Adjunct Instructor for Engineering

Coe College Physics Department seeks to hire an adjunct instructor for engineering or the new Engineering Physics program.

The successful candidate will develop curricula and teach:

  • First-year engineering design course
  • Project-centered engineering design laboratories
  • Undergraduate engineering course (depending on the candidate's background)


  • Building a student-centered flexible design-based learning method, including classroom and project-centered lab environments, by creating curricula, developing assessment tools, and evaluating other materials.
  • Working as a team with other faculty members to promote student achievement in the new teaching and learning settings.
  • Leading instruction and evaluation of students, making sure they are pursuing the competencies outlined in the course and program learning outcomes.
  • The work assignments include developing the curriculum and teaching new courses for the engineering physics program at the adjunct level.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Masters Degree in Engineering, or the equivalent.
  • Minimum of one year of occupational, or teaching experience within an engineering-related subject.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Ph.D. Degree in Engineering, or the equivalent. 
  • College level teaching experience. 
  • Five years of experience in engineering, specifically in manufacturing, robotics, or automated systems.

To apply for this position, please submit the following required documents to

  • CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Names for Three Contact References 
  • Diversity Statement
  • Teaching Statement

Coe is committed to fostering a multicultural environment and encourages applications from individuals who will help fulfill that goal. We value the input of multiple viewpoints and diverse perspectives and aim to create an academic community that is rich with cultural, social and intellectual diversity. Coe College is an equal opportunity employer.