ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF COMPUTER SCIENCE
Job posting number: #7066594
Posted: May 29, 2020
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionJob Description:
The Computer Science program at York College of Pennsylvania invites applications for a either a Tenure Track Assistant Professor or a one-year Visiting Assistant Professor position, depending on the candidate's qualifications at the time of hire, to begin in August 2020. Preferred technical areas of interest include cybersecurity, data sciences, and/or machine learning. The program is particularly interested in building out its expertise in cybersecurity to include areas such as network penetration, malware analysis, digital forensics, computer and network security and secure software design.
The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate computer science courses primarily to computer science and computer engineering majors. Faculty often oversee independent study projects, senior software design projects, and teach special topics courses in their specialization area. Faculty are also active in curriculum and laboratory development.
As a teaching-focused institution, our ABET-accredited Computer Science program is characterized by small class sizes, extensive student/faculty interactions and a focus on hands-on and project-based work. Students participate in one required internship as part of our experiential education program prior to graduation, gaining valuable experience that they can then apply in their classroom learning.
Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science. Candidates must have the interest and ability to teach a range of undergraduate computer science courses and are expected to demonstrate the potential for outstanding teaching, advising and scholarly activity. Candidates with prior teaching experience and interest in pedagogical research are valued.
York College of Pennsylvania is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For a copy of York College's Annual Security Report, you may contact the Office of Campus Safety or visit the website: Annual Security Report
Candidates should electronically submit the following: a cover letter with a description of relevant experience, a curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy and practices, a statement of professional/scholarly objectives, and contact information for three references.
Review of applications will begin immediately. Applications should be received by June 15, 2020.