Assistant Professor of Computer Science – WVU Tech- 11439
West Virginia University Institute of Technology (WVU Tech), part of the WVU system of campuses located in Beckley, WV, is currently inviting applications and nominations for the following employment opportunity:
The Department of Computer Science and Information Systems, within the Leonard C. Nelson College of Engineering and Sciences at WVU Tech, seeks to hire an Assistant Professor of Computer Science. The department offers two degree programs: BS degree in Computer Science and BS degree in Information Systems. The position is 9-month, full-time, and benefits-eligible.
The successful candidate will be responsible for teaching Computer Science and Information Systems courses for baccalaureate programs and service classes for other majors. The successful candidate will also be expected to perform other service associated with a faculty position.
Date of Appointment: August 16, 2019
Location: Beckley, WV
Deadline: Review of applications will begin immediately
Please apply at: https://hr.wvutech.edu/employment_opportunities
WVU Tech is a regional division of the West Virginia University system and is located in Beckley, West Virginia. It boasts a 12:1 student-to-faculty ratio and an average class size of 17 students, allowing personalized attention in a supportive environment. WVU Tech is ranked first in the state for return on investment, and seventh in the nation in annual ROI for students paying in-state tuition. The campus is near state and national parks and numerous recreational opportunities.
WVU Tech offers a broad array of programs including four-year (BS) programs in Civil, Chemical, Computer, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering; Computer Science; Information Systems; and BS degrees in Electronic Engineering Technology, Engineering Technology (Civil, Environmental, and Mechanical emphasis), and Industrial Technology.
More information about the Leonard C. Nelson College of Engineering and Sciences can be found at: http://engineering.wvutech.edu/
- A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a Ph.D. in Information Systems is required.
- ABD candidates who will graduate before the date of appointment will be considered.
- Ability to teach courses for both programs is preferred.
- Commitment to teaching excellence, responsiveness to student needs, and good communication skills are essential.
Application must include:
- Letter of interest
- Curriculum vitae
- Unofficial copies of all transcripts
- Contact information for three professional references including telephone and email address
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities and veterans.