Professor, Department Chair – Aerospace, Industrial, and Mechanical Engineering

first_imgThe College of Engineering at California Baptist University, anevangelical Christian university affiliated with the CaliforniaSouthern Baptist Convention, invites applications for a full-timetenure-track position in the Department of Aerospace, Industrial,and Mechanical Engineering ( AIM ) beginning July 1, 2021. Inaddition to faculty responsibilities, a qualified candidate willperform Chair administration duties that include, but are notlimited to, leading the faculty within AIM department, develop andimplement the strategic long term plan for the department, assistin the recruitment of students and industry advisors, evaluate andmonitor faculty and adjunct instruction, and participate inUniversity events. The individual will have a good command ofEnglish, will be committed to the excellence in undergraduate andgraduate teaching in both lecture and laboratory environments, andhave a passion for teaching and working with students.Additionally, interest and experience in leading teams of studentsin cross-cultural settings, joining in the development ofcurriculum and laboratories, and working with industry partners ispreferred. The successful candidate will be expected to support themission of California Baptist University. For more informationabout specific requirements, please contact Dr. Phil van Haaster,current Department Chair of AIM at [email protected] Anapplication for the position must be submitted electronicallythrough the University’s website at should submit the following documentation in support oftheir application: a Curriculum Vitae or resume and a statement oftheir teaching philosophy. If no, please explain (required):(Open Ended Question)* Are you both familiar with and not in conflict with thefundamental doctrines and practices of the California SouthernBaptist Convention as stated in the Baptist Faith and Message datedJune 14, 2000? (Please see above link for more information)Yes (I am familiar and not in conflict)No (I am in conflict or not familiar) Position Summary Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). Qualifications A PhD in a closely related field is required. The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching a widerange of courses within College of Engineering. Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsChristian Experience EssayCurriculum VitaeOptional DocumentsCover LetterLetter of Reference 2Letter of Reference 3Resume * Are you a Christian?YesNocenter_img Position TitleProfessor, Department Chair – Aerospace, Industrial, andMechanical Engineering Teaching Responsibilities State and Federal law permit California Baptist University todiscriminate on the basis of religion in order to fulfill itspurpose. The University does not discriminate contrary to eitherState or Federal law. * Do you attend church regularly?YesNo Posting Details Nondiscrimination Statement Quick Link to Posting read more

Watch The Disco Biscuits Live-Jam The Movie ‘Tron’ For Incredible New Year’s Performance

first_imgFull gallery below: Load remaining images When Marc Brownstein told Live for Live Music that his band had something secret and special for New Year’s Eve, no one knew quite what to believe. Indeed, The Disco Biscuits hit the PlayStation Theater for the second night of their four-night stand, opening up with a traditional set that featured some great work on songs like “Little Lai” and “7-11.”After a New Year’s countdown within “Hot Air Balloon” to open up the second set, jams like “Helicopters” and “Feeling Twisted” kept the party grooving right along. Watch the countdown below:Night One: The Disco Biscuits Play Fan-Selected Setlists For Dazzling NYE OpenerIt wasn’t until the third set, however, when the Biscuits really got into the theme of the evening. Situated in front of a projector screen, the Biscuits live-scored their jams to the movie Tron. Check out some of the improvised jamming below:center_img “Helicopters” closed out the final set, also synchronized to the movie, with “Highwire” closing out the night in style. The Biscuits will return to PlayStation tonight and tomorrow night, so don’t miss any of the action! Setlist below:Setlist: The Disco Biscuits at PlayStation Theater, New York, NY – 12/31/15Set I: Little Lai, 7-11-> Shelby Rose-> The City-> Shelby RoseSet II: Hot Air Balloon (NYE countdown), Helicopters-> Feeling Twisted-> Pimp Blue Rikki, SpagaSet III: Tron Jam-> HelicoptersE: HighwireCheck out photos from the event, including a full gallery, by Dave Vann:last_img read more

Freddie Mac joins SCRA initiative

first_imgAfter the White House announced an initiative to maximize servicemember benefits under the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act, Freddie Mac encouraged mortgage servicers to participate in the initiative to make sure servicemembers are taking advantage of available protections.The SCRA puts an interest rate cap of six percent on mortgages for eligible, active servicemembers. The Obama administration announced changes that allow mortgage servicers to accept alternative documentation to verify military status, in order to make it easier for servicemembers to benefit from the law.  Specifically, mortgage services are now authorized and encouraged to use the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC) database to confirm a borrower’s military status instead of requiring the service member to provide a copy of their orders.Freddie also encouraged mortgage servicers to take part by searching the online DMDC on a quarterly basis to find servicemembers in their portfolio not yet taking advantage of the interest rate cap, and to offer interest rate relief to those borrowers.Freddie said that its mortgage policies changed effective Aug. 26 in accordance with the initiative – changes will be included officially in the September Guide Bulletin. continue reading » ShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblrlast_img read more