University of Pittsburgh Assistant Professor in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Job Type Faculty

Position Title Assistant Professor

Department Name 41285-Johnstown Engr-Computer Science

Position Number 0002549

Position Details

Computer Science: The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown invites applications for a tenure-stream position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Computer Science available beginning in the Fall of 2018. This position requires broad knowledge in the area of computer science. Responsibilities include teaching core courses in basic computer topics; teaching beginning, intermediate, and advanced programming in a variety of programming languages; and teaching upper level courses in his/her area of expertise. The position also requires teaching service courses in basic computer science to students outside of the computer science major. The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an undergraduate teaching college and the primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be to teach the equivalent of four courses (lecture and laboratory) per term. Additional responsibilities include: professional development (research) as a faculty member, course and laboratory development, academic advising, supervision of student projects, and university service. A Ph.D. degree in computer science is required, as well as excellent communication skills. Previous teaching experience is a plus. The University is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their leadership, research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Interested parties should provide a complete application package as outlined below.

Application Package In order to be considered, an application package must include: 1. Letter of Application including a statement of interest in the position 2. Statements about teaching and research interests 3. Complete resume’ or curriculum vitae 4. Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (for initial screening) 5. List of three references that include: current address, telephone number, FAX and E-mail address. Incomplete packages cannot be evaluated.

Application Process

Send a complete application package to: Ms. B. Newfield CS Position 2549 205 Engineering and Science Building University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown Johnstown, PA 15904 Electronic submissions should be sent to Ms. Newfield at brn10@pitt.edu.

For information contact the chair of the search committee: Sandro Marchegiani, Computer Science Department Chair, marchegi@pitt.edu.

Review of applications will begin January 15, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled.

The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is an undergraduate college of the University of Pittsburgh enrolling 3000 undergraduates in over 40 majors. Johnstown is located approximately 80 miles east of Pittsburgh. The campus is situated on a picturesque 650 acres in the Laurel Highland Region of Western Pennsylvania.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 12/07/2017

Open Until Filled No

Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date) 02/07/2018

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