Four Open Positions for University Lecturer / Teaching Professor in Computer Science and Information Science
The Departments of Computer Science and Informatics in the Ying Wu College of Computing (YWCC) at New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) seek University Lecturers or Teaching Professors to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Computer Science, Information Science, and Technology.
NJIT has recently expanded its graduate Data Science programs to Jersey City, just across the Hudson River from the financial district of Lower Manhattan in New York City, where it serves the many working professionals in that region. The instructional staff of YWCC are expected to teach at this site as needed.
POSITIONS IN COMPUTER SCIENCE
Requirements: Candidates should be knowledgeable in software engineering and programming languages (e.g., Java, C/C++, Python). Expertise in Cybersecurity is desirable. Knowledge in project management, operating systems, computer networks, and databases is an advantage. The successful candidate will also be involved in creating course content and materials with a focus on experiential and project-based learning.
Qualifications: Successful candidates must have an MS degree in Computer Science or a related area. A PhD degree and/or prior university teaching experience are advantages.
POSITION IN INFORMATICS (INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY)
Requirements: Candidates should be knowledgeable and able to teach classes in some of the following areas: IT system administration and security, network administration and security, the development of web applications, database and cloud administration, social networks, E-commerce technology, or related topics.
Qualifications: Successful candidates must have an MS degree in Information Science, Computer Science, or related computational area. A PhD degree and/or prior university teaching experience are advantages.
SUPERIOR WORK ENVIRONMENT
Competitive compensation: NJIT is ranked in the top 1% by the Chronicle of Higher Education for faculty pay among 1292 public universities.
The largest College of Computing in the New York Tristate Area. The Ying Wu College of Computing (YWCC) is the largest college of computing in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. As a result, 25% of computing employees in New Jersey graduated from NJIT. NJIT partners with many information technology companies including Amazon, Facebook, IBM, Verizon, Audible, Panasonic, and over 25 other companies.
Live and Work in the New York Metro Area. NJIT is within the New York Metro Area and located less than 10 minutes (Jersey City facility) or 25 minutes (Newark Campus) from downtown Manhattan. Faculty can choose between the urban lifestyle of the New York City metro area or the open space of rural New Jersey.
One of the fastest-growing universities in the US. NJIT was the third-fastest growing university in the U.S. News & World Report 2020 rankings, jumping 34 spots in a few years to become a top 100 R1 research university.
University Heights: Newark’s Academic Enclave. Newark is also a university town concentrated in University Heights, a neighborhood with more than 50,000 students, faculty, and staff across five universities and colleges. NJIT and Rutgers are side-by-side campuses with shared programs and classes.
For More Information or To Apply:
Visit jobs.njit.edu and search for the keyword "lecturer" to complete your application.
Or visit the following direct links:
Computer Science posting:
https://njit.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=1951Cyber Security-focused posting:
https://njit.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=1961Information Science/Information Technology posting: https://njit.csod.com/ats/careersite/JobDetails.aspx?site=1&id=2107For additional information and inquiries call search chairs, Dr. Baruch Schieber at 973-596-5497 or Dr. Mike Halper at 973-596-5764, or email them at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.