FACULTY ASSOCIATE

Location
Madison, WI
Posted
Feb 01, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


JOB NO.: 89551-AS

Work Type: Faculty-Full Time

Department: L&S/COMPUTER SCI/COMP SCI


Location: Madison

Categories: Computer Science, Instructional

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 89551-AS

Working Title: Faculty Associate

Official Title: FACULTY ASSOCIATE(D92DN) or ASSOC FACULTY ASSOC(D92FN) or ASST FACULTY ASSOC(D92LN)

Hiring Department: A482000-COL OF LETTERS & SCIENCE/COMPUTER SCI/COMP SCI

FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: AUGUST 21, 2017

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary: Negotiable
ACADEMIC (9 months)



Degree and Area of Specialization: Masters Degree or ABD required in Computer Sciences or a closely related field. PhD preferred.



Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience: Required skills include: one year of college-level teaching experience in computer science or a related technical or scientific field; excellent classroom communication skills; proficiency with two or more programming languages such as Java, Python, C/C++, C#, Matlab, or JavaScript. Additional preferred skills include: excelling at teaching large-enrollment lectures containing 200 or more students; the ability to teach advanced undergraduate courses such as operating systems, artificial intelligence, graphics, programming languages, computer architecture, and software engineering, algorithms, human-computer interaction; familiarity with current UW-Madison Computer Science courses; professional software development experience.



Position Summary: The Computer Sciences department currently employs 7 faculty associates and is looking to hire more. This faculty associate position will teach introductory computer science classes, such as; Introduction to Programming, Introduction to Data Structures, and Machine Organization and Programming. The standard workload is two courses per semester, which may be two of lectures of the same course or two different courses, and class sizes are typically in the 150-300 student range. This position will be responsible for TA management and training. In addition to teaching, this position will also have a service responsibility, which could include serving on a committee, teaching a 1-credit course, developing new curricula, or other similar duties.



Additional Information: Candidates should have an exceptional record of classroom instruction and curricular innovation in computer science that can further enhance our undergraduate offerings.



Contact: Michael Swift
swift@cs.wisc.edu
608-890-0131
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )



Instructions to applicants: Apply with cover letter, CV, teaching statement, and an example of previous syllabus.



Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

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Advertised: 31 Jan 2017 Central Standard Time


Application Close: 30 Mar 2017 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time

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