Tenure-track Assistant Professor, Computer Science

Job description

Category:: Faculty Positions
Department:: Computer Science
Locations:: Springfield, OH
Posted:: Oct 26, 2018
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Full-time
Ref. No.:: 1-82050-50193

About Wittenberg University:

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. For more information about the institution, please visit our web page at www.wittenberg.edu.

Job Description:

Wittenberg University is accepting applications for a full-time, tenure-track Computer Science faculty position in our vibrant and agile Mathematics and Computer Science Department, to begin August 2019. The successful candidate is expected to join the department faculty in teaching the full range of undergraduate computer science courses supporting our programs in computer science, cybersecurity, data science and information systems. In addition, the candidate will be expected to participate in university and department governance, advise students, and mentor undergraduate research.


A Ph.D. in computer science or related field is preferred, and ABD's will be considered. Some college-level teaching experience is preferred and candidates should have a strong commitment primarily to undergraduate teaching in a liberal arts setting. Candidates with a commitment to developing innovative partnerships within and outside the university community are encouraged to apply.

Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin December 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 non-discrimination housed on our website.

Application Instructions:

We ask candidates to apply through our online system. As part of the application process, you will be asked to 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 [email protected] .

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.

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Posted: 12/27/2018
Application Due: 2/12/2019
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