Appointment: Two-year visiting assistant professor in Computer Science to begin Fall 2018.
Responsibilities: Teaching responsibilities will include courses throughout the undergraduate computer science curriculum. Standard teaching load is three units per semester, composed of lectures and labs.
Qualifications: Ph.D. (ABD considered) in computer science or a closely related field, and a commitment to undergraduate teaching and liberal arts education. Specialization is open, with possible preference given to candidates who can teach software engineering
Compensation and Benefits:
Rank: Visiting Assistant Professor
Salary is commensurate with education, experience, and teaching load.
Puget Sound offers a generous benefits package. For more information, visit: http://www.pugetsound.edu/about/offices--services/human-resources/overview-of-university-benefit/.
About Puget Sound: The University of Puget Sound is located in Tacoma, Washington, a vibrant, diverse mid-sized urban port city. Within, and near, Tacoma there is ready access to urban, rural, and natural areas as well as opportunities to participate in a wide variety of cultural activities.
About Computer Science at Puget Sound: The department supports a student ACM chapter, and its chapter of Upsilon Pi Epsilon, the computing honor society, is one of just four in the state. The department is also a member of the National Center for Women and Information Technology's Academic Alliance and is working to build an ACM-W chapter.
Application Deadline: Search and selection procedures will be closed when a sufficient number of qualified candidates have been identified. Interested individuals are encouraged to submit application materials no later than February 15, 2018 to ensure full consideration.
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Required Documents: Applications submitted without the documents listed below will not be considered:
Note: In the online application system, please submit curriculum vitae when prompted to submit resume. Additional documents can be attached within the application.
All offers of employment are contingent on successful completion of a background inquiry.
The University of Puget Sound is an equal opportunity employer.