Engineering Faculty, College of
Undergraduate Studies Colorado Christian University
The full-time faculty member in the College of Undergraduate
Studies (CUS) Department of Natural Sciences and Mathematics within the School
of Humanities and Sciences (SHS), B.S. Industrial Engineering program, will
teach courses in the Essential Engineering Core and Industrial Engineering
Core. Initially, the Engineering faculty may teach courses in mathematics and
science in addition to the engineering courses to fulfill their 12 credit hour
per semester teaching load. The successful candidate will teach 12 credit hours
of in-seat courses per semester and will be expected to participate in regular
faculty responsibilities, such as mentoring B.S. Industrial Engineering
students and participating in committee work. A Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering
or a related field is required. Faculty rank will be determined based on the
finalist's credentials and experience.
- Teach assigned undergraduate courses
in accord with all standard policies and procedures within the SHS. A
typical load is 24 credit hours of undergraduate in-seat courses per year
(12 credit hours per semester).
and mentoring SHS students as assigned by the Dean, typically but not
limited to, the B.S. Industrial Engineering students.
work effectively and positively with administrators, faculty, and support
staff to establish and maintain effective positive working relationships.
strategic thinking in fulfilling the goals of CUS School of Humanities and
Sciences in support of the University Strategic Objectives.
effective servant/shepherd leadership among faculty, staff, students, and
effectively with the University community, ministry partners, corporate
partners, and general audiences.
participation in faculty, committee, or other meetings as part of this
position or as assigned.
the CUS Dean of the School Humanities and Sciences with other duties as
Skills, and Abilities
- A Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering or
related field from an accredited college/university is required.
excellence in teaching engineering, science, and mathematics courses.
or more years of successful teaching experience in a college or
- Have a
proven track record of student learning and engagement through previous
classroom evaluations by students or faculty administration.
superior oral, interpersonal, and written communication skills.
about Christ-centered higher education and dedicated to the integration of
faith and learning in the field of engineering.
sense of calling to the mission and vision of Colorado Christian
University, have a lifestyle compatible with CCU’s Statement of Faith, and
be in agreement with the University’s Strategic Objectives.
committed to student success.
in appropriate MS Office applications and able to use appropriate
software/technology such as a collegiate learning management system (LMS)
in the learning environment.
to learning new ideas for classroom presentations and dynamic class
interactions to engage student learning in a meaningful way.
in extracurricular activities to support and encourage students.
Nature of Work Environment
While performing the duties of this job, you may be required to walk, stand,
sit, reach with hands and arms, balance, stoop, speak with clarity, and have
appropriate vision and hearing capabilities. The employee must occasionally
lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
- Committed follower of Jesus Christ,
who believes there is no salvation apart from faith in his atonement on
the cross, by grace alone becoming "born again" thus beginning a
personal relationship with Christ, the Son of God.
- Able to
effectively communicate personal faith and apply biblical principles and
convictions in the workplace. Must have a strong sense of calling to the
ministry of Colorado Christian University.
attend and be engaged in meaningful involvement in a Bible-believing
evangelical local church. Knowledgeable about the Word of God and
passionate about Christian education.
be a traditional evangelical Christian whose lifestyle is in consonance
with sound Christian principles, is compatible with CCU’s Statement of
Faith, and is in agreement with the Strategic Objectives promulgated by
applications will continue until the position is filled. Colorado Christian
University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin,
ethnicity, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, military or
veteran status. CCU is committed to an environment free from discrimination and
harassment and calls on every member of the university community to be vigilant
in deterring and reporting all violations. CCU does reserve the right to
exercise preference on the basis of religion in all of its employment
practices. All employees who work at CCU must demonstrate a spiritual testimony
consistent with our evangelical mission and follow our lifestyle expectations.