Full-Time Visiting Faculty Position in Computer Science

Job description

The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a full-time Visiting Faculty position for the 2018-2019 academic year.  Teaching load is 6 classes over the course of the year.  Preferred qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. or Masters Degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline.  ABD will be considered.

The Department seeks individuals who are committed to building a creative, dynamic and diverse workplace that celebrates the uniqueness of our faculty, staff and students.  The College is committed to excellence in teaching and encourages interdisciplinary interests among its faculty.

Cornell College is a selective liberal arts college distinguished by its One Course At A Time curriculum, which allows students to learn at the speed of life with more opportunities for off-campus study, full-time internships, and research blocks. 

Academic immersion and unparalleled flexibility attract an ambitious student body from 45 states and 18 foreign countries. External endorsements include selection as one of the Colleges That Change Lives, a U.S. News Top 100 liberal arts college, and a Fiske Guide to Colleges Best Buy. Founded in 1853, Cornell's picturesque hilltop campus contains a mix of historic and modern facilities, ranging from the majestic King Chapel to the newly renovated Thomas Commons. It is located in Mount Vernon, Iowa, an urban fringe community recognized by Frommer's as one of "America's Coolest Small Towns" and located in the heart of Iowa's Creative Corridor.

All qualified and interested applicants must submit the following application material through Cornell's online application system. 

  • Letter of Application/Cover Letter
  • Current Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Teaching Statement - describing teaching interests and methods, including examples of individual commitment to diversity in the classroom/campus community
  • Research/Professional Interest Statement
  • A list of three (3) Professional References (Letters of recommendation will be requested from selected candidates at a later date.)
  • Undergraduate and Graduate Transcripts (Unofficial copies are acceptable. Official transcripts are needed prior to employment.)

Applications received by March 30, 2018 will receive full consideration, with later applications reviewed if necessary.  Please direct any questions regarding the application or search process to Search Committee Chair, Dr. Leon Tabak

For more information about the Computer Science Department, please visit the website at

https://www.cornellcollege.edu/computer-science/index.shtmlCornell is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from women and minorities. Cornell complies with Iowa's Smokefree Air Act. Cornell utilizes E-Verify and requires satisfactory completion of a background check.

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.





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Job No: 742074
Posted: 3/5/2018
Application Due: 5/1/2018
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