One-Year Visiting Faculty Position


Williams College
Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Williams College invites applications for a one-year visiting faculty position beginning in the fall of 2021. Candidates should have a commitment to excellence in teaching and should have a Ph.D., or made significant progress towards completing a Ph.D., in computer science or a closely related discipline by September 2021. Successful candidates will teach a total of three courses with associated labs during the academic year.

The position is open to all areas of computer science. Visiting faculty will join twelve current members of the department in supporting a thriving and diverse undergraduate computer science major.  The Department of Computer Science offers a congenial working environment, an excellent student body, and state-of-the-art facilities. Many opportunities exist for collaboration across disciplines, particularly with other faculty in the sciences.

We welcome applications from members of groups traditionally underrepresented in the field. Applications should also include a curriculum vitae, teaching statement, and three letters of reference, at least one of which speaks to the candidate’s promise as a teacher. The application materials should also address how the candidate’s teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or community service might support Williams’ commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Application materials must be submitted electronically via Interfolio at http://apply.interfolio.com/84319. Materials may be addressed to:

Professor Stephen Freund, Chair
Department of Computer Science
Williams College
Williamstown, MA 01267
http://cs.williams.edu

Review of applications will begin March 10 and will continue until the position is filled.

Please direct all correspondence to hiring@cs.williams.edu. All offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a background check. Further information is available at

http://dean-faculty.williams.edu/prospective-faculty/background-check-policy.

Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students. Please visit the Williams College website (http://www.williams.edu) for more information. Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive.

Application Process
This institution is using Interfolio’s Faculty Search to conduct this search. Applicants to this position receive a free Dossier account and can send all application materials, including confidential letters of recommendation, free of charge.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
Williams College is a coeducational liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students. Please visit the Williams College website (http://www.williams.edu).

Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive.