Instructor of Computer Science

New Mexico Highlands University
New Mexico, United States
Salary Not Specified
Closing date
Sep 25, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Education, Curriculum & Instruction, Instructional Technology & Design, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Other Science & Technology
Employment Type
Full Time

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Posting Details

Job Title Instructor of Computer Science Rank Instructor Classification Title Term Position Summary
The incumbent in this position will have responsibilities in the areas of teaching. Courses to be taught will be primarily in the areas of object-oriented programming data structures, and algorithm development. Duties and Responsibilities
Faculty contractual duties include, but are not limited to: • Teach a full load equivalent to four-five courses (up to 15 credit hours) per semester or eight-ten courses (up to 30 credit hours) per academic year; • May be assigned to teach evening and/or Saturday classes, courses via ITV, and/or develop and teach online/asynchronous courses; • Develop and maintain collaborative and professional partnerships/relationships with local schools and provide service at the university, state, local and national levels; • Hold office hours as required; • Advise undergraduate students; • Maintain regular attendance; • Assist with curriculum revisions and other academic activities; • Perform other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications
• Education: PhD and/or ABD in Computer Science or a closely related field or equivalent credentials. • Experience: University experience in teaching computer science courses as an instructor or assistant. Preferred Qualifications
• Expertise in several of the following areas: object-oriented programming, data structures, and algorithm development. • University experience in teaching undergraduate courses. • Previous success in working with diverse student populations. • Interest and/or experience implementing curricula and/or pedagogy in discipline. • Experience interacting with multicultural communities. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
• Skill and expertise in delivering computer science content and coursework to diverse students. • Ability in the use of classroom technologies and/or strategies to enhance pedagogy. • Ability to work effectively with colleagues, administrators and or culturally diverse student body. • Ability to demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills. • Ability to supervise undergraduate and graduate student projects. • Demonstrated skill and ability in writing software programs. Work Location Las Vegas, NM Campus
Posting Number F229P Posting Open Date 06/29/2021 Posting Close Date Open Until Filled Special Instructions to Applicants
A complete application must include 1) A letter of Application, 2) Curriculum Vitae, 3) Official copies of advanced degree transcripts. Online application must include names, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three (3) professional references. References will be contacted in conjunction with an on-campus or zoom interview and official transcripts should be requested upon acceptance of the on-campus interview. For disabled access or services, call (505) 454-3242 or TDD (505) 454-3003. New Mexico Highlands University is an EEO Employer. Quick Link Supplemental Questions

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