Adjunct Lecturer - Transportation, Civil Architect

at University of Arizona/Human Resources Division in Tucson, Arizona, United States

Job Description

Adjunct Lecturer - Transportation, Civil Architectural Engineering and Mechanics
Posting Number 
 Civil Arch Engr and Mechanics
Department Website Link
Medical Sub-Speciality
 Main Campus
 Tucson, AZ USA
Position Highlights 
 The Department of Civil & Architectural Engineering and Mechanics invites applications for an adjunct faculty position to teach CE 469: Travel Demand Modeling in Spring 2023. The annualized salary of $64,000 will be prorated based on FTE. This course will need to cover detailed investigation of methods to model travel demand, covering data collection and analysis, model development, and forecasting applications. 

Main campus classes begin January 11th and run through May 11th with final examinations the week of May 5 - May 11; Dates on AUPP campus may be slightly different. The class will be offered to both main campus students, and students at the American University of Phnom Penh (AUPP), a UA microcampus. 

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Duties & Responsibilities 
 Duties and responsibilities include three hours of lecture per week for approximately 15 weeks of the course. Coordination of course material with the AUPP global lecturer. The course syllabus and material will be provided by the department head. The course material will include pre-recorded lecture videos (to be watched outside of class), in-class activities, and example quizzes, homeworks, exams, etc. 

Instructor must be accessible by students in office hours that may meet on campus or via phone/Zoom for 3 hours per week during their instructional period.

Instructor will be responsible for preparing and delivering all lectures and development and grading of homework, projects and examinations.

Instructor is responsible for entering grades into the UA online system.
Minimum Qualifications 
 PhD in Civil Engineering or a related field
Preferred Qualifications 
 Strong educational and work/research experience in transportation engineering and planning 
Experience teaching at the university level with preference to having taught this or a similar course.
Tenure Information 
 Adjunct (NTE)
Full Time/Part Time 
 Part Time
Number of Hours Worked per Week 
 11 - 15
Job FTE 
 .275 - .375
Work Calendar 
Job Category 
 Teaching Faculty
Benefits Eligible 
 No Benefits
Rate of Pay 
Compensation Type 
 salary at 1.0 full-time equivalency (FTE)
Type of criminal background check required: 
 Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)
Number of Vacancies 
Target Hire Date 
Expected End Date
Contact Information for Candidates 
 Dominic Boccelli, Department Head
Open Date 
Open Until Filled 
Documents Needed to Apply 
 Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter
Special Instructions to Applicant
Diversity Statement 
 At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.

The University of Arizona is a committed Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Job Posting: 5559637

Posted On: Nov 23, 2022

Updated On: Dec 03, 2022