capstone to the principles and practices of civil and environmental engineering design. The course focuses on team projects under the guidance of faculty and outside industry mentors on relevant topics to civil engineering, e.g., structures, transportation, geotechnical, environmental, hydraulics, etc. Topics related to project management and engineering ethics are addressed within the context of the projects. Students are guided on the preparation of written and oral technical reports.
Adjunct lecturers are temporary instructors, typically teaching one course during a semester session. Reoccurring appointments are possible depending on teaching needs, past performance and the availability of funds. Salary is commensurate with highest degree, past college-level teaching experience, relevant industry experience, and equity within the department.
Required Qualifications (as evidenced by an attached resume):
Master's Degree in Civil Engineering or related field with 5 years applicable teaching and/or industry experience or a Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field with 10 years applicable industry experience (engineering design, consulting engineering, construction management or municipal engineering).
Teaching experience in a college in an environment similar to Stony Brook University
Licensed Professional Engineer
10-plus years of experience in engineering design, consulting engineering, construction management, and/or municipal engineering.
Managed a multi-disciplinary staff of other professional engineers and designers in the preparation of contract drawings and specifications for prime construction contracts.
All application materials must be submitted online. Please use the Apply Now button to begin your application. Applicants need to submit a cover letter indicating area of expertise, CV, statement of teaching background and interests, sample teaching evaluations (if available), the names and contact information for 3 references, and a NY State Employment Application.
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For questions regarding this position, please contact Ms. Lisa Remo at Lisa.Remo@stonybrook.edu
Special Notes Non-Tenure Track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Applicants must have and maintain employment authorization to work in the US without the need for sponsorship.Anticipated Start Date: January 11, 2024.
Application review will begin two weeks from the posting date and will continue until the position is filled. The position is expected to begin January 11, 2024. Appointment duration is for the semester during which the course is being offered.
Department description: The Department of Civil Engineering was established in 2012 and is one of nine academic departments within the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences (CEAS). The department currently has over 180 undergraduate students and a growing graduate program. As one of the only two comprehensive (Bachelors to Ph.D.) civil engineering programs within the State University of New York, the Department of Civil Engineering at Stony Brook University is playing a key role in addressing critical infrastructure challenges regionally and globally. The department is a partner of the New York State (NYS) Center for Clean Water Technology, the NYS Infrastructure, Transportation, and Security Center, and the Atlantic Marine Energy Center. Faculty also have the opportunity to collaborate with researchers in the Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT), the Advanced Energy Research and Technology Center (AERT), the Institute for AI-Driven Discovery and Innovation. Collaborative opportunities also exist with Brookhaven National Laboratory and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, both of which are less than 30 miles from campus.
SBU campus Description: Stony Brook University, one of four research-intensive campuses within the State University of New York (SUNY) system, is widely regarded as its flagship. The University embraces its mission to provide comprehensive undergraduate, graduate, and professional education of the highest quality, and its rankings bear that out. It's included among the top 1% of universities in the world by the 2018 QS World University Rankings and among the top 40 public universities by U.S. News & World Report's 2020 Best Colleges rankings. It is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, composed of the top 62 research institutions in North America. As Long Island's largest single-site employer, Stony Brook has nearly 15,000 full and part-time employees, including more than 2,700 faculty. It enrolled roughly 26,800 students in fall 2019 — 17,900 undergraduate students and 8,900 graduate students — and offers more than 200 majors, minors, and combined-degree programs. The Department of Athletics supports 18 Division I varsity intercollegiate athletic programs that compete at the highest level within the NCAA. Located approximately 60 miles east of Manhattan on Long Island's beautiful North Shore, Stony Brook is situated on 1,454 wooded acres, encompassing 13 schools and colleges; a Research and Development Park; world-class athletics facilities, including an 8,300-seat stadium and a 4,000-seat arena; and Stony Brook Medicine, Long Island's premier academic medical center. Also, part of the University is a teaching and research campus in Southampton, New York, which offers graduate arts programs and is the site of the Marine Sciences Center.In addition, Stony Brook has a role in running, and performs joint research with, Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast. Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Pollock Krasner House in East Hampton, NY, and the Humanities Institute, with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, Stony Brook sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.
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FROM ITS BEGINNINGS A HALF-CENTURY AGO, STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY HAS BEEN CHARACTERIZED by innovation, energy and progress, transforming the lives of people who earn degrees, work and make groundbreaking discoveries here. A dramatic trajectory of growth has turned what was once a small teacher preparation college into an internationally recognized research institution that is changing the world.