Want to teach and do research in a vibrant liberal arts environment surrounded by motivated and passionate individuals? The department of Computer Science at Loyola University Maryland is looking for you! We seek an enthusiastic individual committed to excellence in undergraduate education and a continuing, productive research program. Candidates in all areas of specialization will be considered, with priority given to those interested in first- and second-year teaching, or specializing in Computer Science theory. The successful candidate will teach a wide variety of computer science courses ranging from introductory to advanced level, and participate in new curriculum development.
Our department offers an ABET accredited B.S. In Computer Science as well as a more flexible B.A. in Computer Science. We also support Loyola's undergraduate and masters-level Data Science programs in addition to supporting interdisciplinary majors across the campus. You can read more about our department at http://www.cs.loyola.edu
US News ranks Loyola University Maryland #4 in Regional Universities North. Baltimore is #5 on Forbes's list of rising start-up cities, and the Baltimore/Washington region is a national technology hub. The Baltimore area is home to many governmental and private institutions that offer opportunities for scholarly collaboration: National Institutes of Standards and Technology (NIST), NASA, Northrop Grumman, Lockheed Martin, etc.
Loyola seeks a broad spectrum of candidates, including but not limited to women, people of color, persons with disabilities, sexual minorities, first-generation college students, those with non-traditional career paths, and those who understand, respect, and can actively contribute to the University's Jesuit mission and values. For more information about our values please visit https://www.loyola.edu/about/mission
To apply, please go to https://careers.loyola.edu/postings/5659 to electronically submit a cover letter, CV, an essay that includes both a statement on teaching philosophy and a research statement, and contact information for three references who can provide professional recommendation letters. For full consideration applications must be completed by November 1, 2021; applications will be considered until the position is filled.
The successful candidate will:
- Have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field;
- Be able to teach across the computer science curriculum;
- Demonstrate the potential for signicant scholarly activity and excellence in teaching; and
- possess an awareness of and interest in high impact practices in line with the mission of Jesuit higher education.
Teaching experience in first- and second-year courses or in Computer Science theory is preferred, but not required. We seek candidates displaying a strong commitment to excellence in teaching, including engagement with high impact practices.