Adjunct Instructor - Computer Science (Spring 2022)

Employer
Maryville University
Location
Missouri, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted date
Sep 17, 2021

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Humanities, Other Humanities, Science, Technology & Mathematics, Computer Sciences & Technology, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Criminal Justice & Criminology, Political Science & International Relations, Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology
Employment Type
Full Time


Posting Details





Job Summary/Basic Function



In keeping with our mission and vision statement, Maryville actively seeks adjunct faculty members who are experts in fields and have a passion for teaching. Adjunct faculty are an integral part of the University’s learning community and courses online and/or on campus.

The College of Arts and Sciences is accepting applications for an academically qualified adjunct faculty member to teach different Computer Science courses including:

• COSC 130 - Introduction to Programming
• COSC 140 - Introduction to Blockchain
• COSC 150 - Introduction to Java Programming
• COSC 151 - Computer Science I
• COSC 220 - Database Design
• COSC 231 - Project Management
• COSC 290 - Blockchain Networks
• COSC 305 - Blockchain Cryptocurrencies
• COSC 315 - Ethics and Legal Aspects of Blockchain
• COSC 350 - Data Structures and Algorithms
• COSC 360 - Operating Systems
• COSC 375 - Applications of Blockchain Technology

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:
• Teach assigned course as specified in the schedule and course contract.
• Participate in welcome orientation to become familiar with the University’s mission, academic policies and procedures,
• expectations, and Canvas (Learning Management System).
• Clearly communicate course objectives and learning outcomes, teaching methodology, and assignments and deadlines.
• Employ a variety of teaching styles in order to effectively deliver course content demonstrating both academic and real-world applications of concepts covered.
• Encourage active learning through discussion topics, class assignments, group projects, etc.
• Provide feedback and grade assignments in a timely and thorough manner (within 24-36 hrs.).
• Establish digital office hours to provide additional assistance with student questions/concerns.
• Report early alerts for students who are not actively engaging in the course.
• Additional duties as assigned.



Minimum Qualifications



• Master's degree in Computer Science or related field from a regionally accredited institution.
• Student-centered approach and passion for teaching and mentoring a diverse student population.



Preferred Qualifications



• PhD in Computer Science or related field from a regionally accredited institution.
• Experience in online teaching.



Physical Demands



Open Until Filled



Yes



Special Instructions to Applicants



An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.

Applicants requiring University sponsorship to obtain employment authorization will not be considered for this position.

Maryville University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity and prohibits discrimination on the basis of age, disability, gender, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race/color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other status protected by law. This extends to all aspects of the employment relationship, including recruiting, hiring, training, on-the-job treatment, promotion, layoff, and termination.



Advertised: September 17, 2021
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