Assistant or Visiting Assistant Professor in Computer Engineering

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Category:: Faculty
Department:: Engineering and Computer Science
Locations:: York, PA
Posted:: Mar 21, 2019
Closes:: May 31, 2019 - 11:59 PM EDT
Type:: Full-time

About York College of Pennsylvania:

York College of Pennsylvania,, is a private-sector, independent institution of higher education, offering over 60 baccalaureate majors in the arts and sciences and in professional fields as well as master's programs in business, education and nursing and a doctoral program in nursing. The College has an enrollment of over 4000 full time, over 500 part time undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students from 33 states and 37 foreign countries. The campus is located in South-Central Pennsylvania (50 miles north of Baltimore, MD, 30 miles south of Harrisburg, and 90 miles north of Washington, D.C.) and offers competitive salaries and fringe benefits.

York College is committed to building a diverse college community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Job Description:

The Computer Engineering program at York College of Pennsylvania invites applications for either a Tenure Track Assistant Professor or a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position, depending on the candidate's qualifications at the time of hire, to begin in August 2019. Technical areas of interest include but are not limited to embedded system design/development.

The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate computer engineering courses to engineering and computer science majors. Visiting faculty may also oversee independent study projects, senior software design projects, and teach special topics courses in their area of research.

As a teaching-focused institution, our Computer Engineering program is characterized by small class sizes, extensive student/faculty interactions and classes with hands-on and project-based work. Students participate in three semesters of co-operative education employment as part of our experiential education program prior to graduation, gaining valuable experience that they can then apply in their classroom learning


Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering or a closely related field (applicants who are ABD or have a Master's degree will be considered for the Visiting position). Candidates must have the interest and ability to teach a broad range of undergraduate engineering courses. Candidates with prior teaching experience and interest in pedagogical research are valued. Individuals hired on the Tenure Track will also be expected to demonstrate the potential for outstanding advising and scholarly activity as well as development of undergraduate laboratories.

Additional Information:

York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report

Application Instructions:

Candidates should electronically submit the following: a cover letter with a description of relevant experience, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and practices, a statement of professional/scholarly objectives, and contact information for three references.

Review of applications will begin immediately. For full consideration, applications should be received by May 31, 2019.





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