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Sinclair Community College

Tenure-Track Aviation Faculty

Sinclair Colleges is a comprehensive community college with an enrollment of over 20,000 students that offers career and transfer programs leading to an associate degree, certificate programs, and continuing education opportunities. We are seeking candidates for a
tenure-track position in Aviation beginning August 2018. Classes involve aviation management, leadership, aerodynamics, human factors, navigation, weather, FAA regulations and other courses related to the professional pilot career field, unmanned aerial vehicles, and aviation businesses. Participate, market, and promote aviation educational initiatives with professional societies, industrial associations, airshows and other events.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree required, Master's degree preferred. A Master’s degree is required to be eligible to apply for tenure. Applicants who do not possess a master’s degree are eligible to apply for the position but will be required to obtain a Master’s degree prior to being eligible for tenure.
  • Minimum of five years of relevant aviation experience is required.
  • Experience in an operational, managerial, technical or instructional position related to the aviation industry required.
  • FAA Certificates commensurate with relevant aviation experience.
  • Minimum of a Private Pilot certificate required. Instrument, Commercial, Multi-engine, Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII) and Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) preferred.
  • Experience in the UAS industry is preferred.
For more information and to apply, go to: https://jobs.sinclair.edu

Posted to UAA 4/25/18


NBAA

Regional Representative, West (Telework)

The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) is seeking a strong Regional Representative (West) to provide oversight and implementation of initiatives focused on business aviation advocacy, influencing aviation policy, interacting with the aviation industry and working with members at local, state and regional levels.  The Representative will communicate with member and non-member organizations, speak and present on behalf of NBAA and the business aviation community, and keep abreast of civic and regulatory issues, technical developments, and legislation that could impact business aviation.  This role is also responsible for seeking opportunities to provide exposure and visibility for NBAA, developing effective relationships with political leaders, regulatory agencies, aviation officials and organizations, and the business aviation community locally, statewide, and regionally.

NBAA is a nonprofit trade association serving a dynamic and growing industry.  From our headquarters in downtown Washington, DC, staff members deliver top-notch customer service to our members across the world.  This position is in the West Region (NV, CA, NM, AZ).  NBAA offers generous benefits and a collegial work environment in the heart of the nation’s capital.

NBAA seeks candidates with a bachelor’s degree, preferably in aviation/aerospace or related, or equivalent work experience.  Experience in aviation/aerospace management or similar experience in the aviation industry including pilot, dispatch, or maintenance experience is required.  Qualified candidates will be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint.  Ideal candidates will also offer FAA Private Pilot’s Certificate with an instrument rating, dispatch license, or maintenance certifications.  Qualified candidates should offer current residency or willingness to relocate to the West Region and contacts within the aviation industry in the West Region (NV, CA, NM, AZ).  

NBAA is looking for a highly driven individual with strong problem-solving and math skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, and effective presentation skills.  If that sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to the following link:
https://recruit.zoho.com/recruit/Apply.na?digest=wUKJ7psyOrA4CgEqKjvWGr.MU67UFx6BBf6jC.DSQfg-&embedsource=Embed


NBAA is not currently sponsoring work visas or transfers.  Green Card or citizenship required.  NBAA is an equal employment opportunity employer.

For a full list of duties and qualifications, see the full job description.

Posted to UAA 4/4/18





The University of Alaska Anchorage

Assistant Director of Flight Operations

The University of Alaska Anchorage (UAA), Aviation Technology Division (ATD) is currently recruiting for an Assistant Director of Flight Operations.  This is a Term, 10-month, hybrid non-represented faculty/administrative position (exact off-contract dates to be negotiated at the time of hire). 

An overview of position responsibilities include but not limited to the following:
Instruction
Administrative Systems and Management
Fiscal and Resource Management
TSA Compliance
Communicating and Reporting
Technical Advancement

To see the expanded Vacancy Announcement and apply, visit the following web address and enter job code 508873 in the Job Search box located in the top right-hand corner of the screen: 
http://careers.alaska.edu/cw/en-us/listing/


The position recruitment is open until filled, however, review of applications will commence on April 2, 2018. Anticipated start date: August 12, 2018

The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution.  The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to non-discrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment.  Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA's statement of non-discrimination available at 
www.alaska.edu/titleIXcompliance/nondiscrimination

Posted to UAA 3/20/18




The University of Nebraska at Omaha

Assistant Professor Position

The Aviation Institute at the University of Nebraska at Omaha seeks applicants for a tenure-track faculty position. Candidates for the position should be able to teach undergraduate courses in the Aviation Institute’s Unmanned Aircraft Systems concentration as well as in the Institute’s core curriculum. In particular, candidates should have the capacity to teach undergraduate courses in unmanned aircraft systems operations, mission planning, and advanced UAS procedures. Additionally, candidates should be able to teach some courses within the core curriculum such as aviation policy, management, regulation, law, and transportation research. A successful candidate will possess a doctorate in a discipline related to aviation, transportation, or a field utilizing UAS for research and engagement, including engineering, geography, public administration, public policy, and political science. ABDs will be considered but must demonstrate the capacity to complete the requirements for the doctorate prior to the August 2018 preferred start date. A successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for funded research, scholarly publications, and excellence in the classroom. Preferred qualifications include professional experience with UAS operations, UAS and aviation policy and regulation, as well as UAS / aviation research, consulting, or management.

The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an E-Verify employer.

The University and Institute have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of under-represented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for these positions.

The Aviation Institute is located in the School of Public Administration which provides a supportive and collaborative academic culture. The Institute offers a Bachelor of Science in Aviation with concentrations in Air Transport Administration, Professional Flight, and Unmanned Aircraft Systems. For more information about the Aviation Institute, visit our web page at http://www.unomaha.edu/ai/ or contact the Search Committee Chair, Mr. Scott Vlasek at svlasek@unomaha.edu or 402-554-3424.

To apply for this position, go to http://www.unomaha.edu and click on “Work at UNO”. Current curriculum via, a cover letter addressing professional experience and qualifications, and the names and contact information for three references must be attached to the electronic application. Applicants are also encouraged to attach evidence of teaching excellence and productive
scholarly research. This position will remain open until filled.

Posted to UAA 2/16/18



NBAA

Operations & Member Services Specialist

NBAA is seeking an Operations & Member Services Specialist to provide legislative, regulatory, technical and flight operations information to NBAA members through various communication formats. In addition, this position will deliver a high standard of customer service to NBAA’s members for their transactional and other needs.

NBAA is a nonprofit trade association serving a dynamic and growing industry. From our headquarters in downtown Washington, DC, staff members deliver top-notch customer service to our members across the world. NBAA offers generous benefits and a collegial work environment in the heart of the nation’s capital.


NBAA seeks candidates who possess superior customer service skills and proficient knowledge of the business aviation operations, including key safety and regulatory issues affecting operators. Preferred candidates will have FAA pilot/dispatcher credentials, experience in a business aviation flight department, or charter operation, or any of the following:  FBO, aviation maintenance, cabin crew, pilot as well as a customer service background in a membership organization.

NBAA is looking for an individual with excellent interpersonal skills, familiarity with the business aviation industry, and demonstrated problem-solving ability in a customer-facing role. If that sounds like you, please submit your cover letter and resume to https://career4.successfactors.com/career?company=nbaa

NBAA is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posted to UAA 2/14/18




The University of Nebraska at Kearney

Assistant/Associate Professor (Aviation Systems Management), Industrial Technology

Job Description or Duties:
The University of Nebraska at Kearney, Aviation Systems Management program, is searching for a full-time, tenure-track, faculty member at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. This position will assume overall leadership of the Aviation Systems Management program as part of a succession plan. The planned start date will be January or August 2018. The successful candidate will join a program having a strong history of service and developing aviation professionals in flight operations and aviation management. Teaching responsibilities will be based upon the strengths of the individual selected but may include one or more of the following areas: Aviation Safety, Aviation Law, Airport Management, Air Traffic Control, UAS/Airline/Corporate Operations, Human Factors, 14 CFR Part 141 Pilot Ground Schools, Advanced Aircraft Systems, Aerodynamics, and other courses as appropriate. An active and productive research/scholarship agenda coupled with a strong interest in service to the University and student advising/engagement is expected. In addition to their teaching and research activities, the successful candidate will also provide the vision and leadership required to support and enhance the mission of the Aviation Systems Management program. Primary administrative responsibilities include, but are not limited to Program development/management; Supervision and mentoring faculty and students; Assessment and accreditation leadership; FAA and UNK International Studies liaison; Coordination of student recruitment and retention efforts; Lead and develop aviation industry relations; and Coordination with flight training vendor.

Required Qualifications:
Doctorate in a related field. Individuals that are ABD or a Master’s qualified interested in a “Grow Your Own” program resulting in expeditiously earning a Doctoral degree are encouraged to apply. Applicants must have significant relevant aviation industry experience and a passion for teaching. Applicant must hold at least a current Advanced and Instrument Ground Instructor certificate.

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience in assessment/outcomes based accreditation and working with international students. A current Flight Instructor Certificate with Airplane Single Engine, Multiengine and Instrument Airplane ratings and third class or higher medical certificate is highly desirable
.

HOW TO APPLY: Application review begins March 1, 2018. For more information and to apply visit http://unkemployment.unk.edu/. For more information about the position contact: Terry Gibbs; gibbst@unk.edu or 308-865-8309. For more information about the online application process contact: 308-865-8522 or employment@unk.edu.

SALARY AND BENEFITS:
 With the contingent offer of employment, the University of Nebraska will conduct an investigation of employment records, educational records, criminal records, and other records to verify the information provided in your application and/or any additional information you have provided is accurate.  Salaries at the University of Nebraska at Kearney are competitive.  The University provides a flexible benefits program at a minimal cost to the employee. NuFlex benefit choices include a Medical Plan and Prescription Drug Program, Vision Care, Dental Plan, LTD, Life Insurance, AD&D Insurance, Dependent Life Insurance, Long Term Care Insurance, and Reimbursement Accounts for Health and Dependent Care.  The Employee and Dependent Scholarship program are also available to eligible employees.  Basic Retirement Plan options include TIAA/CREF and Fidelity
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The University of Nebraska at Kearney, serving over 6,500 students, is one of four University of Nebraska campuses. Established in 1905, the University has a tradition of emphasis in scholarly teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels in a variety of disciplines. Kearney, a progressive city of 31,000, is the educational, medical, cultural, commercial and agricultural center of a large mid-state area. http://www.unk.edu/

The University of Nebraska at Kearney is responsive to University issues which support a diverse work and academic environment.  The University of Nebraska at Kearney does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. This policy is applicable to all University administered programs including educational programs, financial aid, admission policies and employment policies.  UNK is an Affirmative Action Equal Opportunity Employer. Veterans and persons with disabilities encouraged to apply. The University affirms a policy of equal educational and employment opportunities, affirmative action in employment and nondiscrimination in providing services to the public. University employees, students and others associated with the University who have not received the benefits of these policies, are encouraged to contact the Human Resources Director/ADA Coordinator
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For a copy of the University of Nebraska at Kearney's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Police and Parking Services or visit the website: http://www.unk.edu/annual_security_report

Posted to UAA 2/8/18




University of Alaska Anchorage

Assistant Director, Safety, and Standardization

The Aviation Technology Division at the University of Alaska Anchorage is seeking highly qualified candidates to fill a term, non-represented faculty position. The workload for this position includes teaching and administrative duties. 

For details and application: http://careers.alaska.edu/cw/en-us/job/508624/assistant-director-safety-and-standardization

The University of Alaska is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and educational institution. The University of Alaska does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, age, sex, physical or mental disability, status as a protected veteran, marital status, changes in marital status, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, parenthood, sexual orientation, gender identity, political affiliation or belief genetic information, or other legally protected status. The University's commitment to non-discrimination, including against sex discrimination, applies to students, employees, and applicants for admission and employment. Contact information, applicable laws, and complaint procedures are included on UA 's statement of non-discrimination available at www.alaska.edu/titleIXcompliance/nondiscrimination.


Posted to UAA 2/2/18