Lecturer, Computer Science

Washington, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
May 05, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Computer Science Department at Seattle University invites applications for a full-time, one-year, non-tenure-track Lecturer position beginning in September 2021. Applicants with expertise in any area of Computer Science will be considered.

Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to effective teaching and mentoring. Responsibilities will include teaching in our computer science undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs, and directing student projects.  Successful candidates should demonstrate a genuine desire to contribute to the mission of Seattle University.

The Computer Science Department offers undergraduate and master’s degrees in Computer Science (with specializations in software engineering and data science), and a graduate certificate in Computer Science Fundamentals. The department has strong relationships with many local companies, including the leading technology companies headquartered nearby.   For more information visit http://www.seattleu.edu/computerscience

Minimum Qualifications: M.S. in computer science or closely related discipline, and teaching experience with evidence of teaching effectiveness.

Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in computer science or closely related discipline, teaching experience with evidence of teaching effectiveness, capability to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, and experience in teaching in a variety of modalities.

Founded in 1891, Seattle University is a Jesuit Catholic university located on a beautiful campus of more than 50 acres in the dynamic heart of Seattle. Our diverse and driven population is made up of more than 7,200 students enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within eight schools and colleges. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.

In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals who will further enrich the diversity of our educational community.

Submit applications through https://www.seattleu.edu/careers including a cover letter summarizing qualifications and potential contributions to Seattle University; curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and name and contact information for three references.    Application review will begin June 5, 2021 with the search remaining open until the positions are filled.  Inquiries may be directed to Prof. Eric Larson, elarson@seattleu.edu.