|Visiting Faculty Positions
The Computer Science Department invites applications for multiple visiting positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin Fall semester 2017.
Swarthmore College is a small, selective, liberal arts college located 10 miles outside of Philadelphia. The Computer Science Department offers majors and minors at the undergraduate level.
Swarthmore College has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity and inclusivity in its educational program and employment practices. The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrated commitments to a more inclusive society and world. For more information on Faculty Diversity and Excellence at Swarthmore, see http://www.swarthmore.edu/faculty-diversity-excellence/information-candidates-new-faculty
Applicants must have teaching experience and should be comfortable teaching a wide range of courses at the introductory and intermediate level. Candidates should additionally have a strong commitment to involving undergraduates in their research. A Ph.D. in Computer Science at or near the time of appointment is required.
For the visiting position, strong applicants in any area will be considered. Priority will be given to complete applications received by February 1, 2017.
Applications will continue to be accepted after these dates until the positions are filled.
Applications should include a cover letter, vita, teaching statement, research statement, and three letters of reference, at least one (preferably two) of which should speak to the candidate's teaching ability. In your cover letter, please briefly describe your current research agenda; what would be attractive to you about teaching in a liberal arts college environment; and what background, experience, or interests are likely to make you a strong teacher of a diverse group of Swarthmore College students.
Candidates may apply for both positions.|