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Oklahoma State University


Assistant Professor Aviation & Space Professional Pilot

Position Summary

The position will be located at the main campus in Stillwater, Oklahoma, which is home of a fully-supported and growing flight center that includes a fleet of Cessna 172’s (G1000), Cessna 152’s and Piper Seminoles. A short drive provides an opportunity for a larger metropolitan dining, cultural and professional sporting events experience. Stillwater is a remarkable community, offering affordable housing and excellent schools. It has also been ranked as one of America’s safest cities.

The program offers undergraduate instruction and graduate courses in support of the of the Master of Science and Doctor of Education in Applied Educational Studies degrees. The professional pilot option prepares students for careers in flight operations in both the general aviation and the air carrier segments of the aviation industry. The flight training program is certified under 14 CFR Part 141 of the Federal Regulations. The OSU professional pilot degree option is accredited by the Aviation Accreditation Board International (AABI). The aviation program is also an institutional member of the University Aviation Association (UAA).

Qualifications
Individuals seeking this position must possess:

  • An earned doctorate with an emphasis in aviation or
  • A closely aligned area
  • A clearly articulated research agenda
  • 3,000 or more flight hours
The successful candidate will have experience in the professional pilot discipline and expertise in one or more of the following areas: aviation weather, aviation safety, crew resource management, advanced aircraft systems, turbine engines and human factors.

Preference will be given to applicants with experience in:
  • Teaching undergraduate and graduate students
  • Working in aviation in the United States Military and/or civilian air carrier industry
THE APPLICATION REVIEW PROCESS WILL BEGIN DECEMBER 1, 2018. To apply: submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, transcripts, two sample publications and references to http://jobs.okstate.edu.  For more information on the aviation and space program, please visit our website a  https://education.okstate.edu/aado/. For specific information, you may contact Dr. Jon Loffi at  jon.loffi@okstate.edu. 

Posted to UAA 9/20/18

 

Sinclair College

UAS position

Position Summary
This position will execute the vision to operate a National UAS Training and Certification Center at Sinclair College in Dayton, OH by supporting operational activities, including UAS simulations and flight tasks. This position will aid Sinclair in aligning with the regional UAS needs as well as create a revenue stream/profit center for the College.

Principal Accountabilities
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with senior management and stakeholders
  • Develop full-scale project plans and associated communications documents
  • Estimate the resources and participants needed to achieve project goals
  • Provide input on budget issues to the Director when necessary, specifically related to operational impacts of budget decisions
  • Set and continually manage project expectations with team members and other stakeholders
  • Plan, schedule and track project timelines, milestones and deliverables using appropriate tools
  • Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential issues, and devise a contingency plan
  • Conduct post-project assessments and create recommendation reports in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements
Requirements
  • Minimum of an Associate’s degree in Business Management, Engineering, UAS, or related field and 2 years of industry experience required. OR a Bachelor’s degree in related field required.
  • Must possess a current Part 107 Remote Pilot Certificate issued by the Federal Aviation Association (FAA) required
  • Manned Pilot’s Certifications issued by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and an active FAA Second Class Medical certification preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in developing, packaging and delivering educational/training content required
  • Ability to read, research, and comprehend technical and regulatory documents required
  • Ability to work comfortably with clients at all levels across a wide variety of domains from technical engineering and aerospace firms, Senior Executive Staff within the internal organization required
  • Demonstrated experience managing a wide variety of projects required

To Apply:
Please visit https://jobs.sinclair.edu to apply and for additional information on the position. Job # 03659

Posted to UAA 9/11/18


College of Southern Nevada

Aviation Instructor - Spring 2019

This position will be open until filled. Application review will begin 09/10/2018. For full consideration, all application related material should be submitted by 09/09/2018. The Applied Technology Department at The College of Southern Nevada invites applications for a Full-Time Instructor Position in the Aviation Technology Program starting Spring 2019. The successful candidate will enhance the mission of the Aviation Technology Program, as well as, have an opportunity to mentor and grow future leaders of the industry.

Responsibilities
The Aviation Instructor will instruct lab and lecture courses in the Aviation Technology programs in accordance with the established course syllabus of record using various modalities. This includes organizing instruction towards achieving student learning outcomes; selection of textbooks and other curricula; conferring with students; evaluating student mastery; and providing a safe and positive classroom-learning environment.

Duties will also include curriculum development and program assessment; student advising and mentoring; scholarship of teaching and learning; participation in student recruitment activities; outreach to the college, community, and profession; and duties as assigned by the Program Lead and Department Chair.

The candidate shall participate and assist the team to maintain and develop strong industry and community partnerships, within and outside of the program advisory committee. They will also commit to continuing their professional development as an educator through attendance to industry conferences and membership of professional associations.

Instructors shall maintain current FAA certification and commit to continuing their professional development as an educator through attendance to industry seminars, conferences, and membership of professional associations.

Required Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Aviation Technology, or closely related field, plus three years of related work experience OR Associate of Applied Science Degree in Aviation Technology, or closely related field, plus five years of related work experience, and Current FAA issued Certificated Flight (II) Instructor.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Flight Simulator instructional experience during the last 24 months.
  • 100 Hours Flight Time as PIC during last 24 months
Starting Salary Range
Initial salary placement is based on educational level and total years of full-time equivalent teaching experience. A maximum of 10 years of experience will be considered for initial salary placement purposes.

Please attach the following to your application
  •  Resume
  •  Cover Letter
  •  Academic Transcripts
  •  Contact information for three professional references
Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications. The search committee will use this information during the initial review of application materials.

Local Search
Out of Area/State Candidates will not be offered travel reimbursement.

To apply, visit http://apptrkr.com/1262679

Posted to UAA 8/21/18


Southern Illinois University

Aviation Management Program, Assistant Lecturers (Variable Time)

The College of Applied Sciences and Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking qualified applicants for anticipated variable time, term, non-tenure track faculty positions within ASA’s Aviation Management program beginning August 16, 2018.

Required Qualifications: Master’s Degree in the appropriate area. Minimum two years post-secondary teaching experience and/or related industry experience required.

Responsibilities: To teach one or more of the following courses: Air Transport Labor Relations, Airline Management, Airport Management, Airport Planning, Aviation Management Writing and
Communication, Aviation Industry Regulations. To maintain appropriate office hours and to assist students with program-related matters. To attend department meetings as required. To engage in other assignments as determined by the chair of the department.

Application: The first consideration date is August 3, 2018 or until filled. To apply, email or mail letter of interest that identifies two courses you feel qualified to instruct; current vitae/resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to: Michael Burgener, Interim Chair, Department of Aviation Management and Flight, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Transportation Education Center, 545 North Airport Road, Mail Code 6817, Murphysboro, IL 62966 or email to: burgener@siu.edu.

Posted to UAA 8/2/18


Southern Illinois University

Flight Instructors

The College of Applied Sciences and Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking qualified Flight Instructors for anticipated positions within ASA’s Aviation Flight program. These are term, non-tenure-track appointments.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor’s 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. Cannot be “Instructor of Record” for any Aviation class until CFII is earned.

Preferred Qualifications: CFII, FAR 141 experience within a University flight program. Master’s degree.

Responsibilities: To provide individual flight instruction to students enrolled in Aviation flight courses, including preflight/post-flight inspections as well as maintaining the training records of assigned students. To assist faculty as needed in teaching aeronautical and aircraft systems classes leading to FAA Pilot Certificates and Ratings. To engage in other duties as determined by the Chief Flight Instructor.

Application Deadline: This position will be open until filled.

To apply: Send letter of interest, a current resume which includes verification of the above qualifications and flight hour summary, copies of certificates, a copy of college transcripts, and names, addresses/email addresses and phone numbers of three reference to Kenneth Bro, Chief Flight Instructor, Department of Aviation Management and Flight, College of Applied Sciences and Arts, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Transportation Education Center, TEC 286Q/Mail Code 6817, 545 North Airport Road, Murphysboro, IL 62966

Posted to UAA 8/2/18


Southern Illinois University

Aviation Management Program, Assistant Lecturers (Variable Time) Distance Education

The College of Applied Sciences and Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking qualified applicants for anticipated variable time, term, non-tenure track faculty positions within ASA’s Aviation Management program beginning as soon as possible.

Required Qualifications: Master’s Degree in a major appropriate to the course(s) being taught. Postsecondary teaching experience; military training and/or related aviation industry experience required. Ability to travel to a specified location and to teach a specified course(s) required. Applicants may be subject to background check via RAPID Gate for military site access.

Responsibilities: To teach one or more of the following courses: Air Transport Labor Relations, Airline Management, Airport Management, Airport Planning, Aviation Management Writing and
Communication, Aviation Industry Regulations, Legal Aspects of Aviation, Fiscal Aspects of Aviation Management, Airport Management, General Aviation Operations, Aviation Safety Management and Independent Studies Classes. To engage in other assignments as determined by the chair of the department.

Application Deadline: This position will be open until filled.

To apply, email or mail letter of interest that identifies two courses you feel qualified to instruct; current vitae/resume, and names, addresses, and phone numbers of three references to: Michael Burgener, Interim Chair, Department of Aviation Management and Flight, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, Transportation Education Center, 545 North Airport Road, Mail Code 6817, Murphysboro, IL 62966 or email - burgener@siu.edu

Posted to UAA 8/2/18



The University of Nebraska at Kearney

Lecturer, Assistantand 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 faculty member at the rank of Lecturer, 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 is August 2018, or January 2019 if necessary. 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 is a requirement for candidates at the Assistant or Associate Professor Rank (tenure-track). Strong interest in service to the University and community as well as 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:
Master’s degree in a related field is required for a Lecturer (non-tenure track) position. (Individuals that are ABD or are Masters qualified and interested in a “Grow Your Own” program towards a Doctoral degree are encouraged to apply.) Applicants must have significant relevant aviation industry experience and a passion for teaching. A current Flight Instructor Certificate with Airplane Single Engine, Multiengine and Instrument Airplane ratings as well as a third class or higher medical certificate.

Preferred Qualifications:
PhD. or EdD. in a related field and experience in assessment/outcomes based accreditation.

HOW TO APPLY:
Application review begins July 18, 2018. For more information and to apply to 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 is also available to eligible employees. Basic Retirement Plan options include TIAA/CREF and Fidelity.


Posted to UAA 7/16/18



Atlantic Cape Community College

Aviation Studies Division Chair

Position Summary: 
Reporting to the Dean of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Programs, the Aviation Division Chair will supervise all aviation studies programs and new program initiatives.

The Division Chair is responsible for planning, coordinating, and directing all aspects of flight training for Atlantic Cape’s aviation program including but not limited to Federal Aviation Administration regulatory compliance, ground school oversight, and monitoring flight operations.

Duties:
  • Provides leadership to the college’s degree programs in aviation
  • Supervises certified flight instructors (CFI), instructors, and flight instructors
  • Serves as the chief flight instructor
  • Teaches assigned Professional Flight related courses and associated labs in accordance with the college’s workload policy; maintains written instructional standards; facilitates instruction using alternative delivery methods as needed; informs students in writing of instructional standards; posts and maintains office hours; participates in the assessment of student learning outcomes; establishes, maintains and submits accurate student and instructional records in a timely manner
  • Maintains all documentation in accordance with FAA Regulations
  • Assures compliance with all FAA and VA regulations and requirements
  • Works with Dean of STEM to prepare course offerings
  • Collaborates with Continuing Education to explore non-credit programming in aviation studies
  • Serves as a liaison for the aviation program in matters related to business and industry outreach, advisory boards and program planning and assessment
  • Performs related duties as assigned
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree; Master’s Degree preferred
  • Experience in primary flight instruction acquired as either a certificated flight instructor, or an instructor in a military pilot primary flight training program, or a combination of both consisting of at least 2-years’ experience and a total of 500 flight instruction hours or a total of 1,000 flight hours.
  • FAA Certified Flight Instructor Certificate (CFI and CFII)—Single Engine Land required/Multi-Engine Land preferred
  • FAA Single and Multi-Engine Commercial Instrument Certificate or Airline Transport Pilot Certificate
  • Must meet FAA qualifications per Federal Aviation Regulation Part § 141.35: Chief instructor qualifications
  • Commercial pilot or airline transport pilot certificate and a valid flight instructor certificate, each with a rating for category and class of aircraft used in the course of training, and at least 1,000 hours as Pilot in Command (PIC)
  • FAA 3 rd class medical, 2nd class preferred
Salary: $ 60,451. Total Compensation for Academic Year
($ 55,515 - Base Salary) ($ 2,468 - Fall Stipend) ($ 2,468 - Spring Stipend)

Additional Compensation for required Administrative Assignment during summer: $45 per hour for ten hours per week as
approved by the Dean.  Please visit www.atlantic.edu for position details.

To apply please submit a letter and resume to jobopps@atlantic.edu. Position open until a qualified candidate is selected.


Posted to UAA 6/28/18




Swinburne University of Technology

Lecturer - Aviation
  • Department of Aviation
  • Level B: $94,910 - $112,364 plus 17% super
  • Full-time, ongoing position, Hawthorn location

Swinburne is a progressive university that aims to increase Australia’s capacity in science, technology, and innovation as the drivers of modern, internationalized economies and workplaces. Our Aviation Department has more than 25 years track record of offering high-quality teaching and learning opportunities in piloting, safety, and management. Due to the ongoing expansion of the Department, we are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in one of the following areas: piloting, safety and accident investigation, human factors, and management.

About the job
As our Lecturer, you will undertake research and teaching, as well as contribute to other appropriate professional activities within the Faculty. In your research, you will make an independent contribution to expand knowledge and add to the Faculty’s research excellence and impact in collaboration with the external partner. You will contribute to the teaching programs of the Faculty, deliver executive education and consultancy, and assume administrative tasks associated with normal teaching duties, including developing and supporting academic programs and working with the academic team in the development of program change and innovation. You will be required to mentor and support students on academic matters and supervise Honours, Masters and Ph.D. students. 

 

To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Ph.D. or close to completing a Ph.D. in a discipline relevant to the Department of Aviation
  • Demonstrated track record or potential to publish in high-quality journals (please include the titles of any upcoming publications)
  • Demonstrated experience in the designated research discipline, with the ability to carry out research projects, both independently and within a broader team
  • Candidates with a background in either quantitative methods, big data analytics, or artificial intelligence would be desirable

Applications close at 5 pm on Saturday 30th June 2018

For more information and to apply, go to https://swinjobs.nga.net.au/?jati=FCA0F2A9-66C5-C628-1CCA-A4426ABE2701

Posted to UAA 6/7/18




Swinburne University of Technology

Senior Lecturer - Aviation
  • Department of Aviation
  • Level C: $115,855 - $133,313 plus 17% super
  • Full-time, ongoing position, Hawthorn location

Swinburne is a progressive university that aims to increase Australia’s capacity in science, technology, and innovation as the drivers of modern, internationalized economies and workplaces. Our Aviation Department has more than 25 years track record of offering high-quality teaching and learning opportunities in piloting, safety, and management. Due to the ongoing expansion of the Department, we are seeking to appoint a Lecturer in one of the following areas: piloting, safety and accident investigation, human factors, and management.

About the job
As our Senior Lecturer, you will undertake research and teaching, as well as contribute to other appropriate professional activities within the Faculty. In your research, you will make an independent contribution to expand knowledge and add to the Faculty’s research excellence and impact in collaboration with an external partner. You will contribute to the teaching programs of the Faculty, deliver executive education and consultancy, and assume administrative tasks associated with normal teaching duties, including developing and supporting academic programs and working with the academic team in the development of program change and innovation. Working with the broader department, you will be required to contribute to the daily running of the Faculty. You will be required to mentor and support students on academic matters and supervise Honours, Masters and Ph.D. students.


About you
To be successful in the role, you will have:

  • Ph.D. in a discipline relevant to the Department of Aviation
  • A strong track record of research as evidenced by publications in high-quality journals
  • Demonstrated expertise in the designated research discipline, with the ability to carry out research projects, both independently and within a broader team
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively undertake teaching and associated administrative duties at the undergraduate and/or postgraduate level
Applications close at 5 pm on Saturday 30th June 2018

For more information and to apply, go to https://swinjobs.nga.net.au/?jati=975A1F1B-C5C0-D6D8-0563-A4426B0876EF

Posted to UAA 6/7/18