The Department of Computer Science in Loyola University Chicago’s College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a full-time, three-year-renewable position at the rank of Lecturer beginning fall 2014.
The department comprises nine full-time faculty members and two joint appointees and maintains an active research program with recent funding from NSF, NEH, and other sources. The department serves nearly 200 undergraduate majors, more than 50 minors, and more than 100 master’s students in the areas of computer science, software engineering, and information technology, and also contributes to interdisciplinary programs in several areas, including bioinformatics and digital humanities.
Teaching duties for the position will be three to four courses per semester at the undergraduate and graduate levels with an emphasis on introductory/core courses.
The successful applicant will have an advanced degree (PhD preferred) in computer science or a closely related field. We encourage candidates in all areas of computer science to apply but especially encourage candidates with strong background and interests in teaching introductory programming classes and in data-centric computing (a.k.a. “big data” or “digging into data”), including but not limited to high-performance parallel/distributed computing, large-scale databases, and cloud computing. Candidates with interdisciplinary background are strongly encouraged to apply.
Applicants should follow the instructions available here:
Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. LUC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer with a strong commitment to hiring for our mission and diversifying our faculty. Applications from women and minority candidates are especially encouraged.