Temple University, Computer and Information Sciences

Position ID:Temple-CIS-NTTONLINE [#13896]
Position Title: Non-tenure Track Faculty Position
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, United States [map]
Subject Area: Computational Science and Engineering
Appl Deadline:2019/07/15 (accepting applications posted 2019/06/14, listed until 2019/11/12)
Position Description:    

The Department of Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) at Temple University invites applications for a full-time, non-tenure-track faculty position. We are interested in an individual that will further advance the educational mission of the department by enhancing the quality, depth, and breadth of the online curriculum in computer and information sciences. Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to the promotion of student engagement and implementing evidence-based instructional strategies that are effective in online instruction. Primary responsibilities include developing and teaching courses related to online communication in computer science and information technology and providing informal workshops and seminars to faculty and graduate students on developing and teaching online courses. We seek individuals with experience in online instruction technologies and approaches, and in participating in online degree programs. Preferred candidates will have a PhD in a field relevant to online teaching and learning, including communication, education, or computer and information sciences.

Recently celebrating its 50th year anniversary, CIS is one of the oldest computer science departments in the country and is experiencing tremendous growth in its research and academic programs. The department has a growing and vibrant student population, with more than 1,100 undergraduate majors and over 100 graduate students enrolled in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degree programs. In addition to our flagship degrees in Computer Science and Information Science and Technology, we also offers several innovative programs that allow students to specialize in areas of computing, including degrees and certificates in Data Science, an interdisciplinary degree in Computer Science and Physics, and a certificate in Computer Security and Digital Forensics.

Temple University is a Carnegie R1 (highest research activity) institution that serves more than 39,000 students and is placed as No. 53 among public universities by the U.S. News ranking. It is the 26th largest university and 6th largest provider of graduate school education in the United States. Located in the heart of Philadelphia (the 5th largest city in U.S. known for its arts, culture and history, and affordable living), Temple University is in close proximity to many outstanding academic institutions, research centers, and industry partners in information technology, healthcare, biotechnology, and finance.

This position is a 12-month academic appointment. Temple University offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits. Applications should be submitted electronically at academic jobs online, job number 13896: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/13896. Submitted materials should include a curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and a statement describing contributions to on-line instruction in computer and information sciences. Review of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Applicants are encouraged to apply by July 5, 2019 for priority consideration. For more information, send an email to jamie.payton@temple.edu with “Full-time Faculty Position-Online” as the subject. Temple University is an equal opportunity, equal access, and affirmative employer with a strong commitment to the quality of faculty life and achieving a diverse community. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
CIS Faculty Search Committee
SERC 304
Computer and Information Sciences Department
Temple University
1925 N. 12 ST Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122

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