Assistant Professor of Instruction/Lecturer (Non-tenure track instructional) positions in Computer

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Department of Computer Science - College of Natural Sciences - The University of Texas at Austin
Location: Austin, Texas
Open: Sep 12, 2017 • Close: Aug 31, 2018

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Texas in Austin is recruiting for full-time, non-tenure track faculty (Lecturer, Senior Lecturer and Distinguished Senior Lecturer) positions.

Our department is consistently ranked among the top ten computer science programs in the nation, and it is renowned for its collegial environment that fosters innovation and collaboration. We value undergraduate education and have a committed group of highly effective educators. The department is committed to building a diverse faculty, and we are interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through teaching and service.

Austin, the capital of Texas, is a center for high-technology industry, including companies such as Dell, IBM, Advanced Micro Devices, 3M Corporation, National Instruments, Apple Computer, Inc., AT&T and Samsung. Much of Austin's lifestyle is driven by outdoor activities, media, and music.

The primary duty is teaching undergraduate courses. Teaching opportunities range from introductory computer science courses, such as discrete math, data structures, and computer organization to advanced courses, such as game development, mobile computing and cyber-security. Applicants should be able to teach in one or more areas of computer science.

Required Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Strong communication skills

Preferred Qualifications
  • PhD in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Previous teaching experience

Application Instructions
All faculty positions require a cover letter, curriculum vita, teaching statement and three (3) professional reference letters. Letters of reference must address the candidate's overall quality of teaching and/or presentation skills, the ability to communicate complex topics and expertise in field of computer science

Inquiries may be directed to [email protected] For full consideration of your application, please apply by March 15, 2018.

The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.





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Posted: 4/12/2018
Application Due: 6/11/2018
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