Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Computer Science
Requisition Title: Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream - Computer Science - 1701245
The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) seeks enthusiastic and innovative teachers for two teaching stream positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, in the field of Computer Science beginning July 1, 2018.
We seek candidates who have a record of excellent teaching, exhibit the intellectual curiosity to pursue novel and innovative methods of thinking and teaching, and are interested in establishing a long-term teaching career with the Department.
The successful candidates must have an advanced degree in Computer Science or a related area by the time of appointment. However candidates with a PhD in Computer Science or related area are highly preferred. We particularly seek candidates with strong pedagogical and content expertise in the broad areas of Systems or Artificial Intelligence.
Candidates must have strong referee endorsements highlighting excellent teaching and long-term commitment to pedagogical enquiry and teaching innovation. Evidence of excellence in teaching will be demonstrated through teaching evaluations, a teaching dossier, a teaching statement and strong endorsements from referees.
Teaching duties in the undergraduate program include core courses at the first and/or second year level, as well as upper-level courses in one of the candidate's fields of expertise. Responsibilities may include undergraduate teaching, managing teaching assistants, developing course materials, and curriculum development. In addition, each faculty member has some responsibility for student supervision and departmental administration.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Applications should include curriculum vitae, statements of career goals and teaching philosophy, a teaching dossier (to include teaching evaluations), and three to five letters of recommendation (on letterhead, signed and scanned). All application materials must be submitted online at
Review of applications will begin after October 16, 2017 but the positions will remain open until filled.
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.
Job Field: Teaching Stream
Faculty / Division: University of Toronto Mississauga
Department: UTM: Mathematical and Computational Sciences
Job Posting: Jul 26, 2017
Job Closing: October 16, 2017, Open until filled