Lehigh University, Computer Science and Engineering

Position ID:Lehigh-CSE-CSETEACHING [#22963]
Position Title: Teaching Faculty in Computer Science
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18015, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Computer Science
Appl Deadline: finished (2022/09/26, finished 2023/09/30, listed until 2023/03/26)
Position Description:    

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

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) invites applications for full-time, non-tenure track, teaching faculty positions in Computer Science, to start no later than August 2023. An earlier start date may be possible. Lehigh has multiple ranks for teaching faculty and the successful candidate will be hired into a rank commensurate with their experience. Candidates must hold a graduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field prior to the official start of employment.

The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach core courses in computer science such as systems courses, as well as elective courses in their areas of interest. Teaching faculty are also expected to participate in departmental service.

The CSE Department (http://www.cse.lehigh.edu/) currently has 20 tenured and tenure-track professors and 9 instructional faculty, with strengths in systems, robotics, human-centered computing, data science and AI. CSE faculty include fellows of the ACM, IEEE, and NAI, and several NSF CAREER award winners. The Department offers Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Computer Science. All of our B.S. programs are fully accredited, including the unique B.S. in Computer Science and Business program which is accredited both in computer science and in business. Our undergraduate, Masters, and Ph.D. programs are vibrant and growing, supporting approximately 500 students.

Founded in 1865, Lehigh University has combined outstanding academic and learning opportunities with leadership in fostering innovative research. Recognized among the nation's highly ranked research universities, Lehigh offers a rigorous academic community for nearly 7,000 students. Lehigh University has some 5,000 undergraduates, 2,000 graduate students, and about 550 full-time faculty members. Lehigh University is located in Bethlehem, PA., a vibrant and historic area. Over 820,000 people live in the Lehigh Valley, which is in close proximity to New York City and Philadelphia.

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2022 and will continue until the positions are filled. Candidates should submit a cover letter; a curriculum vitae; a teaching statement that describes instructional philosophy and courses that the candidate would want to teach or develop; a diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) statement that describes prior DEI experience and the candidate’s vision for enhancing community and culture at Lehigh; and contact information for at least three references. Questions concerning this search may be sent to Profs. Heflin and Kalafut at teaching-search@cse.lehigh.edu.

Lehigh University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital or familial status, national or ethnic origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. We are committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Lehigh University is committed to a culturally and intellectually diverse academic community and is especially interested in candidates who can contribute, through their teaching and/or service, to this mission. Lehigh University is the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation award for promoting the careers of women in academic sciences and engineering (http://advance.cc.lehigh.edu/) and is among institutions of higher education recognized for excellence in diversity with the INSIGHT into Diversity HEED Award. Additional information about Lehigh’s commitment to diversity and inclusion is available at https://diversityandinclusion.lehigh.edu/. Lehigh University provides competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits, including domestic partner benefits. More information about Work/Life Balance for Faculty can be found at https://provost.lehigh.edu/work-life-balance. Lehigh University supports dual career efforts for following spouses/partners of newly hired faculty (https://dualcareer.lehigh.edu/dual-career).

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
email address
CSE Dept., Building C
Lehigh University
113 Research Drive
Bethlehem, PA 18015