Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Pennsylvania, United States
Competitive Salary
Sep 18, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

King's College, Wilkes-Barre, PA seeks an Assistant Professor of Computer Science, tenure-track, beginning in August 2021.  It is expected that a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science will be earned prior to the start date.  Experience teaching computer science is preferred.  The successful candidate will teach a broad range of computer science courses in addition to introductory courses to non-majors.  Normal teaching load is 12 hours per semester.  Primary interest and commitment must be to quality instruction and to formally training and mentoring young computer scientists.  Public scholarship plus active involvement in the college and department are expected.

The continued development and enhancement of computing programs is a critical part of the College's strategic plan. King's College is committed to offering a highly competitive compensation package.  To apply, send one *pdf file containing a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a teaching philosophy with maximum length of two pages, a research statement of no more than 250 words, transcripts, and three letters of professional reference to  To receive full consideration, complete applications should be received by December 15, 2020.  the position will remain open until filled.

King's College is a private, Catholic, teaching college of the liberal arts and sciences and pre-professional programs sponsored by the Congregation of Holy Cross.  The College serves over 2400 full-time and part-time graduate and undergraduate students.  A rigorous core curriculum provides the foundation for all majors.  The College is located near downtown Wilkes-Barre, on the edge of the Pocono Mountains.  King's College is committed to recruiting a diverse faculty and student body and welcomes applications from persons of traditionally under-represented groups.  EOE Visit for further information.