Assistant or Associate Professor of Practice


  • Professional
  • Lubbock, Texas
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Expires on: January 31, 2023

Texas Tech University
Computer Science

Assistant/Associate Professor of Practice

The Department of Computer Science at Texas Tech University invites applications for Assistant/Associate Professor of Practice positions starting in Spring 2023. Applicants must have at least a Master’s degree in Computer Science or related fields by the time of appointment. We are looking for passionate candidates who will contribute to the university’s mission through teaching and mentoring students in professional and career preparation. Service duties include program-building, as well as commitment to extra-curricular activities. Service to the department, college, and university is expected. This is a non-tenure track, multi-year renewable appointment. A Ph.D. degree is preferred but not required. Industry experience of 5 or more years is a plus. The candidate must be prepared to teach large and small classes of undergraduate and graduate students. The selected candidate with a Ph.D. degree will also be offered an opportunity to advance the career development to be considered for a tenure-track or tenured position. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated and ongoing commitment to serving diverse student populations.

A letter of application, Curriculum Vitae, teaching statement, and three letters of reference should be submitted electronically at http://www.texastech.edu/careers/ using requisition number 30592BR for the Assistant Professor of Practice position and 30591BR for the Associate Professor of Practice position.

Applications made by Nov 1st, 2022 will be given the highest priority, and the review will continue until the positions are filled.

As an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, Texas Tech University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment. We actively encourage applications from all those who can contribute, through their, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community at Texas Tech University. The university welcomes applications from minoritized candidates, women, protected veterans, persons with disabilities, and dual-career couples.  Texas Tech University recently surpassed the Hispanic student population threshold necessary for designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI).

Please direct any question to the Search Committee Chair, at cs.teachingsearch@ttu.edu.