Computer Science | Assistant Professor Information Technology
Tenure Track Fall 2022| I01761
Computing and Cybersecurity
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania invites applications for
an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department beginning
August 2022. The Computer Science Department at Slippery Rock
University offers a BS in Computing with tracks in Information
Technology, Computer Science, and Cyber Security. Excellence in the
education of undergraduate students is the primary focus of the
position. Although teaching assignments will include core courses
and all three tracks, the primary focus is the Information
Technology track which teaches advanced web graphics, client and
server side scripting, and current web technologies. Duties include
committee work at departmental, college, and university levels,
research that may involve undergraduate students, academic
advising, scholarly activities, and other duties as assigned.
Ph.D. in Computer Science or Information Technology. Demonstrable
knowledge of web programming (client-side and server-side) and
system administration. Commitment to the education of diverse
populations. Successful performance in an on-campus interview,
including an on-campus teaching and research demonstration.
• Excellence in the education of undergraduate students in
• Ability to teach core computing courses, introductory and
advanced programming, mobile computing/IoT, client-side and
server-side web development, system configuration and
administration, advanced web technologies, and networking.
• Ability to teach intermediate and advanced Computing
• Commitment to research and scholarly activities including
publications in computer science/information technology over the
last three years. Ability to work productively with students and
• Demonstrated familiarity with instructional technology in the
teaching-learning process, and the role of faculty in student
success, recruitment, and retention.
Open Until Filled
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encourages, and promotes the talents and contributions of all.
Slippery Rock University values a community with a shared sense of
purpose, where people demonstrate mutual respect and appreciation.
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all persons regardless of age, creed, disability, ethnic heritage,
gender, gender identity, race, religion, sexual orientation, or
socioeconomic status in academic and extracurricular endeavor, in
the working environment, and in the daily life of the university
Notice of Non-Discrimination
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the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
gender expression, national origin, religion, age, disability, or
veteran status in its programs or activities in accordance with
Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with
Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of
1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other
applicable statutes and University policies.
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regarding the non-discrimination policies:
Assistant Vice President of Diversity and Equal Opportunity/Title
305 Old Main Building
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Special Instructions to Applicants
Graduate and undergraduate transcripts are required for this
position. Applicants may upload either official or unofficial
transcripts using the “Transcript” selection under Required
Official transcripts will be required prior to appointment.
Recommended candidates will be required to complete criminal
background check, including Act 34 Background Check and Act 151
(Child Abuse) Background Check and Federal Criminal ( FBI )
clearance prior to appointment. Full consideration will be given to
applications received by January 31, 2022.
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- Curriculum Vitae
- Cover Letter/Letter of Application
- Teaching Philosophy
- Unofficial Transcripts
- Unofficial Transcripts 2
- Unofficial Transcripts 3
- Research Philosophy