Teaching Track Faculty Openings in Computer Science


University of Illinois at Chicago - College of Engineering (Chicago, IL)
Computer Science

About the University of Illinois at Chicago

UIC is among the nation’s preeminent urban public research universities, a Carnegie RU/VH research institution, and the largest university in Chicago. UIC serves over 34,000 students, comprising one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation and is designated as a Minority Serving Institution (MSI), an Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPSI) and a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI). Through its 16 colleges, UIC produces nationally and internationally recognized multidisciplinary academic programs in concert with civic, corporate and community partners worldwide, including a full complement of health sciences colleges. By emphasizing cutting-edge and transformational research along with a commitment to the success of all students, UIC embodies the dynamic, vibrant and engaged urban university. Recent “Best Colleges” rankings published by U.S. News & World Report, found UIC climbed up in its rankings among top public schools in the nation and among all national universities. UIC has nearly 260,000 alumni, and is one of the largest employers in the city of Chicago.

Teaching Track Faculty Openings in Computer Science

The Computer Science Department at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) seeks to hire full-time teaching faculty (Lecturer or Clinical Professor).  Candidates would work alongside 17 full-time teaching faculty with over 150 years of experience and 13 awards for excellence. Standard teaching load is three course sections per semester.

UIC is one of the top-ten most diverse universities in the US (US News and World Report), a top 25 public and top 10 best value (Wall Street Journal and Times Higher Education), and a Hispanic-serving institution. The department seeks candidates interested in all areas of computer science.

Submit applications online at https://jobs.uic.edu.

Include:
–  A curriculum vitae,
–  Contact information for at least three references,
–  One-page statement on your teaching philosophy and how it is inclusive to a diverse student population,
–  Recordings of teaching activities (optional), and
–  recent teaching evaluations (optional).

For more information, send e-mail to cs-ntt-search@uic.edu.

For fullest consideration, apply by 11/17/22. Applications will be accepted and reviewed until the positions are filled.

Qualifications:

The Lecturer track is a long-term career track that starts with Lecturer and offers opportunities for advancement to Senior Lecturer. Minimum qualifications include an MS in Computer Science or a closely related field.

The Clinical Professor track is a long-term career track that starts with Clinical Assistant Professor and offers advancement to Clinical Associate and Clinical Full Professor. Minimum qualifications include a PhD in Computer Science or a closely related field.  Candidates interested in Computer Science Education research or collaborating in the department’s existing Computer Science research are encouraged to apply.

The University of Illinois at Chicago is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, protected veteran status, or status as an individual with a disability.

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