Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto

Position ID:UofT-Department of Computer Science-UTMCLTA [#9004]
Position Title: Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, (CLTA), Computer Science
Position Location:Toronto, Ontario M5S 3G4, Canada [map]
Subject Area: Computer Science
Appl Deadline: finished (posted 2017/03/16, finished 2017/07/05, listed until 2017/09/01)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University of Toronto Mississauga seeks an enthusiastic and innovative candidate for a two-year Contractually-Limited Term Appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, in the field of Computer Science, beginning September 1, 2017.

We seek candidates who have a record of excellent teaching, experience and demonstrated commitment to excellent pedagogical practices, and strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, as evidenced by a strong statement of teaching philosophy, teaching evaluations and strong letters of reference from referees of high standing.

Candidates must have a graduate degree in Computer Science by the time of appointment; have a record of teaching excellence that includes creating an enjoyable and educational experience for students; and have taught a variety of undergraduate Computer Science courses, particularly systems courses. Teaching experience in theory courses is an asset. Preference is given to candidates who have developed curriculum for new and existing courses; have experience engaging with students both in and out of a course setting, one on one and in a class setting, for example, running seminars, contests, workshops, engaging with student run initiatives; have experience contributing to departmental administration, for example, managing TAs; and have experience supervising undergraduate or graduate research projects.

Applications must include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of career goals and teaching philosophy, and evidence of teaching excellence (such as course evaluations or selected course materials). Applicants must arrange to have at least three letters of recommendation (on letterhead and signed), of which at least two must address the candidate's teaching, sent directly by the writers. All application materials must be submitted online through AcademicJobsOnline at

Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2017.

For more information about the Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences please visit our home page:

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons / persons of colour, women, Indigenous / Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

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

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