Assistant Director/Assistant Professor of Aviation Program
Company: Delaware State University
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Delaware State University
Vacancy Announcement - Assistant Professor/Assistant Director,
College of Business
Apply online at www.desu.edu
Applications will be accepted until position is filled
The Aviation Program within the College of Business at Delaware
State University (DSU), has established an Assistant Director of
Aviation Program's position. The Assistant Director of Aviation
Programs is a dynamic, well-experienced aviation professional with
an extensive background in flight training and academic instruction
at the university level. The Assistant Director's duties will be
assigned by the Director of the Aviation Program. The Assistant
Director will assist the Director in the supervision and advising
of students completing the aviation program degree curriculum
receiving the Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Management or
Professional Pilot. In addition to assisting the Director of
Aviation in all activities, initiatives, vision for the program and
objectives, the Assistant Director will represent the Director of
Aviation and the program to the University Administration, and
The Assistant Director's responsibilities are on a 12-month
basis, and include:
Reports directly to the Director of Aviation Programs.
Completes all tasks and assignments assigned by the
Provide oversight of a meaningful aviation safety program.
Assisting the Director of Aviation Programs with managerial
oversight for all aviation programs, staffing, flight and academic
training, student activities such as recruiting and academic
advising, course scheduling, and budget management.
Lead academic course instructor teaching a full load of courses,
provides managerial oversight of all Adjunct Instructors.
Actively flight instructing as a Check Airman.
Fostering relationships with the FAA, industry partners and
community organizations, etc.
Promoting, marketing and fund raising for the Aviation
Recruiting and advising students at the direction of the
Working to ensure compliance and enhance the level of the
Aviation Program's accreditation.
- As required, reporting to and attend meetings with the Dean of
the College of Business and Department of Business Administration
Chairperson in the absence of the Director.
Master's degree in an appropriate field.
Effective flight instruction and academic teaching
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Administrative and budget management experience.
Current Certified Flight Instructor - Airplane (CFI-A) pilot
Current Instrument Instructor (CFI-I) and Multiengine Instructor
(MEI) pilot certificates.
- Meets the Check Airman/Instructor qualifications IAW FAR
Current Certified Flight Instructor - Helicopter (CFI-H)
Ph.D. from an accredited university or institution.
Part 121 or military flight safety program experience.
University flight program teaching or administrative
- Possesses an Airline Transport Pilot (ATP) Rating.
Salary is competitive. Applications will be accepted and
reviewed immediately until position is filled. Interested
candidates must apply online for full consideration. Please include
a letter of application addressing the above qualifications, vita,
transcripts, copy of pilot certification and names/contact
information for three references. For additional information,
please contact Col. Michael Hales, Director, Aviation Program
Delaware State University is an equal opportunity, Title IX
Employer and does not discriminate against persons on the basis of
race, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender,
marital status, age or disability.
Keywords: Delaware State University, Wilmington , Assistant Director/Assistant Professor of Aviation Program, Other , Dover, Delaware
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!