Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science

first_img1. Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field. ABD in the finalstages of completion in a Computer Science or a related field willbe considered.2. Knowledge and ability to teach a wide range of graduate computerscience courses. Position End Date (if temporary)08/15/2022 Review of candidates will commence immediately and continue untilposition is filled. Priority attention given to the candidates whoapply by May 7, 2021. Position’s Functional TitleVisiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science Position Start Date08/16/2021 Quicklink for Postinghttps://employment.govst.edu/postings/5922 Position Summary Department Minimum Qualifications Governors State University seeks nominations and applications fortwo full-time, non-tenure track positions at the rank of VisitingProfessor in the area of Computer Science in the Division ofScience, Mathematics and Technology; College of Arts and Sciences.The position is available for the 2021-2022 Academic year andsuccessful candidates may be extended for the 2022-2023 academicyear. The preferred candidates should demonstrate strong potentialto teach primarily graduate Computer Science courses, includingComputer Programming- Java ( CPSC 6548), Internet Programming (CPSC 8720), Advanced Operating Systems ( CPSC 8735), FormalLanguages and Automata ( CPSC 8810), Planning and Management ofSoftware Projects ( CPSC 8820), and Advanced Database Concepts (CPSC 8845). We seek candidates with outstanding teaching skills,and experience teaching and advising non-traditional or diversestudent populations. Successful applicants will have an earnedPh.D. in Computer Science or a related field; candidates in ABDstatus will be considered.Governors State University ( GSU ) was founded in 1969, originallyas an upper-division institution with a primary focus of servingcommunity college graduates pursuing baccalaureate degrees. Duringthe five intervening decades, GSU has grown to become the onlyregional, public, comprehensive university in Chicago’s southsuburban area, serving approximately 6,000 students annually in 85different bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and certificate programs.GSU features a highly diverse faculty and staff of roughly 1,000employees that reflect the students and community we serve. GSUprovides accessible, high value undergraduate and graduateeducation to culturally and economically diverse students fromacross the region and around the world. From its mission statement,Governors State University is committed to offering an exceptionaland accessible education that prepares students with the knowledge,skills, and confidence to succeed in a global society.Students benefit from the university’s high academic quality, rangeof convenient class times, increasing hybrid and online offerings,and outstanding educational value.The exceptionally beautiful campus is conveniently located withineasy reach by road and rail to Chicago and surrounding communitiesthat have a wealth of cultural and natural attractions. The highlydiverse region GSU serves has a number of high performing schoolsand engaged communities as well as struggling urban, suburban, andrural communities. GSU seeks to serve as a public square, workingto foster educational opportunities for all populations.It is the policy of Governors State University, in its role aseducator, employer, and purchaser of goods and services, to provideequal opportunity and affirmative action. Discrimination based onrace, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, disability,sexual orientation, gender identity, or veteran status is strictlyprohibited.Salary and benefits package are commensurate with education andexperience. Special Instructions to Applicants 1. Teaching and/or professional experience in multiple areasrelated to Computer Science.2. Interest in and ability to teach online (web-based)courses. Employee ID Type of SearchExternal Closing Date Classification TitleVisiting Assistant Professor Preferred Qualifications Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Required DocumentsRequired DocumentsCover LetterTranscriptsCurriculum VitaeList of ReferencesTeaching PhilosophyOptional DocumentsLetter of RecommendationCertification/Professional LicenseOtherOther2Other3Other4Other5 Posting NumberFA0394P Open Until FilledYes Position Details Posting Date04/25/2021 Position TypeVisiting Professorlast_img


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