|Position ID:||Oberlin College-CSCI-ALG1718 [#8500, 3734]|
|Position Title:||Faculty of Computer Science, Theory and Algorithms ( All Ranks)|
|Position Type:||Tenured/Tenure-track faculty|
|Position Location:||Oberlin, Ohio 44074, United States [map]|
|Subject Areas:||Computer Science / Algorithms, Game Theory and Economics, Information adn Coding Theory, Social Networks, Theory of Computing, Theory, computer science theory, Complexity, Distributed Algorithms, Applied Math/Optimization|
|Appl Deadline:||2017/01/08 (posted 2016/11/03, listed until 2017/05/03)|
The Computer Science Department at Oberlin College invites applications for a full-time tenure track faculty position in the College of Arts and Sciences to begin in Fall 2017. We seek candidates with teaching and research interests specific to Theory and Algorithms. Applicants at all ranks will be considered.
The successful candidate will teach the standard teaching load (currently 4.5 courses per year, which includes labs) at all levels of undergraduate Computer Science and specialize in any area of Computer Science.
Among the qualifications required for appointment is the Ph.D. degree (in hand or expected by first semester of academic year 2017-2018). Candidates must demonstrate interest and potential excellence in undergraduate teaching, including the supervision of student research. Successful teaching experience at the college level is desirable. Experience working with, teaching, and/or mentoring diverse groups or diverse students is valued. We actively seek candidates who will foster the diversity of the campus, curriculum, or discipline. Appointments at the Associate level or above require evidence of commensurate scholarship and teaching experience.
The successful candidate will also be expected to engage in sustained scholarly research and/or other creative work appropriate to the position and participate in the full range of faculty responsibilities, including academic advising and service on committees.
The Computer Science department will have 7 faculty (including the incumbent of this position) with research interests spanning the areas of computer graphics,systems, security, machine learning and more. Our CS majors are enthusiastic and actively engaged in their education, and many of them go on to earn advanced degrees from leading CS graduate programs. For more information on the department, please see our website http://www.cs.oberlin.edu/
To be assured of consideration, a complete application will be comprised of, Cover Letter that includes an articulation of the applicant's interest in Oberlin; a Curriculum Vitae, unofficial academic transcripts, a teaching philosophy statement, a research statement, Evidence of Effective Teaching; and at least three recent letters of reference from three recommenders*.
All application materials must be submitted electronically online through AcademicJobsOnline.org
*By providing these letters you agree that we may contact your references.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Completed applications received by January 8, 2017 will be given full consideration. Within the range established for this position, salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience and includes an excellent benefit package.
Oberlin College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating an institutional environment free from discrimination and harassment based on race, color, sex, marital status, religion, creed, national origin, disability, age, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, family relationship to an employee of Oberlin College, and gender identity and expression.
Oberlin is a four-year, selective liberal arts college in northern Ohio that is also home to an outstanding Conservatory of Music. Together, the two divisions enroll approximately 2900 students. Oberlin College was founded in 1833. It was the first college in America to make interracial education and coeducation central to its mission - traditions that live today within a commitment to positive social engagement. Oberlin College has earned a reputation of excellence based on the quality of its richly diverse student body, outstanding faculty, and excellent facilities and academic and technological resources. For more information, go to http://new.oberlin.edu/.