University of Massachusetts Boston, Computer Science

Position ID:University of Massachusetts Boston-Computer Science-VAP [#22100, 514218]
Position Title: Visiting Assistant Professor - Computer Science
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Computer Science / All areas
Appl Deadline:2022/08/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/07/15)
Position Description:    

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Massachusetts Boston invites applications for two Visiting Assistant Professorships, starting on September 1, 2022. These are one-year, fulltime, benefited, non-tenure track positions that carry a reduced teaching load of 2-1 to allow the candidate to also conduct research and engage in service responsibilities. Contingent on the availability of funds and satisfactory performance, an extension for one additional year may be possible. The research area of interest is open to all fields in Computer Science. Research facilities and support of graduate students through teaching assistantships will be provided. Candidates should have received a PhD by the time the position starts, and should show outstanding promise of research ability as well as a capacity for effective teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates with the expertise to teach courses on databases and operating systems are particularly encouraged to apply. For more information visit https://www.cs.umb.edu/

Application instructions:

Applications must be submitted online; please upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief statements about research and teaching experience and plans, a brief statement about diversity, and the names and contact information of at least three references, at least one of which should address the candidate’s teaching abilities. For full consideration, applications must be received by July 10, 2022.

Located on the Boston harbor, the University of Massachusetts Boston offers undergraduate and graduate programs in almost 90 fields of study. It serves a diverse population of more than 16,000 students and is nationally recognized as a model of excellence for urban universities. For more information about the university, see www.umb.edu.

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UMass Boston requires all employees to be vaccinated and to confirm proof of their vaccination status. Exemptions from the vaccine requirement will be permitted only for qualifying religious or medical reasons. Regardless of vaccination status, you must wear a face covering in public indoor spaces on campus.


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