The Computer Science Department at Worcester State University invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor positions with a start date of September 2022. We are looking for faculty dedicated to innovative, inclusive, and engaging pedagogy using high-impact practices and authentic learning.
Position 1: Software Development/Software Engineering, with expertise and ability (or willingness to learn) to teach courses in team software processes (in particular Scrum and Agile), version control, CI/CD, containerization, software design and architecture, software testing, Web APIs, and full stack development.
Position 2: Systems and Security, with expertise and ability (or willingness to learn) to teach courses in computer organization and architecture, Unix systems programming (including shell scripting), computer security/information assurance, and system and network administration.
Applicants must possess a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a terminal degree in a closely related field, conferred by September 1, 2022. Teaching experience at the college/university level is desirable. Professional experience outside of academia is desirable. Salary and rank commensurate with experience.
The WSU CS Department is a vibrant department with about 220 major and 30 minor students. The Computer Science major has two concentrations - Big Data Analytics and Software Development, and two minors - Computer Science and Data Science. In addition, the department has numerous connections with other departments on campus and is an active participant in general education.
Worcester State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/D/V. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Review of applications will begin early in the Fall 2021 semester.
All applicants must apply online through Interview Exchange: www.worcester.interviewexchange.com. Please submit a letter of interest, CV, and the contact information for three professional references who will write a letter of recommendation on your behalf.
Information which cannot be uploaded by the applicant may be faxed to 508-929-8163 or mailed to:
Executive Director, Chief Human Resources Officer
Worcester State University
486 Chandler Street
Worcester MA 01602-2597
*Proof of highest degree is required upon hire, by means of verification through the National Student Clearinghouse, or by official, sealed transcript.
WORCESTER STATE UNIVERSITY is a vibrant public university located in the residential west side of Worcester, Massachusetts, the second largest city in New England and home to 38,000 college students at more than a dozen colleges and universities. Situated on a compact 58-acre campus, the University offers 50 undergraduate and graduate academic programs to more than 6,400 students annually. The Princeton Review ranks us as one of the 75 "Best Value" public colleges in the country, as well as a "Best in the Northeast" college.