Assistant Professor - Computer Science and Information Systems

Job Description

Teach 15 credit hours per semester in computer science and information systems. Perform other duties expected of full-time faculty, including maintaining scheduled office hours; developing and revising curriculum; training faculty in new curriculum as needed; developing and implementing course and program assessment of student learning outcomes; developing and maintaining relationships with industry and academic partners; participating in college, division, and department meetings; serving on committees; and other duties as assigned. Teaching assignments will be a combination of face-to-face and hybrid (day or evening). A portion of course load may be online classes. Teaching assignments are subject to change as needed. A list of our current course offerings can be found at the two links below:

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Required Skills

1. Master's degree or higher in computer science (or subfield) or computer information systems; or a Master's degree or higher in any field coupled with 18 graduate hours in computer science (or subfield) or computer information systems; or a Bachelor's degree or higher in any field coupled with at least two years of discipline-related work experience (non-teaching) and discipline-related course work at least one level above courses taught.

2. Comfortable adopting new technologies and a desire to create/deliver effective online content.

3. Understands the importance to adapt to the changing landscape of higher education.

4. Comfortable collaborating with faculty and students from other disciplines as well as with industry and community partners.


1. Master's degree or higher.

2. Ability to teach computer programming courses in a variety of languages.

Required Experience

1. Training or teaching experience in computer science, information systems, or related field.

2. Industry experience in the software development life-cycle, or ability to lead student software development projects.


1. Teaching experience in computer science, information systems, or related field at an accredited K-12 or college institution preferred.

2. Industry experience in web-based, full-stack software development preferred.

Benefit Information:

Click here for a summary of our benefit information. For a summary of our adjunct faculty compensation, click here.

Every employee of the college is expected to treat all members of the college community with dignity and respect demonstrating professional, courteous and respectful behavior and engage in constructive conflict resolution, when needed.


In accordance with the college policy, finalists for this position will be subject to criminal background investigations. Individual hiring departments at JCCC may elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant to essential job functions as part of the applicant selection/hiring process. Many departments require those selected for hire to submit a certified transcript for all degrees obtained. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply prior to the review date listed in posting.

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Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
Competitive rate of pay.

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