Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Arizona, United States
Salary Not Specified
Jan 08, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description

The Department of Computer, Electrical, and Software Engineering at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Prescott, AZ invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position as an Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science and Software Engineering. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Prescott, Arizona campus is respected worldwide for cutting-edge instruction and training for tomorrow’s aviation, aerospace, security and intelligence leaders. Prescott is a mile-high city and its climate reflects seasonable weather excellent for flying. Daytime averages are 80°F in the summer and 45°F in the winter. At 5,000 ft. above sea level, it boasts a mild climate, clean air, pristine wilderness areas, and nearby national forests. The university is a small, private, residential university in the mountains of Arizona with approximately 3,500 students. Staff/faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central theme of our campus. It is located 100 miles north of Phoenix and 120 miles south of the Grand Canyon.


Interest and ability to teach undergraduate computer science and software engineering courses and laboratories is essential; experience with aviation/aerospace applications and Agile development is highly desirable. Professional and scholarly activities are expected, but quality teaching is the primary responsibility. Additional responsibilities of the position include recruitment of students, advising and mentoring undergraduate students, course and program assessment and development, supervising senior design projects, and university/community service. Excellent interpersonal skills, written and oral communications skills, and a strong command of the English language are required. Embry-Riddle is a small, private, residential university in the mountains of Arizona where faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central theme of the campus. The Computer, Electrical, and Software Engineering Department is a part of the College of Engineering that also includes the Aerospace Engineering Department and Mechanical Engineering Department. A Cyber Intelligence and Security degree program in the College of Security and Intelligence includes an isolated cyber and computer forensics lab that offers collaborative project opportunities. There are many other opportunities for inter-departmental teaching and research. Our fully accredited undergraduate engineering programs place students in aerospace companies and major university graduate schools across the nation.

ERAU benefits include :

  • Relocation support provided

  • Retirement Plan - ERAU offers immediate vesting and provides a 6% gift and will match up to 3.5% of employee contributions

  • Two BC/BS health plans – PPO and high deductible plan with a health savings account

  • Tuition waivers for employees, spouses, and dependent children will cover one undergraduate and graduate degree per person

  • Use of various campus services: fitness center, library, mail room and enjoy observation flights


Doctorate Degree

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