Merrimack College, Computer Science

Position ID:Merrimack College-Computer Science-ASSTPROFESSOR [#18977]
Position Title: Assistant Instructional Professor, Computer Science
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:North Andover, Massachusetts 01845, United States [map]
Subject Area: Computer Science / All areas
Appl Deadline: finished (2021/07/19, finished 2022/07/23, listed until 2022/01/19)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

Position Overview: The Department of Computer Science at Merrimack College invites applications for an open-ended full-time, non-tenure-track position in computer science at the rank of Assistant Instructional Professor starting August 2021. Responsibilities include teaching four courses per semester (16 contact hours) and holding four scheduled office hours per week. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to teach students from a variety of disciplines, including majors in Engineering, Sciences, Mathematics, Education, Business, and the Liberal Arts. Teaching with innovative pedagogies is encouraged.

Qualifications: ● A Master’s degree or higher in computer science, data science, mathematics, or a related field, and ● demonstrated excellence in teaching at the college level. Also desired are: ● ability to use technology effectively in the classroom; ● demonstrated interest in and experience with innovative pedagogies; and ● understanding of and experience with diversity, equity, and inclusion issues in STEM and beyond.

Merrimack college is committed to building a culturally and racially diverse community, based on the values of diversity, equity and inclusion. We strongly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented groups. Candidates should describe in their application previous activities or interests related to equity, diversity, and inclusion, as well as how they will engage in fostering a culture that values diversity and inclusive excellence at Merrimack College.

To Apply: Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and three letters of recommendation that address your teaching. Review of applications will start immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

About Merrimack: The only Catholic, Augustinian college in New England, Merrimack College is an independent, coeducational institution with more than 5,000 undergraduates and graduate students from 34 states and 36 countries, and comprises schools of liberal arts, science and engineering, health sciences, education and social policy, and business. The college’s 220-acre campus is approximately 25 miles north of Boston in North Andover and Andover, Mass. Merrimack is a Master’s Colleges & Universities/Medium Programs institution in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education. Merrimack recently placed 21st in the nation for “Colleges That Add the Most Value” in Money’s special Best Colleges report and was ranked as one of the top 10 colleges in the northern United States for the fourth year in a row — and the only regional college judged “up and coming” by higher education leadership in the northern United States, according to U.S. News.

This position is subject to the successful completion of a criminal background check. Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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:
315 Turnpike Street
North Andover, MA 01845