Assistant Professor of Computing: Software Engineering Emphasis

Tennessee, United States
Competitive Salary
Oct 13, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The ETSU Department of Computing seeks a tenure-track assistant professor to teach software engineering classes to meet current demand and drive future growth. Ideal candidates will possess a passion for teaching and a willingness to advance the department’s research, service, and outreach goals. This is a nine-month position (mid-August through mid-May), with faculty teaching three courses each semester and having an active research and service agenda. Opportunities to conduct independent studies and supervise research and thesis activities are available. Faculty regularly teach Special Topics courses in areas of personal interest. Summer teaching opportunities for additional compensation are available. A terminal degree in a position-relevant discipline must be completed by August 1, 2021.

Primary areas of teaching emphasis are graduate and undergraduate courses in software engineering. Areas of interest include the following:

  • Undergraduate Software Engineering I/II
  • Software Project Management
  • Software Systems Engineering
  • Software Design
  • Software Development (programming)
  • Other topics in the field

ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Contact Dr. Tony Pittarese ( for further information.