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Assistant Teaching Faculty - Computer Science Department

Apply now Job no: 499214
Work type: Full-Time
Location: University City - Philadelphia, PA
Categories: Drexel University, College of Computing and Informatics

About Drexel

Located in the heart of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Drexel University is a world-class, comprehensive R1 research institution and a global leader in experiential education. Serving as the cornerstone of experiential learning at Drexel, our renowned cooperative education program, also known as co-op, enables students to gain up to 18 months of work experience and build an impressive résumé before they graduate that will set them apart from their peers. For more than 100 years, Drexel co-op has positioned students to learn directly from the experts and visionaries shaping the professional world. Our program partners with more than 1,700 employers from around the globe, ranging from Fortune 500 companies and emerging startups to innovative nonprofits and government agencies.  

In addition, Drexel has committed to becoming the nation’s most civically engaged university, with community partnerships integrated into every aspect of service and academics. Drexel supports engagement along three dimensions: research and academic programs that directly benefit communities, public service by students, faculty and staff, and business practices that support equitable local and regional economic development. Drexel’s engagement is long-term and multigenerational, and is fundamental to the University’s mission, heritage, and future.

Drexel University's Department of Computer Science (drexel.edu/cci/academics/computer-science-department) invites applications for full-time teaching faculty positions.  Areas of interest include Software Engineering, Systems and Security.  The desired position is at the Associate of Full Professor rank with commensurate experience.

The Computer Science Department is housed in the College of Computing and Informatics (drexel.edu/cci) which is located in a brand-new building with state-of-the-art classrooms, research and student labs, and abundant space to promote collaboration and innovation.  The College and Department are foremost leaders in educating computing and information professionals, combining high-quality teaching and research in a multidisciplinary and collaborative environment. The College offers a variety of B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees spanning all areas of computing and informatics, including new M.S. degrees in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning and Data Science.

Job Summary

Teach at the undergraduate (and possibly graduate) levels and to serve as curricular leaders in their primary area. Excellence in teaching and teaching innovation and dedication to working with students is essential.  Interest in course and curriculum development and online teaching desired.

Essential Functions

Teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels
Serve as curricular leader in your primary area
Scholarly research and service to the college and department

Required Qualifications

Master’s Degree
No experience required

Preferred Qualifications

Candidates should have an M.S. degree or higher in a related subject area e.g., security and privacy, artificial intelligence, machine learning, and software engineering
Relevant industry experience is desirable
Excellence in teaching and teaching innovation and dedication to working with students is essential.
Interest in course and curriculum development and online teaching desired.

Location

University City,  Philadelphia, PA

Special Instructions to the Applicant

Your application should consist of a cover letter, CV, when submitting your application, upload a brief statement summarizing teaching experience and relevant professional experience. Letters of reference will be requested from candidates who are invited for an on-campus interview. Electronic submissions in PDF format are required. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. Successful applicants must demonstrate potential for teaching excellence in the environment of a major research university.

Review of applicants will begin once a suitable candidate pool is identified.



 

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