Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Contractually Limited Term Appointment (CLTA) - Computer Sci

Location
Toronto,
Posted
May 17, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Requisition Title: Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Contractually Limited Term Appointment (CLTA) - Computer Science - 1700385


The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University of Toronto Mississauga seeks an enthusiastic and innovative candidate for a two-year Contractually-Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, in the field of Computer Science, beginning September 1, 2017.

We seek candidates who have a record of excellent teaching, experience and demonstrated commitment to excellent pedagogical practices, and strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, as evidenced by a strong statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations and strong letters of reference from referees of high standing.

Candidates must have a graduate degree in Computer Science by the time of appointment; have a record of teaching excellence that includes creating an enjoyable and educational experience for students; and have taught a variety of undergraduate Computer Science courses, particularly systems courses. Teaching experience in theory courses is an asset. Preference is given to candidates who have developed curriculum for new and existing courses; have experience engaging with students both in and out of a course setting, one on one and in a class setting, for example, running seminars, contests, workshops, engaging with student run initiatives; have experience contributing to departmental administration, for example, managing TAs; and have experience supervising undergraduate or graduate research projects.

Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of career goals and teaching philosophy, and evidence of teaching excellence (such as course evaluations or selected course materials). Applicants must arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation (on letterhead and signed), of which at least two must address the candidate's teaching, sent directly by the writers. All application materials must be submitted online through AcademicJobsOnline at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9004.

Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2017.

For more information about the Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences please visit our home page:

http://www.utm.utoronto.ca/math-cs-stats/ .

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.



The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority

Job Field: Limited Term (Teaching Stream)
Faculty / Division: University of Toronto Mississauga
Department: UTM: Mathematical and Computational Sciences
Campus: Mississauga
Job Posting: Mar 16, 2017
Job Closing: May 1, 2017

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