Clinical Assistant Professor of Aeronautics Non-Tenured Track


Position Title

Clinical Assistant Professor of Aeronautics (Non-Tenured Track)


Davis College of Business/School of Aviation


Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

The Jacksonville University School of Aviation is seeking a career educator with civil and collegiate aviation experience to support our professional flight education program.

Essential Job Duties

Primary responsibilities for this position include teaching undergraduate aviation courses in areas to include, but not limited to all levels of aircraft systems, crew resource management, the professional pilot’s role in airline flight operations, and FAR Part 141 ground courses. In conjunction with the above courses, the position will be responsible for participating in and delivering Jet Transition Training in a Level-5 Bombardier CRJ700/900 FTD in compliance with FAR Part 121 pilot hiring qualifications and assisting in oversight of Part 141 flight courses. Additional responsibilities include student advising, professional development activities, and university service.

Special Skills

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

Work Conditions

  • Primarily indoors except when traveling between campus buildings or teaching outdoor concepts/skills
  • Some off-campus travel may be required

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard and scientific equipment
  • Near vision sufficient to read written communications and computer display screens
  • Adequate hearing to communicate effectively in person and by phone

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • FAA Airline Transport Pilot Certificate.
  • Current FAA CFII and AGI Certificate
  • Bachelor’s degree

Minimum Work Experience

  • Extensive civilian aviation experience with a background in regional  airline operations FAR Part 121.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master’s degree. Aviation safety program experience

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply


Please submit your JU application, cover letter, resume and list of references to Matt Tuohy at