Assistant Professor of Aviation

Position ID: 39627
Middle Georgia State University
School of Aviation
Branch Campus: 
Eastman Campus
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 


Assistant Professor of Aviation Revised 9.13.2018

Faculty Application - please complete and email with supporting documents
School/Department: Aviation Science & Management
Primary Location: Eastman
Position: Faculty
Job Type: Full Time
Position Close Date: Until Filled

This is a 10-month position with a teaching load of 12 semester to 15 hours per semester for undergraduate courses (depending on degree) in areas to include, but not limited to: aircraft systems, crew resource management, flight operations, and FAR Part 141 ground school courses. Work will also include participation in research in a variety of aviation-related subjects consistent with education and experience. Responsibilities include advising aviation majors and participating in university committee activities.


• Master’s Degree required.

• Master’s or Doctorate Degree in Aviation preferred.

• If Mater’s or Doctorate Degree is not in Aviation, extensive experience in Aviation along with a Master’s or doctorate Degree will be required for this position.

• Civilian aviation experience with a background in FAT part 121 or 135 operations preferred.

• Demonstrate ability to teach and develop broad array of aviation training courses.

• Although this position does not involve flight instruction, possession of Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Certification Flight Instructor Rating (CFI0 and/or Ground Instructor certificates (AGI, IGI) is preferred. Candidate selected for this position will be subject to a background check.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Position will remain posted until filled. For best consideration, please submit application materials by September 27, 2018.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE/TO APPLY: Application materials should be emailed as a Microsoft Word or Adobe.pdf attachment to: with the subject line “Assistant Professor of Aviation”. Application materials are to include an MGA Faculty application (please see the above or below "Faculty Application . . . " link to obtain application); curriculum vitae, philosophy of teaching; names and contact numbers of four references, and unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. Paper application materials will not be accepted.

Faculty Application - please complete and email with supporting documents

A Unit of the University System of Georgia


CIP Discipline Code: 
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Sheila C England, System Coordinator