Instructor - Applied Computer Science Post-Bacc

Job description

The Department of Computer Science in the College of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Colorado Boulder invites applications for a full-time Instructor position. This position will support the Department of Computer Science' educational mission through teaching courses for the Applied Computer Science bachelor's degree, a new online post-baccalaureate degree offering. The post-baccalaureate degree in Applied Computer Science is a new degree for professionals with a prior bachelor's degree that would benefit from computing but who do not have the prerequisite courses needed to pursue graduate study. The goal of the program is to prepare students with a diverse academic background to enter the computer science field. For additional information about this degree, please visit:

This is a non-tenure track appointment; the successful candidate will be appointed as an Instructor on the Computer Science faculty although appointment as a Senior Instructor is possible depending on experience and qualifications. Although the position will initially be for the nine-month academic term, preference will be given to candidates able to also take on three-month terms during the summer or a twelve-month appointment. The position will report to the director of the Applied Computer Science program.


Candidates must have an earned graduate degree in Computer Science or a closely-related field although candidates with extensive industry or professional experience will also be considered. Candidates must demonstrate a strong commitment to high-quality undergraduate Computer Science education in the areas of theory, programming languages, algorithms, database systems or other core areas of Computer Science. Candidates should highlight their experience in these areas. Prior experience with online teaching is desirable but not necessary.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References, Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Boulder

Department: B0001 -- Boulder Campus - 10344 - Computer Science

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Oct 11, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Dirk Grunwald

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00740207





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Posted: 2/28/2018
Application Due: 4/29/2018
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