Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Position Summary Information
Juniata College, a nationally ranked liberal arts college of 1300
students located in the scenic Allegheny Mountains of central
Pennsylvania, invites applications for the tenure-track position of
Assistant Professor of Computer Science beginning August 2023.
Computer science is a growing program at Juniata with lots of
student interest. We seek individuals who have a genuine interest
in teaching computer science and data science within the small
liberal arts college environment.
Teaching responsibilities will include some combination of
introductory courses, upper-level undergraduate courses, and
courses in the Master in Data Science program. Teaching may include
various topics in computer science, data acquisition,
visualization, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and big
data. The teaching load for this position will be 21 credit hours
per academic year.
Juniata College is committed to cultivating an equity-minded
and equity-engaged campus culture, one that is inclusive and
supportive of its students, faculty, and staff. We believe that all
members of the College community share the responsibility to
engage, sustain, and leverage an interconnected learning
environment in which difference is valued, equity is sought, and a
sense of belonging is explicit. Juniata’s strategic mission
promotes diversity in every expression, and amplifies the College’s
commitment to equity, diversity, inclusion and access. We aim to
evolve into a more global, equitable and ethical community, where
all Juniatians live a life of inclusive belonging needed for
becoming leaders who value and embrace human interconnectedness and
dignity. Juniata invites and welcomes applicants from diverse
backgrounds and perspectives
Preferably, candidates will have a Ph.D. (by the time of
appointment) in Computer Science, Data Science, or a closely
related field. Teaching experience or promise of excellence in
teaching is preferred. We strongly encourage applications from
candidates who can demonstrate through their teaching or
scholarship that they can contribute to the diversity and inclusive
excellence of our community.
This position reports to the Department Chair of Information
Technology and Computer Science.
Special Instructions to Applicants
The committee will begin reading applications on December 15 with
applications received by that date receiving full consideration.
Position is pending final budget approval.
To promote and sustain the health and safety of our campus
community, Juniata College has adopted a Covid-19 vaccine mandate
for all Faculty, staff and students. Exemptions to this mandate
will be considered for bona fide medical and religious reasons.
*Bivalent boosters are strongly encouraged.
Posting Detail Information
Open Until Filled
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- Cover Letter
- Curriculum Vitae
- List of 3 References
- Letter of Recommendation 1
- Letter of Recommendation 2
- Letter of Recommendation 3
- Teaching Evaluations
- Additional Document 1
- Additional Document 2
- Additional Document 3