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Electronics Engineering Tech Program Director

Electronics Engineering Tech Program Director

Requisition ID 
2018-2853
# of Openings 
1
Employment Status 
Full Time
Posted Date 
3/5/2018
Job Family 
Faculty
Company 
ECPI University
State/Province 
VA
City 
Virginia Beach

More information about this job

Overview

ECPI University is seeking a leader in Electronics Engineering Technology (EET) to oversee the EET program to include instruction, curriculum, student success, expenses, enforcement of policies and procedures, scheduling of classes and accreditation standards in order to maintain quality education, which meets state and federal requirements and ECPI University guidelines.

Responsibilities

Students

  • Online Classroom instruction.
  • Creates and maintains an environment conducive to learning; employs instructional technology and active learning approaches in order to enhance the learning experience.
  • Oversees the academic progression and graduation of students.
  • Participates in the academic advisement and counseling of students.
  • Provides opportunities for student and graduate evaluation of curriculum, teaching and program effectiveness.
  • Identifies opportunities for student participation in professional organizations including student competitions.

Program

  • Evaluates program performance using a variety of assessments and techniques.
  • Maintains and submits accurate program records according to established deadlines.
  • Coordinates the development, implementation, evaluation and revision of program curricula, text books and course content in accordance with program standards, institutional needs and changing needs of employers.
  • Works with Campus Director of Academic Affairs and Associate Campus Director of Academic Affairs to ensure schedules are efficient and accurate.
  • Participates in scheduled in-service activities to include, but not limited to, training, orientations, faculty meetings, persistence meetings committees, annual virtual faculty conference, and graduation/student awards ceremonies.
  • Engages in industry relevant developments and research that supports and informs the curriculum and the larger academic discipline
  • Actively engages in social media efforts, conference participation, and outreach to the academic and professional communities (including virtual interaction with advisory boards and other experts)
  • Collaborates with colleagues in Admissions, Student and Financial Services to facilitate optimal distribution of program information
  • Develops and maintains relationship with Career Services to provide industry-relevant job sources and trend information

 

Faculty

  • Assists in the recruitment, hiring, onboarding and evaluation of faculty.
  • Conducts regular faculty meetings and in-services.
  • Reviews end-of-course evaluations of faculty at the end of each module.
  • Ensures faculty are current in licensure, certification and professional development

 

Professional Development

  • Stays current in subject matter through professional development.
  • Commits to ongoing professional development; ensures program faculty remain current in trends, issues and practices in the field, as well as effective teaching strategies and assessment methods.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a closely related field from a regionally accredited educational institution; Ph.D. preferred.
  • A minimum of 4 year Industry Experience required
  • A minimum of 5 years online teaching experience required
  • ABHET Accreditation experience preferred
  • Professional Engineering License (PE) is highly desirable.

Skills/Abilities:

  • Dynamic and collaborative individual who has an established record of engagement and accomplishments in managing Online remote faculty and Online curriculum development.
  • Technical skills –Experience with PLC programming, Microcontrollers, Matlab, Multisim, CodeWarrior, Assembly, C/C++and Labview
    Proven ability to build and motivate a remote team to achieve well communicated expectations, consistently pushes self and others for results.
  • Makes decisions that are simultaneously well researched, thoughtful and timely before exhausting too much time and resources. Demonstrated ability to make a quick decision.
  • Leads team providing strong communication and respect. Provides valuable feedback and maintains composure at all times.
  • Proven skills to work effectively across internal functional areas in ambiguous situations. Knows how organizations work and how to get things done both through formal channels and informal network.
  • Proven leadership ability and collaborative management skills.
  • Experience in a student-centric and hands-on learning environment.
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to foster an environment that promotes diversity, collegiality, and multidisciplinary teamwork.
  • Experience with Learning Management Systems (LMS) is a plus.

ECPI University, with campuses in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Florida and Online, is a recognized leader in awarding STEM+H degrees through innovative delivery of education to meet the needs of military and new-traditional students. ECPI University offers Master’s, Bachelor’s, and Associate’s degrees, and certification training in Technology, Health Science, Business, Criminal Justice and Culinary Arts. For over 50 years, ECPI University has been helping students achieve their educational and career goals in a hands-on, student-centered environment, while working collaboratively with employers to ensure our graduates have the knowledge and skills they need to be successful. Growth at our university creates the need for dynamic, caring professionals who are dedicated to making a difference in people's lives. 


What does ECPI University have to offer? 
• A focus on students and academic excellence 
• Small class sizes 
• Professional work environment 
• Talented and committed co-workers 
• An adult-focused accelerated schedule 
• An opportunity to make a difference while expanding your knowledge, skills and professional network 
• Competitive compensation & benefits plan

 

ECPI University is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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