Adjunct Faculty - Computer Science

Odessa, TX
Mar 26, 2021
Position Type
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Title:

Adjunct Faculty - Computer Science


Dept of Math & Comp Science



Job Description:

The University of Texas Permian Basin invites applications for adjunct faculty members in Computer Science.

The appointment will begin for the Fall 2020 semester.

The department offers an MS in Computer Science, a BS in Computer Science, and a BS in Information Systems.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

• Teach one or two introductory undergraduate level computer science course(s) in fall and spring
• Grade student work/exams and keep students apprised of their progress in each course
• Hold office hours/meet with students by appointment, as requested and needed; respond to student inquiries by e-mail
• Other duties, as assigned by the Chair

Questions may be directed to Dr. Ilhyun Lee, Chair of Computer Science, Computer Science Department, at [email protected]

This position is subject to the provisions of the Texas Education Code 51.215, which authorizes the employer to obtain criminal history information.

About The University of Texas Permian Basin:

Located in the West Texas metropolitan area of Odessa-Midland, UT Permian Basin is an affiliate of The University of Texas System and a designated Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) enrolling more than 5,200 students. The University offers 35 undergraduate and 18 graduate majors. The University also offers competitive compensation and opportunities for Adjunct faculty to develop and teach undergraduate courses. We invite you to learn more at

The University of Texas Permian Basin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Women and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

EOE, including disability/vets

UTPB participates in e-Verify

Required Qualifications:

• Master’s Degree in Computer Science or closely related field
• Ability to teach effectively in introductory undergraduate level computer science courses
• Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively with students with a wide range of skill levels
• Ability to use technology in teaching
• Ability to use collaborative learning techniques and student centered methods of instruction
• Ability to work in a multiethnic/multicultural environment
• Ability to work a flexible schedule that includes evening assignments – daytime availability a plus (in some cases, may be required)

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Special Instructions to Applicants:

A completed application must include: (1) a cover letter of application (2) a current vita; (3) copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts; (4) names and current contact information of three references.

All applicants must submit a UTPB electronic application in order to be considered.

Please include all required documents with your submission.

Unofficial transcripts of all college work are acceptable for purposes of the application. Official transcripts are required upon hire.

Position posting date: April 07, 2020