Xavier University is part of the 500-year-old Jesuit Catholic
tradition of academic excellence in the liberal arts and is
strongly committed to enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity.
These values are central to our mission
strive for a climate of respect and inclusiveness that welcomes and
supports members from diverse backgrounds and life experiences, is
committed unreservedly to open and free inquiry, and deliberately
seeks out multiple perspectives.
The Department of Computer Science invites applications for two
tenure-track positions, one at the assistant professor level and
the other at open rank, starting Fall 2024. Applicants should have
a Ph.D. in Computer Science or Computer Science Education; the
degree should be completed by August 2024.
Candidates should have an interest in helping grow a diverse and
inclusive student community while teaching a variety of
undergraduate courses, including their own specialty. Along with a
B.A. and B.S. in computer science, Xavier’s computer science
faculty are integral to the university’s programs in cybersecurity
and data science.
Xavier is committed to a diverse and inclusive environment; we
welcome a broad spectrum of candidates, and particularly invite
applications from individuals who are under-represented in the
field and who reflect the diversity of our students. The successful
candidate will be able to engage diverse groups of students in
Candidates must be committed to outstanding teaching in a liberal
arts tradition of active learning, the development of a sustainable
scholarly research program, and service consistent with Xavier’s
Mission Statement. We are particularly interested in candidates
whose activities encourage student participation in scholarly
Xavier University is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to
enhancing equity, inclusion, and diversity. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without
discrimination on the basis of race, skin color, ethnicity,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, or
Xavier University was recently recognized by the NSA as a Center of
Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense in conjunction with our
validated concentration in cybersecurity. Furthermore, we seek
colleagues interested in helping us embed community-engaged and
socially relevant pedagogy throughout our Computer Science
curriculum. Xavier University is one of only 361 colleges and
universities to receive the 2015 Community Engagement
Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of
Teaching. Xavier’s urban location in Cincinnati allows faculty to
work with community partners to develop engaged learning and
internship opportunities. Xavier is a member of the Association of
Jesuit Colleges and Universities as well as the Big East.
A complete application includes a cover letter; a curriculum vitae;
a statement on teaching; a statement of research achievements and
aspirations; graduate transcripts; and three letters of
recommendation. These items should be submitted online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/26015
. To ensure full consideration, all materials must be received
before review of applications begins on October 23, 2023
For more information about our department, please visit http://www.xavier.edu/cs
about the position may be directed to Dr. Elizabeth Johnson, Chair,
Department of Computer Science, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Xavier University offers a wide array of complementary and
affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational,
health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility
varies by position and employment class.
- Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental,
vision, and prescription coverage.
- Tax advantaged accounts including health savings account,
flexible spending accounts, and dependent care account.
- Financial security via life and long-term disability insurance,
accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
- Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick
leave, and holidays.
- Tuition remission for employees and their eligible