Duke University, Computer Science

Position ID:Duke-CS-LEC22 [#21884, 1521]
Position Title: Lecturer in Computer Science
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Computer Science / Computer Science Education
Appl Deadline:2022/10/01 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/06/06, listed until 2022/11/13)
Position Description:    

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The Department of Computer Science at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, invites applications for a Lecturer position to begin Spring 2023.

The successful candidate will be expected to teach courses that fulfill requirements in our computer science major, computer science minor, and related degree programs. Courses taught can include those throughout the undergraduate computer science and data science programs depending on departmental needs and candidate interest. The successful candidate will be expected to assist in training undergraduate and graduate teaching assistants, promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in our curriculum, and supervising independent and team projects. Working with the Center for Computational Thinking at Duke, the successful candidate will also help design and deliver curricular as well as co-curricular content aimed at teaching computational thinking broadly as part of the liberal arts education experience at Duke.

Candidates are expected to have at least a Master’s degree and prior teaching experience. Applicants should submit the following materials electronically through AcademicJobsOnline (https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/YYYYY), and solicit letters of reference:

● Cover letter

● Curriculum vitae

● Teaching statement: 1-2 pages describing (a) your teaching philosophy; (b) your experience with teaching and mentoring; and (c) your scholarly interests and the ways in which you engage or contribute to the evolution of your discipline and its pedagogy

● Diversity statement: 1-2 pages describing (a) your experience in advancing diversity in teaching, scholarship and/or service; (b) your understanding of the importance of diversity and inclusion to the mission of Duke University

● Three letters of reference

For full consideration, applications and references should be received by October 1, 2022.

Duke is committed to further enhancing the diversity of its faculty and students. We seek faculty members who are also committed to building a diverse and inclusive community. We strongly encourage applications from women and underrepresented minorities in computing. Please see www.cs.duke.edu and www.faculty.duke.edu for information about the Department and advantages that Duke offers to faculty.

Durham, Chapel Hill, and the Research Triangle of North Carolina are frequently ranked among the best places in the country to live and work. Duke and the many other universities in the area offer a wealth of education and employment opportunities for spouses, partners, and families.

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas-an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.


Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
http://www.cs.duke.edu
email
919-660-6548
 
Duke University
Department of Computer Science
Box 90129
Durham, NC 27708