POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT

Assistant Instructors/Lecturers (Assistant Chief Flight Instructors)
Department of Aviation Management and Flight
SIU Carbondale

The College of Applied Sciences and Arts at Southern Illinois University Carbondale is seeking qualified applicants for anticipated positions within ASA's Aviation Flight Program.  These are term non-tenure-track appointments.

Required Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree. Commercial Pilots Certificate, FAA Certified Flight Instructor-Airplane and Instrument (CFI), Second Class Medical Certificate. Minimum 1000 hours total flight time, 250 hours dual given of which 50 must have been within the past 12 months. Meet the applicable requirements of FAR 141.36 (b), (c) and/or (d).

Preferred Qualifications: Master's degree. University flight program experience as Assistant Chief Flight Instructor. Multi-Engine Instructor. Appointment will be at the Assistant Instructor level with a bachelor's degree and at the Lecturer level with a master's degree.

Responsibilities: Provide individual flight instruction to students enrolled in Aviation Flight courses, including preflight/postflight inspection and evaluation as well as maintenance of training records of assigned students.  Conduct FAA stage and graduation check flights. Serve as Acting Chief Flight Instructor, as Supervisor of Flight Operations (Duty Officer), including night and weekend operations.  Function as a “Team Leader”, including the supervision and evaluation of Flight Instructors (Team Members). Serve on department committees as requested. Assist faculty as needed in teaching aeronautical and aircraft systems classes offered in the Aviation Flight program.  Perform other duties as assigned by the Chief Flight Instructor and/or the Chair of the Department of Aviation Management and Flight.

Application Deadline: June 30, 2017 or until filled.

Application Procedure: Send letter of interest, current resume/vitae which includes verification of the above qualifications and flight hour summary, copies of certificates, transcripts, and names, addresses/email addresses, and phone numbers of five references to:

John Voges, Chief Flight Instructor
Department of Aviation Management and Flight
College of Applied Sciences and Arts
TEC 286Q - Mail Code 6817
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
545 North Airport Road
Murphysboro, IL 62966

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.