Lecturer - EART - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States


Detailed Job Description

The Electrical Automation and Robotics Technology Department at Utah Valley University invites applications for a Lecturer position beginning in July 2015. Compensation is based on education and industrial experience. Position is responsible for teaching courses in the Electrical Automation and Robotics Technology program. The program offers an A.S. and/or A.A.S. degrees.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from a regionally accredited institution with a doctorate degree in a related field to the coursework being taught or master’s degree plus two years of experience in a related discipline. Demonstrated successful teaching at the college or university level is required.

Preferred Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited college with a Bachelor’s degree in the subject matter or closely related field, OR AAS degree in the subject matter or closely related field and 5 years of experience in the automotive field.


Knowledge and experience integrating DC, and 3phase/1phase motors in automated systems.
Knowledge of the electronics for stepper, servo, and variable frequency drives.
Advanced knowledge of AC/DC theory and math.


Skill in verbal and written communication.
Skill in time management and organization.

experience using PLC’s to control industrial AC/DC motors and systems.
Skill in designing, building, and troubleshooting industrial electronic circuits.
Skill in designing and building new automation labs.
Skill in managing a large group of students, keep them on task, and critique performance levels.


Ability to manage and prioritize multiple tasks.
Ability to work effectively with faculty, staff, students, agency administrators, and community practitioners from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Ability to demonstrate sound judgment and initiative in solving problems.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to problem solve.
Ability to interpret the university’s core values (serious, inclusive, engaged) as they apply to student internships
Ability to communicate clearly in English, both verbally and writing.

Pay Range


Special Instructions to Applicants

Please list a minimum of three references. References may be contacted at some point during the screening and selection process.

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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Lecturer / Instructor / Adjunct
Type of Faculty:Visiting / Adjunct
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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