Visiting Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Nov 14, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Company Description:

Founded in 1845, Wittenberg is a nationally ranked, private, liberal arts college related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and has an enrollment of about 1,800 students. Wittenberg enjoys a national reputation for excellent academic standards and is widely known for its friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Wittenberg has an exceptional staff and award-winning faculty who share a commitment to undergraduate teaching, research, and development of students into successful global citizens. Situated on 100 acres of rolling hills in Springfield Ohio, Wittenberg is easily accessible from Columbus, Dayton and Cincinnati.

Job Description:

Wittenberg University is accepting applications for a full-time, visiting faculty position in our Mathematics and Computer Science Department, to begin August 2018. The appointment will be for one year, but with possible renewal for up to three years.  The successful candidate is expected to join the department faculty in teaching the full range of undergraduate computer science courses and supporting our programs in computer science, cybersecurity, data science and information systems.


A Ph.D. in computer science is preferred, and ABD candidates who are close to completion will be considered.  A doctorate in a related field or a Master's degree in computer science may be considered.  Some college-level teaching or TA experience is essential.   Candidates should have a strong commitment primarily to undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts setting.  Ability to teach computer organization is not essential but is considered a plus.

Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin January 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Wittenberg is committed to attracting and retaining highly qualified individuals who collectively reflect the diversity of our student body and society at-large. Please see our notice of nondiscrimination housed on our website.

Application Instructions:

We ask candidates to set-up an account and apply through our online system.  As part of the application process, please upload the following documents in MS Word or PDF format.

  • Letter of application
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Statement of teaching philosophy
  • Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts

Complete applications should also include three letters of reference. Letters of reference may be uploaded with your application as PDF files on letterhead or mailed directly to Beth Hallauer, Administrative Assistant, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Wittenberg University, Post Office Box 720, Springfield, OH 45501-0720 or emailed to .

If you are a person with a disability and require assistance with the application process, please contact Wittenberg's Human Resources Department at 937-327-7517.

Returning Applicants, please login to your account to review your completed application or to upload current documents.