The Department of Computer Science and Engineering invites applications for one special instructor position to begin August 15, 2020. We are primarily seeking a candidate who will be teaching undergraduate courses in Computer Science and Information Technology. The position also requires engagement in outreach programs and institutional and public service. Candidates must have excellent communication skills, ability to teach introductory computer science and information technology courses including programming courses, willingness to learn new teaching techniques and technologies. College teaching experience in computer science or information technology is preferred. Candidates should have an appreciation of and commitment to the value of diversity and working with a diverse faculty and student body.
Applicants must have completed a PhD in Computer Science, Information Technology or closely related fields by the beginning date of employment.
Special Instructions to Applicants::
Review of applications will begin on January 21, 2020 and continue until this position is filled. Expected start date is August 15, 2020. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, a statement of teaching, curriculum vitae, a statement of diversity, and three references. The diversity statement will describe their interest or efforts in furthering diversity and inclusion e.g. through mentoring, pedagogy, activism, faculty recruitment/retention or research on issues related to diversity and social inequality. The teaching statement should include a list of undergraduate and graduate courses that the applicant will be willing to teach as well as outlines of two courses that the applicant would like to introduce. The candidate should upload their application at http://jobs.oakland.edu/postings/17857.
Internal Number: 17857
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