Assistant Professor of PracticeDepartment:
J S Raikes School of Comp Sci & Mgmt-1313Requisition Number:
F_210173Posting Open Date:
11/01/2021Application Review Date: (To ensure consideration, please submit all application materials before review date):
12/03/2021Open Until Filled:
YesDescription of Work:
The Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management in partnership with the College of Engineering, College of Business, the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln invite applications for a position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Practice, beginning August 15, 2022. This is a 9-month, full-time, non-tenure track, career-oriented position within the Raikes School. The initial appointment for this teaching-focused position is for a term of up to three years, with the opportunity for future multi-year renewals. Minimum Required Qualifications:
The new faculty member will teach a variety of data science courses for the Raikes School including probability and statistics, machine learning, and advanced methods in quantitative business. Support will be provided for new course development, as well as the faculty member’s professional development as needed. In addition, this faculty member will lead several interdisciplinary technology development teams composed of Raikes School juniors and seniors.
The Raikes School is a residential undergraduate honors program integrating the teaching of computing and management. Students take two years of Design Studio, a team-based capstone experience developing real projects for real clients. Our curriculum is integrated with the themes of design thinking, model thinking, and innovation.
As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.
- PhD in a data science related discipline e.g.,
- Computer science
- Industrial engineering
- A demonstrated commitment to professional and new course development
- Evidence of strong teaching ability
Criminal History Background Check Required:
- Multidisciplinary education
- Industry experience
- College teaching experience
- Project management experience to support the supervision of Raikes School Design Studio projects and teams
NoHow to Apply:
Click “Apply to this job” and complete the information form. Attach the following documents:
- Letter of interest with brief narrative addressing qualifications for the position.
- Curriculum vita.
- Official graduate school transcripts. Attach as “Other Document.”
- Name and contact information for three references at time of application.
In addition, three (3) letters of recommendation will be required only for short listed candidates. For questions or accommodations related to this position contact:
Professor David Keck, search committee chairJob Category (old):
145 Kauffman Building
Lincoln, NE 68588-0690
email: [email protected]
Faculty Non-Tenure LeadingJob Type:
9 Month Position funded by grant or other form of temporary funding?:
NoPlanned Hire Date: