South Dakota State University
Chief of Flight Operations – Part 141 Program
Aviation Program, Department of Consumer Sciences, College of Education and Human Sciences
The Aviation Program seeks to fill a 12-month appointment through an open search for all qualified and interested candidates. This position is the FAA Chief Instructor for the SDSU 141 flight program.
The Chief of Flight Operations is responsible for providing and ensuring quality flight instruction as well as overseeing, mentoring, and evaluating the flight instructor staff. This individual will need to possess and maintain a strong working knowledge of all applicable Federal Aviation Regulations, to include Parts 61, 91, and 141, and will provide leadership and mentorship to instructors, staff, and students.
- Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), airplane multi-engine land;
- All requirements of 14 CFR 141.35;
- Earned Bachelor’s degree.
- Possess and maintain a 1st or 2nd class medical certificate
- Previous 14 CFR 141 experience;
- Master’s Degree;
- Industry experience;
- Demonstrated leadership experience;
- Demonstrated ability of quality flight instruction;
- Strong written communication skills, public speaking skills, and interpersonal skills; and
- Effective organizational skills, commitment to detail and follow-up, and exceptional motivational skills.
Position is open until filled, with full consideration given to applications received by 15 March 2013.
To apply, visit https://YourFuture.sdbor.edu, search for the position, and follow the electronic application process. For questions on the electronic employment process, contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128. SDSU is an AA/EEO employer.
Contact SDSU Human Resources at (605) 688-4128 if you require assistance with the on-line process. For questions about this position contact Search Committee Chair, Andrew Leonard, at (605) 688-6291 or Andrew.Leonard@sdstate.edu Top of Page
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Assistant Instructor/Lecturer-Flight, Aviation Flight Program
The College of Applied Sciences and Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale, is seeking qualified applicants for anticipated positions within ASA’s Aviation Flight program. These are term appointments and do not lead to tenure.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelors Degree. FAA Commercial Pilot Certificate with Instrument Rating and FAA Certified Flight Instructor-Airplane Certificate (CFI). Certified Flight Instructor-Instrument Airplane Certificate required (CFII) within four months from date of hire. Can not be "Instructor of Record" for any Aviation class until CFII is earned. 325 hours total flight time with 25 hours dual given. To view complete position description, please visit the following website: www.siu.edu/jobs
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: CFII, FAR 141 experience within a University flight program. Master's degree.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Screening of applications will begin May 20, 2013 and continue until suitable applicants are found. To apply, send letter of interest, current resume which includes verification of the above qualifications and flight hour summary, copies of certificates, copy of college transcripts, and names, addresses/email addresses, and phone numbers of three references to:
John Voges, Chief Flight Instructor
Department of Aviation Management & Flight
College of Applied Sciences and Arts
Transportation Education Center
545 North Airport Road/TEC 286Q/Mail Code 6817
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Murphysboro, IL 62966
SIU Carbondale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer that strives to enhance its ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed and encouraged and will receive consideration. Top of Page
Swinburne University of Technology
Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Aviation
Swinburne University of Technology is a leader in Aviation tertiary education in Australia, offering a range of Aviation coursework and research programs.
Swinburne currently offers coursework Aviation programs at Associate Degree, Bachelor Degree and Masters level and are a provider of cadet pilot training to Jetstar Airways.
We have a position available in the Aviation Discipline at our Hawthorn campus in Melbourne, Australia that will contribute to our Aviaiton Human Factors coursework and research.
- Faculty of Engineering and Industrial Sciences
- Salary: $79,230 - $111,708 plus 17% superannuation
- Full-time, ongoing position
Applications close 5pm Sunday 7th April 2013
Apply online: Swinburne.edu.au/jobs Top of Page
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Aviation Institute, School of Public Administration
The Aviation Institute at the University of Nebraska at Omaha seeks applicants for a tenure track position. The position would be at the Assistant Professor level and will be primarily focused on teaching courses in the Air Transport Administration curriculum. A successful candidate will hold a Doctorate degree or be ABD with successful completion within a year of employment in aviation, transportation, public administration, political science or other related field. Additionally, the candidate should have a research agenda and a plan for publication to ensure reappointment, promotion, and tenure. Preferred qualifications include industry/military aviation experience and Federal Aviation Administration certificates in flight or maintenance.
The University of Nebraska at Omaha is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. The University and the 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 this position.
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 and Professional Flight. It also provides courses at the graduate level for the Master of Public Administration and Doctor of Philosophy in Public Administration both with Aviation concentrations. For more information about the Aviation Institute, visit our web page at http://www.unomaha.edu/ai/ or contact the chair of the search committee Scott Vlasek, firstname.lastname@example.org (402) 554-3424.
To apply for this position, go to www.unomaha.edu and click on “employment”. Current curriculum vita, 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. The position will remain open until filled. Top of Page
University of North Dakota
Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Aviation
The Department of Aviation at the University of North Dakota seeks qualified applicants for two tenure track faculty positions as assistant or associate professor. This position is available August 16, 2013 or until an acceptable applicant is found.
- Master’s Degree in aviation related fields
- Ability to develop research specializations.
- Ability to teach and develop a broad array of aviation courses at the undergraduate and graduate (if qualified) level.
- Ph.D., Ed.D. or J.D. degree.
- Professional experience in aviation management, experience in airline, corporate/general aviation or airport operations.
- Established record of successful collegiate aviation classroom teaching.
- Established research/scholarly activity.
- FAA CFI Airplane Certificate with Instrument and Multi-engine ratings.
- Experience in international flight operations.
- Teach various aviation courses at both the undergraduate and graduate (doctoral degree required) levels.
- Teach various flight related courses (if qualified).
- Advise students on academic and career aspirations.
- Conduct research on contemporary aviation-related issues.
- Serve on departmental, college and university committees as assigned.
- Supervise students conducting scholarly activities.
Salary and academic rank is open and commensurate with education and experience. Benefits include health, disability and life insurance plans. The selected candidates must be eligible to work in the U.S. All applications will be screened on the basis of qualifications and compatibility with the department’s needs and personnel standards.
To apply send resume or CV, a statement of teaching and research interests and a summary of relevant aviation related experience. Please include three professional references with contact information. Review of the application packets will begin on February 15, 2013.
Send this information to:
Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences
University of North Dakota
Gary Ebel, Human Resources Department
3980 Campus Rd Stop 9007
Grand Forks, North Dakota 58202-9007
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Veteran’s Preference does not apply to the advertised position. Top of Page