Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics (Computer Science) more...
Location:Saint Peter, MN
Company:Gustavus Adolphus College
First posted:July 15, 2017

Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics (Computer Science)
Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics

Position Details: Gustavus Adolphus College invites applications for a tenure-track position of Assistant Professor in the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics to begin September 1, 2018.

Minimum Required Qualifications: We seek candidates who have an earned doctorate in computer science (or a closely-related discipline), but will consider candidates who have achieved ABD status. Candidates must have experience teaching programming either in a classroom or laboratory setting. A commitment to excellent undergraduate teaching and advising is essential.

Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated excellence in teaching and the ability to teach introductory computer science courses using Python and Java are desirable. We are interested in applicants who will diversify the expertise and experience represented in the department in general, with a preference for applicants who can teach either systems- or applications-related computer science courses. Applicants should demonstrate sympathy with the aims and ideals of liberal arts education and a commitment to supporting students from diverse backgrounds. A willingness to foster and support undergraduate research is highly valued.

Major/Essential Functions: The course load for the position will be 6 course equivalents, normally three courses per semester. Primary teaching responsibilities include courses in computer science at all levels of the undergraduate curriculum, contributing to courses in general education, and advising of students. Gustavus faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.

Application and Institution Information: Electronic application is required; materials should be submitted via (please use the apply button below) . The application materials must include a letter of application; curriculum vitae; statements of teaching philosophy and research interests; transcripts (scanned copies acceptable); and three confidential letters of professional recommendation (sent directly from the reference or letter service). At least one of the references should specifically address teaching experience and excellence. The cover letter should be addressed to:

Dr. Thomas LoFaro, Supreme Chairbeing
Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics
Gustavus Adolphus College
800 W College Ave
Saint Peter, MN 56082-1498

Application information is also available at (please use the apply button below) . For more details, visit the College's website at (please use the apply button below) or contact Dr. Thomas LoFaro at (see application details) . Review of applications will begin on November 10, 2017, and continue until the position is filled.

Gustavus Adolphus College is a coeducational, private, Lutheran (ELCA), residential, national liberal arts college of 2200 students. The College maintains a longstanding commitment to excellence through diversity with a special emphasis on global engagement and service. Additionally, we strive to be a community supportive of all kinds of individuals and families. As an Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy and practice of Gustavus Adolphus College to provide equal employment opportunities for all. EOE Employer/Disabled/Vet

Posted 07/13/2017

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