Open Rank - Lecturer, Assistant, Associate, or Professor
Working Title: Open Rank - Lecturer, Assistant, Associate, or Professor
Position Type: Teaching and Research Faculty
Department: Department of Computer Science
Posting Date: 12-01-2016
The Department of Computer Science in the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seeks applications for non-tenure-track teaching positions to begin in August 2017. Candidates can apply for positions with the rank of Lecturer or for positions with a professorial rank. Rank and compensation are contingent upon qualifications. We seek applicants who can teach across the curriculum.
To be considered for a position as an Assistant, Associate or full Professor, candidates must have a PhD degree in computer science or a related discipline. The responsibilities for a professorial position include teaching two to three sections per semester of a mix of upper- and lower- division courses, with course assignment based on experience and abilities. Graduate-level teaching is also possible. Faculty in professorial positions will also have service responsibilities and may be required to engage in scholarship activities that enhance their teaching.
To be considered for Lecturer, candidates must have at least a Masters degree in computer science or a related discipline. The responsibilities of a Lecturer include teaching the equivalent of three sections per semester of a mix of upper- and lower- division courses, with course assignment based on experience and abilities. Teaching introductory-level graduate courses is also possible. Lecturers will typically be expected to engage in service, but will not be required to be engaged in scholarship.
The university has policies and procedures outlining how faculty members in these positions are regularly evaluated and the process to receive multi-year contracts. These positions will benefit from an attractive level of job security and opportunities for professional development. Our faculty also benefit from considerable teaching assistant support.
The University of Virginia is annually ranked as one of the premier public institutions in the United States and is located in Charlottesville, a picturesque small but cosmopolitan city perennially ranked as one of the best places to live in the U.S.
To apply, visit https://jobs.virginia.edu and search on Posting Number 0620019. Complete a Candidate Profile online, attach a CV, a cover letter stating your interest in the position and your interests and experience in computing education, a statement of teaching philosophy, and contact information for 3 references.
Review of candidates will begin on January 2, 2017 and will continue until positions are filled.
For additional information about the positions or the application process, please contact Tom Horton via email at email@example.com or by phone at 434 982-2217.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
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