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Southern Illinois University, Carbondale

Aviation Flight Program, Assistant Instructor/Lecturer (Flight) (Variable Time)

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 a 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. If Master’s degree is held, an appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Lecturer.

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. For more information, visit

Application Deadline
Flight instructors are hired based on the needs of our flight program. Applications are continually evaluated throughout the year, with the first review beginning August 2, 2019. Because our needs can change quickly, having your application on file with us is beneficial.

To Apply
Send a letter of interest, current resume/vitae 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 reference to: Kenneth Bro, Chief Flight Instructor Department of Aviation Management and Flight College of Applied Sciences and Arts Transportation Education Center 545 North Airport Road/TEC 286C/Mail Code 6817 Southern Illinois University Carbondale Murphysboro, IL 62966

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans 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.

Posted to UAA 7/22/19

University of Dubuque

Full-time Assistant Chief Flight Instructor – Fixed-Wing

The Aviation Department at the University of Dubuque is seeking a Full-time Assistant Chief Flight Instructor – Fixed-Wing beginning August 2019. 

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Fixed-wing flight training and related activities for the Flight Operations program
  • Administer Stage Checks and Check Rides
  • Assist the Chief Instructor in managing training activities, Training Course Outlines (TCO) and ensure compliance with record keeping
  • Mentor and supervise Flight Instructors
  • Ensure compliance with Title 14 CFR applicable to flight training, other regulatory policies and the Safety Management Systems
  • Assist the Director of Safety & Operations on safety and security related responsibilities
  • Any other duties as assigned in the advancement of the UD and aviation department mission
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in aviation or related field;  Master’s degree preferred
  • Meet FAA recent flight experience requirements pursuant to FAR part 141.36 and 61.57
  • Meet all FAR Part 141 Assistant Chief Flight instructor requirements for Private and Instrument certificates.  Preference is given to candidates meeting the Commercial, Multi-Engine and/or Flight Instructor certificates and ratings
  • Worked for a minimum of 1 year as a Flight Instructor within a Part 141 flight school or collegiate flight training environment, or currently working as an Assistant Chief Instructor in a flight training school
  • Current FAA Flight Instructor Certificate (CFII and MEI) in Fixed-Wing aircraft and a current FAA flight medical
  • Effective communication skills; both orally and written
  • Exceptional skills using Microsoft Office
  • Valid US driver’s license
The University of Dubuque is a private, Presbyterian, coeducational, professional university with a foundation in the liberal arts.  Our commitment is to nurturing the mind, body, and spirit as well as encouraging students to explore their fullest potential, is part of a rich Christian identity that dates back to the University's founding in 1852.  The Aviation Department manages three Aviation Programs that provide students with the academic and professional tools needed to succeed in all segments of the Aviation Industry.

To apply for the Full-time Assistant Chief Flight Instructor – Fixed-Wing position, please submit a cover letter, resume, three professional references, and UD employment application, located on our website (, to or to the Director of Human Resources, at the University of Dubuque, 2000 University Avenue, Dubuque, IA 52001.

Applications from qualified persons with diverse backgrounds and cultures, including women and persons of color, are welcomed.  AA/EEO

Posted to UAA 7/10/19


Chair, School of Aviation

Seneca is a leading postsecondary educational institution with a stellar reputation for offering high-quality programs at the baccalaureate degree, graduate, diploma and certificate levels. The approximately 30,000 full-time students and 70,000 part-time registrants, faculty, staff and alumni share a passion for the school. Hardworking, ambitious and compassionate: that approach, that culture, is what Seneca is all about.

With an annual enrollment of over 1,000 students, Seneca is one of Canada’s premier aviation schools and a national leader in aviation education. It is renowned internationally for highly sought-after graduates, expert faculty and strong industry partnerships. The opportunity to lead and build on this excellence in program development and delivery awaits the next Chair, School of Aviation.

Reporting to the Dean, Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering Technology (FASET), the Chair is responsible for influencing the direction and future of the School of Aviation (SoA). Working as part of the FASET Leadership Team, the Chair will champion the development and implementation of the Schools’ strategic initiatives that are aligned with Seneca’s Strategic Plan, Strategic Mandate Agreement, Academic and Business Plans, while ensuring quality program delivery and student success and achievement are at the forefront of decision making. The Chair oversees all aspects of curriculum development for the course and program planning and delivery; integrated planning and budgeting processes; and manages human, financial and physical resources for the SoA. Building and strengthening alliances and partnerships with business, industry, associations, and other faculties are key elements of the Chair’s activities to stay abreast of new developments in education, emerging technologies, and advancements in aviation and academia.

As the ideal candidate, you bring at least ten (10) years of aviation industry experience and knowledge, are well-versed in flight line operations and academic requirements, including diploma and degree-granting academic programs in the aviation industry. You have leadership experience in a complex, multi-location environment and are comfortable working in collaborative and partnership arrangements. Your exceptional judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making skills will allow you to be highly effective, persuasive, and influential in a transforming and changing environment. Teaching experience and/or leadership experience within a post-secondary environment is strongly preferred as is a Commercial Pilot License or Airline Transport Pilot License. A Class I or II Flight Instructor rating is preferred. You have completed a Bachelor’s degree in a related discipline and a Master’s degree would be considered an asset.

Seneca is committed to diversity and encourages applications from qualified candidates, especially indigenous persons, members of sexual minority groups, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities. View Seneca’s  Diversity Policy.

Seneca College will provide support in its recruitment processes to applicants with disabilities, including accommodation that takes into account an applicant’s accessibility needs. If you require accommodation because of a disability or for any other reason during the interview process, please contact KBRS.

If you’re interested in this opportunity, contact Amorell Saunders N’Daw at, Anna Stuart at or Janet Rose at, or submit your application online at:

Posted to UAA 6/11/19

The University of Nebraska at Kearney

Lecturer, Assistant, and Associate Professor (Aviation Systems Management), Industrial Technology, 54514 

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 upon verification of requisite experience and skills. The planned start date is August 2019, or January 2020 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. 

Application review begins June 19, 2019. For more information and to apply to visit For more information about the position contact: Terry Gibbs; or (308) 865-8309. For more information about the online application process contact: 308-865-8522 or

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 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. 

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.

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 Chief Compliance Officer/ADA Coordinator.

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:

Posted to UAA 6/6/19


Tulsa Community College

Assistant Professor – Assistant Chief Flight Instructor

Job Summary   

Tulsa Community College’s Aviation Center is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position as an Assistant Chief Flight Instructor.

As the primary function, the full-time faculty member serves as a catalyst in the learning process by keeping current in the aviation field, presenting course content in an organized and motivating manner, and responding to students as distinct individuals with varied interests, needs, and abilities.

Minimum Qualifications
Master’s Degree in an appropriate field of study required with a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the discipline. Professional certification may be substituted for the Master’s Degree in highly specialized disciplines. Philosophy is compatible with that of a comprehensive urban community college.

Applicant must be currently eligible or able to become eligible for FAA Assistant Chief Flight Instructor check-ride within the first six months of employment.

Preferred Qualifications
Prefer teaching experience at the community college or university level.

Please visit to apply. TCC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce.

Posted to UAA 4/25/19