Assistant Specialist


The Henry Samueli School of Engineering is seeking candidates for an Assistant Specialist position to develop and evaluate modules for an on-line offering of a sophomore level course in engineering mechanics (dynamics).  This is a part-time (60%), 4-month position, with a possibility for short-term renewal.  The minimum salary will be based on an annual rate of $42,144, commensurate with experience. 


Duties include design and creation of on-line components and evaluation of the effectiveness of different formats and modalities.  A doctorate in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering, or Engineering Mechanics, is required.  Classroom experience is highly desirable, particularly in courses that have similar content to the courses offered by our School.  Familiarity with the Moodle content management system and Piazza social networking platform, used for the course, is also desirable.


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Application Deadline:             August 30, 2014


Start Date:                               as early as September 2, 2014



The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.