Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Lake Forest, Lake County / Mettawa, Lake County
Feb 26, 2014
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science invites applications for a tenure-track position in Computer Science at the assistant professor level. Beginning in the fall 2014 semester, the position requires a Ph.D. in Computer Science or evidence that all Ph.D. requirements will be completed by Fall 2014. Successful applicants will be able to teach computer science courses across our curriculum – introductory courses and upper-level electives – and will exhibit potential for a sustained research career and a willingness to foster undergraduate research. A highly selective liberal arts college located on Chicago’s North Shore, Lake Forest College enrolls approximately 1,500 students from over 47 states and 78 countries. At Lake Forest College, the quality of a faculty member’s teaching is the most important criterion for evaluation. The College also expects peer-reviewed publications and active participation in the College community. Lake Forest College embraces diversity and encourages applications from women and other members of historically underrepresented groups. Applications should include a letter of application and CV that includes documentation of teaching experience. Applicants must also arrange to have three letters of reference sent separately. All materials should be e-mailed to and may be addressed to Professor Craig Knuckles, Search Committee Chair. Review of applications will begin on 3/31/2014.