Assistant Professor of Computer Science

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Briar Cliff University of Iowa, an institution committed to higher education within a liberal arts and Catholic perspective, invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track, assistant professor in Computer Science to start in the fall of 2021. A Master’s degree in Computer Science is required. The duties include a 24-credit teaching load in addition to advising Computer Science majors. Teaching assignments will vary and include both General Education courses as well as major-specific courses. Experience in data analytics is a plus. Willingness to innovatively advance the current Computer Science curriculum is expected and experience teaching online courses is desired. Successful candidates will also demonstrate a commitment to high-quality education in a Catholic and Franciscan University.

Perched on a scenic hilltop in Sioux City, Iowa, Briar Cliff University is a liberal arts institution offering baccalaureate to doctoral degree programs and is home to more than 1100 students. Since 1930, the University has educated students in the Franciscan tradition of service, caring, and openness to all. Grounded in faith and pursuit of higher learning, the liberal arts education from Briar Cliff shapes more than just students’ résumés – it shapes their character.

We invite applications for this position. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Candidates should provide a curriculum vitae, a cover letter, graduate transcripts, a teaching statement, and the names and contact information for three references who will not be contacted without consent. These materials should be sent electronically to Tonia Abell in Human resources ([email protected]). Further information about these positions may be found at EOE/AA

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Posted: 1/21/2021
Application Due: 5/5/2021
Work Type: Full Time