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Instructor or Professorial Lecturer

American University, Computer Science Department

Job Title: Instructor or Professorial Lecturer
Job Location: Washington , DC
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Sciences and technology: other
Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems
Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Date Posted: 2019-06-13
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Instructor or Professorial Lecturer
American University

The Computer Science Department offers both a BS and a MS in computer science. The undergraduate major has been experiencing rapid growth. As of Spring 2019, the department had 108 students registered as majors and 28 as minors. Learn more about the department at https://www.american.edu/cas/cs/.

American University is a private institution within easy reach of the many centers of government, business, research, and the arts located within the nation’s capital. For more information about American University, visit www.american.edu.

American University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution that operates in compliance with applicable laws and regulations. The university does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, personal appearance, gender identity and expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, source of income, veteran status, an individual’s genetic information or any other bases under federal or local laws (collectively “Protected Bases”) in its programs and activities. American University is a tobacco and smoke free campus.

Job Requirements

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or related field. Highly qualified applicants with a masterís degree in Computer Science or related field will be considered. The ideal candidate will be an inspiring teacher with demonstrated excellence in entry-level Computer Science courses. The successful candidate will be expected to teach five sections (2 fall semester, 3 spring semester) of our Introduction to Computer Science course (a python-based course that serves as an introduction to the computer science major) or alternatively, four sections (2 fall semester, 2 spring semester) of the introductory course and another course of his or her interest available in the department. The teaching assignment also includes coordinating activities related to this introductory course including coordinating the material taught across sections by different instructors and managing teaching assistants. All faculty are expected to hold office hours and participate in School and University activities and service.

Information and Application Process Instructions

Submitting an Application

Salary is competitive. Review of applications will begin on June 17, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Please submit applications via http://apply.interfolio.com/63765. Include a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, three letters of recommendation, and teaching evaluations and/or other material documenting teaching excellence, especially in the context of introductory computer science courses. Please contact Nathalie Japkowicz, at cs@american.edu if you have any questions.

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E-Mail: cs@american.edu

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