Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Management Information Systems

River Forest, Illinois
Jun 09, 2018
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Management Information Systems

Full-Time, Tenure-Track

Fall 2018


Dominican University seeks applicants for a tenure-track joint faculty position in Computer Science, within the Rosary College of Arts and Sciences, and in Management Information Systems (MIS) / Data Analytics, within the Brennan School of Business to begin August 2018 or January 2019.   Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in computer science, data analytics and information systems, including new course development in the faculty member’s area of expertise.  Other responsibilities include advising students, maintaining an active research agenda, and service on university and college level committees.


The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to teaching at all levels, as well as scholarship and continuing professional development.  All faculty members are expected to participate in University life and governance.



Required qualifications:  A doctoral degree in computer science, information systems, or a related discipline at the time of appointment, and excellent classroom and interpersonal skills.  ABD candidates will be considered.


Preferred qualifications:  Previous teaching experience, previous software development experience, a record of research through publications and conference presentations, and a familiarity with hybrid and fully online educational delivery formats. Evidence of experience in teaching students of diverse backgrounds is preferred.



Apply online at  Applicants are asked to submit a cover letter, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of 3 references.


Applicants who progress in the search process will be asked to provide letters of recommendation and official transcripts. Submission instructions will be provided.


Deadline for full consideration:   Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


About Dominican University:

Dominican University is a Catholic, comprehensive teaching university located in River Forest, a suburb of Chicago, with an enrollment of over 3,100 students. The University is designated as a Hispanic Serving Institution, with 50% of undergraduates first generation in college, 67% female, 51% Hispanic of Any Race, and 7% Black/African-American. For more information about Dominican University, see


Dominican University is an equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a diverse faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment.  It is a culturally inclusive campus. We look forward to a diverse pool of applicants who bring varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.  Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.


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