Aviation Tenure-Track Faculty

Position Information

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Job Title Aviation Tenure-Track Faculty
Job Number 03386
Department Aviation Technology
Job Category Faculty
Job Type Full-time Tenure Track
Status Regular
Job Open Date 10/10/2017
Resume Review Date 11/01/2017
Closing Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Position Summary

Sinclair Community Colleges is a comprehensive community college with an enrollment of over 20,000 students that offers career and transfer programs leading to an associate degree, certificate programs, and continuing education opportunities. We are seeking applicants for a tenure track position in Aviation beginning on January 1, 2018.

Principal Accountabilities

- Scholarship and Professional Growth
- Teaching and Learning Facilitation
- Assessment and Evaluation
- Student Development
- Curriculum Design
- Workplace and Community Service
- Lead other administrative/departmental activities as assigned.
- Promote program development and enrollment growth of the aviation department.
- Participate, market and promote aviation educational initiatives with professional societies, industrial associations, airshows and other events on an irregular schedule.
- Classroom duties to include teaching classes leading to degrees in multiple aviation disciplines including professional pilot and unmanned aerial systems (UAS). These are classes involving aviation management, leadership, aerodynamics, human factors, navigation, weather, FAA regulations and other courses related to the professional pilot career field, unmanned aerial vehicles and aviation businesses.
- Other duties as assigned by Dean and Department Chairperson.

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Aviation or related discipline with a minimum of five years of relevant aviation experience is required.
  • A Master’s degree is required to be eligible to apply for tenure. Applicants who do not possess a master’s degree are eligible to apply for the position but will be required to obtain a master’s degree prior to being eligible for tenure.
  • Experience in an operational, managerial, technical or instructional position related to the aviation industry required
  • FAA Certificates commensurate with relevant aviation experience. Minimum of a Private Pilot certificate required. Instrument, Commercial, Multi-engine, Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), Certified Flight Instructor Instrument (CFII) and Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) preferred.
  • Experience in the UAS industry is preferred.

**Applicants must apply online and include a minimum of three references or letters of recommendation.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a minimum of 5 years relevant aviation experience?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a Bachelor's degree in Aviation or a related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a Private Pilot certificate?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have previous UAS related work experience?
    • Yes
    • No

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Other
  3. Letter of Recommendation (1)
  4. Letter of Recommendation (2)
  5. Letter of Recommendation (3)
  6. Associates Transcript
  7. Bachelors Transcript
  8. Masters Transcript