Adjunct Faculty – Applied Aviation Science

first_imgJob DescriptionEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University Prescott, College of Aviation,invites applications for Adjunct Faculty in support of our B.S.degrees in Applied Meteorology, Unmanned Aircraft Systems, AirTraffic Management, and Aviation Stress Management. Embry-RiddleAeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus is respectedworldwide for cutting-edge instruction and training for tomorrow’saviation, aerospace, security and intelligence leaders. Prescott isa mile-high city and its climate reflects seasonable weatherexcellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80°F in the summer and45°F in the winter. At 5,000 ft. above sea level, it boasts a mildclimate, clean air, pristine wilderness areas, and nearby nationalforests. The university is a small, private, residential universityin the mountains of Arizona with approximately 3,500 students.Staff/faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a centraltheme of our campus. It is located 100 miles north of Phoenix and120 miles south of the Grand Canyon.Description:Applied Meteorology teaching assignments may include, butnot be limited to, Survey of Meteorology, Aviation Weather,Satellite and Radar Weather Interpretation and Survey ofMeteorology Lab. The selected candidate must have a Master’sDegree, preferably in Meteorology or Aviation- Weather relatedfield. A Ph.D./doctoral degree and teaching experience is highlydesirable.Unmanned Aerial Systems teaching assignments may include,but not limited to core courses which focus on the technologies ofUnmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs); governmental and private sectorapplications of UAS to meet mission needs, and operations withinthe architecture of the current national airspace and federalaviation regulations. Additionally, knowledge of private,instrument, and commercial pilot operations is required. Theselected candidate(s) must have a Master’s Degree, preferably inUnmanned Aircraft Systems or Aeronautical Science. A doctoraldegree preferred with applicability to the aviation related fieldsof study, experience in higher education, industry, or governmentaleducational setting; Commercial Pilots License, Certified FlightInstructor Certificate or Fundamentals of Instructing testcompeted.Air Traffic Management teaching assignments may include, butnot be limited to Air traffic Basics I and II, Introduction to AirTraffic Control Tower, Introduction to Terminal Radar Operations,& En-Route Terminal Radar Operations. The applicant must alsohave experience with simulation and training software such asMetacraft, SimSuite, and Prepar3D. The Selected Candidate(s) musthave a Master’s degree in technical aviation-related field andapplicable previous work experience. Previous teaching experienceis preferred.Aviation Stress Management teaching assignments may includeteaching Aviation Stress Management and University Success Courses.The candidate must possess an understanding of stress on the humancondition (physically, psychologically, and emotionally), personalresponses or tendencies when stressed, and the ability to teachpractical tools, concepts, and techniques to effectively managestress and human physiology. A master’s degree in Education orHuman Factors or psychology with professional experience in StressManagement required.QualificationsSpecific qualifications are listed above by area.Interested individuals should submit an application, cover letterand resume/curriculum vitae clearly showing that the applicantmeets the minimum qualifications. Please include unofficialtranscripts and three professional references with contactinformation.last_img read more