Careers with Vaughn

FACULTY JOBS

Composite Manufacturing Faculty – Tenure Track

Full-Time Faculty in Chemistry – Non Tenure Track

Full-Time Faculty in Electrical Engineering – Tenure Track

Manufacturing Designer Faculty – Tenure Track

 

If interested in any of the positions below, email your resume to Mary Durkin noting the job you would like to apply for:

mary.durkin@vaughn.edu
Fax: 718.651.2553
86-01 23rd Avenue
Flushing, NY 11369

The college thanks all applicants for their interest.  However, only applicants selected for interviews and/or further consideration will be contacted.

 

Composite Manufacturing Faculty – Tenure Track

Position purpose

The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in Vaughn’s Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering technology program and the Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering program. Vaughn seeks a candidate who can assist the department with the implementation process of Advanced Manufacturing concentration of mechanical engineering technology program.

Major Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks

  • Assisting department in developing the appropriate sequence of courses that to help students earn stackable certificates that eventually lead to BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology – Advanced Manufacturing concentration
  • Assisting the Project Director and STEM Pathway advisor with student monitoring and work with the Research Designer to collect student data for program evaluation
  • Developing and teaching lecture and laboratory courses in composite structural design & manufacturing, solid mechanics
  • Assisting the department in the development and enhancement process of the manufacturing laboratories
  • Advising students and serving on department/college committees
  • Participation in workshops and hands-on training courses related to composite manufacturing and repair, CNC machining and advanced manufacturing
  • Participation in scholarly activities that includes working with students in presenting and publishing papers related to mechanical and manufacturing engineering
  • Designing courses that support the student learning outcomes outlined by the department and assessing student performance throughout the course and program using the Vaughn College faculty course assessment model

The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses in engineering materials, composite design and manufacturing, solid mechanics, and computer aided design and Manufacturing. Special consideration will be given to those candidates with strong background in composite design and manufacturing.

 

**Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience Requirements

PhD in appropriate engineering field or a closely related discipline with industrial experience in composite and advanced manufacturing is highly desirable

 

Full-Time Faculty Position in Chemistry – Non Tenure Track

Position purpose
To provide Chemistry instruction to a diverse population of undergraduate students
Major Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks
• Develop and maintain syllabi for General Chemistry and Chemistry for Engineering.
• Teach chemistry classes and associated labs.
• Oversee the work and responsibilities of the chemistry lab technician.
• Insure that Vaughn’s chemistry laboratories are in compliance with any state and/or federal safety compliance regulations.
• Participate in interdepartmental initiates including, learning communities, and engineering degree projects.
• If necessary teach classes and/or labs in related technical areas.

**Qualifications:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience Requirements
An MS in Chemistry with appropriate Chemistry industry experience and a minimum of two years teaching experience

Professional Skills
Oral presentation and writing skills are considered necessary for this position.

Work environment and physical functions
This position is located in an office environment. Generally an employee needs to be able to sit, stand, and navigate within the office area. The office equipment either individually used or shared with a department is the responsibility of all employees.

Preferred:
Multi-lingual candidates are preferred

Full-Time Faculty Position in Electrical Engineering – Tenure Track

Position purpose

The ideal candidate will play a pivotal role in Vaughn’s Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering program, and the Bachelor of Science in mechatronics engineering program. Vaughn seeks a candidate who can assist department with the development and implementation process of electrical engineering program.

Major Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks

Teaching lecture and laboratory undergraduate courses in electrical engineering and Mechatronics engineering programs; be knowledgeable in Multisim circuit design and electronics workbench, LabView MATLAB, and PLC; be familiar with electronics laboratory equipments; advise both electrical engineering and mechatronics engineering students and serve on department/college committees; participate in scholarly activities such as working with students to present and publish papers related to electrical/mechatronics at professional journals and conferences.; design courses that support the student learning outcomes outlined by the department; assess student performance throughout course and program using the Vaughn College faculty course assessment model.

The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses in electrical circuits, electronic circuits, digital systems, control systems, microprocessors, principles of communications, and robotics. Special consideration will be given to those candidates with strong computer background in Multisim, LabView, MATLAB and PLC.

 

**Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience Requirements

A PhD in appropriate engineering field is preferred. Experience in electrical engineering, principles of communications, Networking, Cybersecurity, PLC and robotics is highly desirable.

Professional Skills

Oral presentation and writing skills are considered necessary for this position

Work environment and physical functions

This position is located in an office environment. Generally an employee needs to be able to sit, stand, and navigate within the office area. The office equipment either individually used or shared with a department is the responsibility of all employees.

 

Manufacturing Designer Faculty – Tenure Track

Position purpose

Vaughn seeks a candidate who can assist the department with the development and implementation process of Advanced Manufacturing concentration of mechanical engineering technology program.

Major Responsibilities/Duties/Functions/Tasks

  • Assisting department in developing the appropriate sequence of courses that to help students earn stackable certificates that eventually lead to BS in Mechanical Engineering Technology – Advanced Manufacturing concentration
  • Developing and teaching lecture and laboratory courses in materials processing, computer numerical control (CNC) programming, machining and manufacturing
  • Development and enhancement process of the manufacturing laboratories (CNC and additive manufacturing)
  • Advising students and serving on department/college committees
  • Participation in workshops and hands-on training courses related to materials processing, CNC machining, and advanced manufacturing
  • Participation in scholarly activities that includes working with students in presenting and publishing papers related to mechanical and manufacturing engineering
  • Designing courses that support the student learning outcomes outlined by the department
  • Assessing student performance throughout the course and program using the Vaughn College faculty course assessment model

The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate courses in engineering materials, materials processing, CNC machining, and computer aided design and Manufacturing. Special consideration will be given to those candidates with strong background in manufacturing and CNC programming & machining.

 

**Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience Requirements

An MS in appropriate engineering field or a closely related discipline with manufacturing industry experience in CNC machining, materials processing, and additive manufacturing is highly desirable.

 

 

To apply:

Email curriculum vitae, cover letter and contact information for three professional references to mary.durkin@vaughn.edu

 

The college thanks all applicants for their interest. However, only applicants selected for interviews and/or further consideration will be contacted.