Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

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Position Title Senior Lecturer in Computer Science Job Posting Number 20190052FAC Job Location San Marcos, Round Rock Department Computer Science Position Description

The Department of Computer Science invites applicants for positions at the senior lecturer level to start Fall 2019. We are seeking candidates to teach a variety of courses primarily at the undergraduate level and serve at the department, college and university levels. The positions are nine-month non-tenure-line faculty appointments. The positions have a contract term not to exceed five years, subject to annual reappointment review and renewable upon expiration of the initial term.

Successful candidates are expected to do the following:
1. Teach 12 credit hours of undergraduate courses per semester,
2. Participate in institutional and professional service, and
3. Exhibit a collaborative style that facilitates cooperation and teamwork in the Computer Science Department.

As non-tenure-line faculty members, the candidates are not expected to engage in research, external funding, or publications.
The department offers the following degree programs: Bachelor of Science in computer science, Bachelor of Arts in computer science, Master of Science in computer science, Master of Arts in computer science, Master of Science in software engineering, and Doctor of Philosophy in computer science. The BS degree is ABET accredited.

Required Qualifications

● Master’s degree in computer science or a closely-related field by the start of employment and evidence of teaching effectiveness in American universities.
● Excellent written and oral English communication skills.
● At least three years of teaching experience at the university level is required (including experience as a graduate teaching assistant.)

Preferred Qualifications

● Ph.D. degree in computer science or a closely-related field.
● Experience teaching computer science courses and service experience.
● Industry experience in the field is also a plus.

Application Procedures

Review of applications will begin March 4, 2019, and will continue until the positions are filled. On-line submission of all application materials is required. Please visit for additional information and to apply.

All required documents must be uploaded, including a cover letter, a curriculum vita, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching experience/evaluation, and a list of at least three references with email and postal addresses plus telephone numbers.

Once selected for an on-campus interview, an automated email will be generated and sent to your references with instructions on how to attach the reference letter to your application through a confidential online portal.

Candidates selected for interviews will be required to provide transcripts from all degree granting universities.

Proposed Start Date Fall 2019 Open Date Review Date 03/04/2019 Close Date Open Until Filled? Yes Legal Notices

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Employment with Texas State University is contingent upon the outcome of record checks and verifications including criminal history, driving records, education records, employment verifications, reference checks, and employment eligibility verifications.

Texas State University is a tobacco-free campus. Smoking and the use of any tobacco product will not be allowed anywhere on Texas State property or in university owned or leased vehicles.

Texas State University is a member of the Texas State University System. Texas State University is an EOE.

Why Work at Texas State?

Texas State University is home to more than 38,000 students and 2,000 faculty members in the growing Austin-San Antonio corridor. A member of the Doctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity Carnegie classification, the university creates new knowledge, fosters cultural and economic development, and prepares its growing population of diverse students for the endless possibilities that await them as citizens of Texas, the nation, and the world.

Bolstered by research with relevance and innovation in creative and scholarly work in a full range of academic disciplines and a spirit of inclusiveness, Texas State seeks outstanding candidates for a variety of faculty positions.

Quick Link Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Evidence of Teaching Experience/Evaluations
  5. List of References
Optional Documents
  1. Additional Document
  2. DD 214/DD1300
  3. Veteran's Preference




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Posted: 3/9/2019
Application Due: 6/11/2019
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