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ECE Adjunct Pool - Academic Year 2017-2018

Position Announcement

Position Details

Proposed Start Date 09/16/2017
Working Title ECE Adjunct Pool - Academic Year 2017-2018
Department 270401 - EEN Electrical/Computer Engineering
Position Number D97720
Representation AP - AFT, Local 3571

Position Summary

Brief Description of PSU/School/Dept

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Department is committed to excellence in education and the best practices of pedagogy. Duties include instruction at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Department has ABET-accredited B.S. degree programs in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs. Portland State University is Oregon’s largest and most diverse public university, and it is located in the heart of one of America’s most progressive cities. The 50-acre downtown campus places students in a vibrant center of culture, business and technology, allowing students to participate in internships, co-ops and community- based projects. Portland and the nearby Silicon Forest are hosts to many high-tech companies, particularly Intel, Mentor Graphics, Tektronix, Lattice, Synopsys, and Maxim.

Position Summary

Adjunct Instructor in the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department

Minimum Qualifications

M.S. degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related field.

Preferred Qualifications
Key Cultural Competencies

• Creates an environment that acknowledges, encourages and celebrates differences.
• Functions and communicates effectively and respectfully within the context of varying beliefs, behaviors, orientations, identities and cultural backgrounds.
• Seeks opportunities to gain experience working and collaborating in diverse, multicultural, and inclusive settings with a willingness to change for continual improvement
• Adheres to all PSU’s policies including the policies on Prohibited Discrimination & Harassment and the Professional Standards of Conduct.

Environmental Stewardship
Required Professional Standards of Conduct

At Portland State University, all employees are expected to conduct themselves in a professional manner which maintains a safe, respectful, and productive environment for faculty, students, administrators, and staff. It is the responsibility of every member of the Portland State University community to conduct themselves in accordance with our PSU Professional Standards of Conduct which are available at


Application Instructions

Additional Information
Does this position require the employee to drive a motor vehicle? No
Background Check Required No

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Teaching Interest