Computer Science/Information Technology Instructor, Full-time, Tenure-line

New York, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Jul 12, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Computer Science/Information Technology Instructor, Full-time, Tenure-line
Jamestown Campus

Jamestown Community College, a SUNY institution, is a comprehensive community college with degree granting campuses in Jamestown and Olean, New York. JCC is an innovative, open access institution that meets regional education needs by providing transfer degree programs, career programs, community service, developmental education, and training programs for business and industry. Guided by principles that emphasize student success and continuous improvement, JCC welcomes applications from qualified, enthusiastic candidates.

In particular, the college seeks individuals with leadership potential and a vision for the future. As the role of faculty continues to evolve, responsibilities and expectations transform appropriately. Faculty responsibilities include but are not limited to curriculum development, assessment activities, appropriate use of technology to enhance student learning, participation on committees, academic advisement of students, mentoring and collaboration with colleagues, as well as the development and implementation of activities that support student engagement. Faculty members are also expected to have flexible schedules to adjust to the needs of the student population, and to be open to exploring alternative teaching modalities. High-energy candidates with experience and interest in developing and leading innovative recruitment and retention efforts designed to increase enrollment will be given the highest consideration.

Position Description
Full-time, tenure-line faculty position based on the Jamestown Campus. The successful candidate will have background in a multitude of computer-related areas, such as mobile app development, web development, cybersecurity, data management, etc. as well as possess experience with a variety of computer-related tools, platforms, and/or programming languages. In addition to teaching in-person classes, the ability to successfully deliver the curriculum in various distance learning modalitiesis expected.

Individuals with a vision for the future of computer science/technology and potential for leadership will be given the highest priority. Position available beginning mid-August 2021 with the possibility of a January 2022 start.

Bachelor’s degree (or higher) in a computer-related discipline.

Preferred: Master’s degree or higher (will be required for tenure) in a computer-related discipline; Teaching experience, especially at the community college level; Experience/certification in specialized areas of computer science/technology (e.g. mobile application development, web development, cybersecurity, computer forensics, data management, artificial intelligence); Demonstrated leadership ability.

Additional Information:

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience, plus excellent benefits package.

Final candidates are subject to a pre-employment criminal background investigation.

Please note that Jamestown Community College does not sponsor H-1B Visas.

To apply, submit a cover letter, resume, transcripts, and a list of three professional references to:

JCC maintains a continued commitment to equal employment opportunity and expects and requires the full cooperation of all faculty, staff and employees.