Computer Science Lecturer

Virginia, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 23, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

for one Lecturer position beginning fall 2021. An MS or the equivalent in Computer Science and college level teaching experience is required.  The successful applicant must be prepared to teach a broad range of undergraduate courses, including beginning C++ programming courses and more advanced courses in object-oriented techniques and software engineering. Applicants must be prepared to handle the usual faculty service load.  Consideration will be given to: an applicant's history of course development for both live classrooms and distance learning environments, experience with teaching and managing large course sections and courses with formal laboratory components, or possession of a Ph.D. in Computer Science with the accompanying ability or experience to teach graduate courses in Computer Science. Experience in undergraduate student advising and recruiting is preferred.


The Department of Computer Science currently has 19 tenured and tenure-track faculty, 9 teaching faculty, and several adjunct faculty.

Located in Norfolk, Virginia, Old Dominion University ( is a state-supported Carnegie Doctoral/Research Extensive institution with approximately 25,000 students and over 830 full-time faculty.  Norfolk is a culturally-rich, historic city and a major international maritime center in Hampton Roads, a seven-city metropolitan area of over 1.5 million people.

ODU and the College of Sciences are committed to inclusive excellence, recognizing that diversity enhances and enriches our educational mission, employment experience, and community engagement. We seek candidates whose research, teaching, and/or service experiences have prepared them to fulfill our commitment to inclusion. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.


Interested candidates should visit  to submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of research activities and future research plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, unofficial graduate transcripts, and contact information for four references to Dr. Steve Zeil, Computer Science Faculty Search Committee Chair. The review of applications will begin January 15, 2021 and continue until position is filled.


Old Dominion University is an equal opportunity, affirmative action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.