The College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences at the University of Vermont (UVM) invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track lecturer in Computer Science for a Fall 2017 start date. We seek a highly motivated candidate with strong computer science education credentials who can teach a variety of required undergraduate courses as well as developing innovative course offerings in this rapidly changing field. Qualifications for this position include an M.S. or Ph.D. in computer science or a related field and a demonstrated commitment to educating the next generation of computer scientists.
Prior experience teaching undergraduate-level computer science is highly desirable, as is prior experience or willingness to teach in hybrid or online formats. In addition to teaching, a modest amount of service and academic advising is also expected. The appointment period is 9-months per year, but opportunities for teaching additional summer or online courses may be available for additional compensation. UVM offers generous benefits packages, including health, dental, retirement contributions, and tuition remission.
The University of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and actively encourages applications from women, veterans and people from diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural backgrounds. To that end, candidates must provide a diversity impact statement as part of the application detailing how they will further the diversity of the unit through their teaching and service at the University.
The University of Vermont, established in 1791, is a comprehensive research university with a current enrollment of 12,000+ undergraduate, graduate, and medical students. The scientific and academic environments in the Computer Science Department, the College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences, and throughout the UVM community are dynamic, highly collaborative, and multi-disciplinary.
The University is located in Burlington, Vermont, about 90 miles south of Montreal. Burlington is often rated as the best small city in America for quality of living, and features year-round outdoor recreation and cultural events. Greater Burlington has a population of approximately 150,000 and enjoys a panoramic setting on Lake Champlain, bordered by the Adirondack and Green Mountains.
The applicant must submit a cover letter that highlights expertise and teaching experience and describes how they will contribute to diversity and inclusion through their teaching and/or service, a current CV, and the names of three references, at least one of which can comment on teaching. All application materials must be submitted online at http://www.uvmjobs.com, position number 00024293. Evaluation of applications will begin Dec 15, 2016 and continue until the position is filled. Please address any questions about this position, or the application process, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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