Instructor, Computer Science (One year appointment)

Location
Illinois, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted
Jun 14, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Details

Job Title Instructor, Computer Science (One year appointment) Position Title Instructor, Computer Science (One year appointment) Position Number Job Category University Faculty Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Rogers Park-Lake Shore Campus Location Code COLLEGE OF A&S - LSC (02100A) Department Name COMPUTER SCIENCE Is this split and/or fully grant funded? No Duties and Responsibilities

Loyola University Chicago ( LUC ), College of Arts and Sciences, Department of Computer Science invites applications for a Temporary, One-Year Instructor Appointment (non-renewable) for academic year 2021-2022. The successful candidate will be joining a department with 14 full-time faculty members and more than 450 students in various undergraduate and graduate programs. For more information about the department, please visit its website at https://www.luc.edu/cs/.

This search is part of a University-wide, multiyear hiring initiative designed to hire outstanding teachers who are reflective of our diverse student body. Of special interest are candidates who can further the University’s efforts to foster diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Teaching responsibilities shall include a 4-4 teaching load. Candidate is expected to teach introductory courses in the undergraduate and graduate curricula, including programming (Java, Python), Data Structures, Algorithms, Discrete Structures, and other courses based on candidate’s expertise.

Qualifications

The candidate will have a PhD in Computer Science or closely related area. Candidates for the position must clearly demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and have a record of (or clear potential for) student mentorship. The candidate should be willing to support the mission of LUC and the goals of a Jesuit Catholic Education.

Physical Demands Working Conditions Minimum Education and/or Work Experience

PhD in Computer Science or closely related area

Open Date 06/14/2021 Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants

Candidates should submit a current Curriculum Vitae, a teaching statement and a letter of interest to www.careers.luc.edu. Applicants should also arrange for three recommendations from individuals prepared to speak to their professional qualifications for this position, especially in terms of teaching and mentorship, to be submitted electronically to the above website (letter writers will receive an electronic prompt from LUC ). Candidates should forward additional materials, if any, related to teaching excellence to:

Ron Greenberg, Ph.D.,
Department of Computer Science
Loyola University Chicago
Chicago, Illinois

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty. The University seeks to increase the diversity of its professoriate, workforce and undergraduate and graduate student populations because broad diversity – including a wide range of individuals who contribute to a robust academic environment – is critical to achieving the University’s mission of excellence in education, research, educational access and services in an increasingly diverse society. Therefore, in holistically accessing the many qualifications of each applicant, we would factor favorably an individual’s record of conduct that includes experience with an array of diverse perspectives, as well as a wide variety of different educational, research or other work activities. Among other qualifications, we would also factor favorably experience overcoming or helping others overcome barriers to an academic career or degrees.
As a Jesuit Catholic institution of higher education, we seek candidates who will contribute to our strategic plan to deliver a Transformative Education in the Jesuit tradition. To learn more about LUC’s mission, candidates should consult our website at www.luc.edu/mission/. For information about the university’s focus on transformative education, they should consult our website at www.luc.edu/transformativeed.

Quick Link for Posting https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/16272 Job Number 88xxxxx Organizational Location PROVOST
Posting Details

Number of Vacancies 1 Desired Start Date 08/09/2021 Position End Date Open Until Filled Yes Applicant Documents
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  1. Cover Letter/Letter of Application
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  3. Teaching Statement
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