Lecturer

Location
Athens
Posted
Jun 09, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Open Until Filled: Yes

Job Summary: Department of Computer Science University of Georgia The Department of Computer Science at the University of Georgia invites applications for a Lecturer position starting August 1, 2017. The responsibilities of this position include teaching foundational courses in the undergraduate major and periodically teaching a senior/beginning graduate level course in his/her specialty. In addition, this position allows for opportunities to develop new undergraduate courses for our expanding program. A Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or a closely related field is expected by the time of hire, and is required within 9 months of the time of hire. Candidates who do not hold a PhD by the time of hire, must have been admitted to candidacy for the degree. Scholarly credentials should reflect a strong commitment to teaching Computer Science courses at the undergraduate level. Although not tenure track, it is expected that the person holding this position will remain with the department long term. The University of Georgia (http://uga.edu/), founded in 1785, is the oldest land-grant university in the nation and the largest university in Georgia (exploregeorgia.org), with a student body of over 35,000. It is located in Athens (http://www.visitathensga.com/) a charming and historic university town of about 100,000, approximately 65 miles from Atlanta, with mild winters and warm summers. The University boasts a major Performing Arts Center and has one of the country's best fitness and exercise facility for students and faculty. It has been consistently ranked among the top 18 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Applicants will find UGA and the rapidly growing technology sectors in Athens/Atlanta supportive of professional growth. To apply, please go to http://facultyjobs.uga.edu/postings/2266 Review of applications will begin on June 30, 2017 and continue until the position has been filled. Please see http://www.cs.uga.edu for more information about the department. The Franklin College of Arts and Sciences, its many units, and the University of Georgia are committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and students, and sustaining a work and learning environment that is inclusive. Women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disability are encouraged to apply. The University of Georgia is an EOO/AA institution, and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status.

Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or a closely related field is expected by the time of hire, and is required within 9 months of the time of hire. Candidates who do not hold a PhD by the time of hire, must have been admitted to candidacy for the degree. Scholarly credentials should reflect a strong commitment to teaching Computer Science courses at the undergraduate level.

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Salary:

Faculty Rank: Lecturer

Tenure Status:

Employee Percentage: 100%

Location od Vacancy: Athens Area