As soon as filled
Dordt University is currently seeking an adjunct faculty member to
teach Advanced Topics in System-Level Programming (CMSC 340) in the
Computer Science program. Course dates run from January 13 - May
13. Our institution uses the Canvas learning management system, and
resources are available to help with planning.
The course will study the relationship between the instruction set
architecture of a computer and the software running on it, as
mediated through the operating system. Topics include
assembly-language programming, processor modes, memory management
and virtual storage, multiprocessing, multithreading, deadlock, and
the role operating systems play in security.
Candidates should have excellent communication skills, mature
interpersonal skills and ability to work independently. A master's
degree or at least 5 years of related experience is preferred for
this position. A bachelor's degree and substantial experience
working or teaching around this topic is required.
Qualified candidates are committed to a Reformed Christian
perspective and have the ability to articulate that perspective
well in the context of this field. Review of applications will
begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Dordt University endeavors to diversify its staff within the
framework of its mission. The commitment of the university to
nondiscrimination on the basis of age, color, disability, gender,
national or ethnic origin, or race is consistent with federal and
state requirements for nondiscrimination in employment.