Limited Term Adjunct Instructor, Applied Computing (Sierra Vista, AZ)

Location
Tucson, AZ
Posted
Nov 20, 2020
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Posting Number:

req3216

Department:

College of Applied Sci & Tech

Department Website Link:

azcast.arizona.edu

Medical Sub-Speciality:

Location:

Sierra Vista

Address:

Sierra Vista, AZ USA

Position Highlights:

The University of Arizona’s College of Applied Science & Technology (CAST) is seeking an Limited Term Adjunct Instructor who will teach undergraduate courses within our Applied Computing and Computer Science programs. The teaching areas of Object Oriented Programming and Design, Python programming, data structures, database systems, web and mobile app development, data analytics, algorithms, and automata are especially desirable.

As a cost-saving measure related to the impact of COVID-19, Furlough and Furlough-Based Salary Programs have been approved by the Arizona Board of Regents. All new hires subject to the programs will be notified in accordance with adopted Furlough and Furlough-Based Salary Programs guidelines and will be required to comply with all measures. To learn more about the programs and whether this position is affected, please visit hr.arizona.edu/FY-2020-2021-Furlough-Program.

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Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Adjunct instructors are required to attendmeetings and submit materials as requested throughout the term of appointment.
  • Develop/prepare course syllabi, assignments, andactivities for course delivery.
  • Prepare and deliver course lectures/workshops.
  • Critique and grade student assignments and examinations.
  • Maintain regular in-person or virtual officehours and/or be available to students by appointment.
  • Additional duties may beassigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science or a closelyrelated field.
  • Experience on onlinelearning

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Ph. D. in Computer Science or closely related field.
  • Experience with online teaching

Rank :

Instructor

Tenure Information:

Adjunct (NTE)

FLSA:

Exempt

Full Time/Part Time:

Part Time

Number of Hours Worked per Week:

12

Job FTE:

0.3

Work Calendar:

Academic

Job Category:

Finance

Benefits Eligible:

No Benefits

Rate of Pay:

DOE

Compensation Type:

Per Course

Type of criminal background check required::

Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)

Number of Vacancies:

2

Target Hire Date:

1/10/2021

Expected End Date:

5/14/2021

Contact Information for Candidates:

Li Xu
[email protected]

Open Date:

11/19/2020

Open Until Filled:

Yes

Documents Needed to Apply:

Curriculum Vitae (CV) and Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicant:

Diversity Statement:

At the University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. As an Hispanic-serving institution, we translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues, and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we provide equal employment opportunities to applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.