Adjunct Instructor: Engineering Department

The Department of Engineering at Calvin College invites applications for one or more part-time faculty positions in the area of electrical/computer engineering. In particular, we are seeking instructors for the following labs: ENGR 204L Circuits Analysis and Electronics (fall and spring), ENGR 304L Fundamentals of Digital Systems (spring), and ENGR 332L Analog Circuits and Systems Design (spring).


Education and Experience

A master’s degree or above in electrical/computer engineering is preferred, although applicants with five or more years of experience in electrical/computer engineering will also be considered. All applicants must demonstrate the ability to teach effectively using a variety of methods and instructional technology as required.

Faith and Educational Commitment

  1. Commitment to the educational mission of Calvin College as a Christian liberal arts college affiliated with the Christian Reformed Church.
  2. A commitment to the Christian faith and to the integration of faith, learning, and student development.

Diversity Commitment

Demonstrated awareness and commitment to effectively establishing relationships and positive communication across multiple dimensions of diversity including, but not limited to, race, gender, physical limitations, class, or religious perspectives.


To apply: Each applicant should submit a CV detailing teaching and/or professional experience and a letter addressing interest in teaching at a Christian college to:

Prof. Gayle Ermer
Chair, Engineering Department
Calvin College
1734 Knollcrest Circle SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Additional information, including the college application form and official academic transcripts, will be requested of all candidates progressing to the interview process. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Questions can be directed to the chair of the engineering department, Dr. Gayle Ermer (, 616-526-6302).

 Calvin is building a tradition of diversity and accessibility and welcomes applications from persons whose personal characteristics will further that commitment. Calvin does not discriminate in the employment of individuals on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, disability, sex, or age.  For further specifics please see the college website: