The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a non-tenure track full-time lecturer position beginning in Fall 2022. Qualifications required of all applicants include a Ph.D. (or at least a Master's) degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, and a commitment to teaching excellence. The position requires teaching foundational courses in computer science, mainly at the undergraduate level, in areas such as programming, computer systems, algorithms and data structures, software engineering, data science, and security.
The Department consists of a diverse group of 32 tenured and tenure-track faculty members, and offers programs leading to B.A., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees. The Department has research strengths in data mining, databases, graphics, image and video computing, machine learning, natural language processing, networking, distributed systems, operating systems, programming languages, formal methods, real-time systems, security and cryptography, and theory of computation and algorithms. In addition, members of the Department collaborate closely with faculty across the university including mathematics and statistics, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, biology, earth and environment, economics, law, medicine, among others. Candidates are encouraged to demonstrate throughout their application their attention to diversity and inclusion as these topics relate to teaching and engagement within the academic environment. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue on a rolling basis. Additional information about the Department is available at http://www.bu.edu/cs .
Boston University expects excellence in teaching and in research and is committed to building a culturally, racially, and ethnically diverse scholarly community ( https://www.bu.edu/info/about/diversity ). Boston University is an AAU institution with a rich tradition dedicated to inclusion and social justice. We are proud that we were the first American university to award a Ph.D. to a woman and of our record of inclusiveness. The College of Arts & Sciences includes diversity as one of five strategic goals. We are dedicated to increasing the participation of all talented students and are committed to the pursuit of Computer Science by underrepresented groups at BU and beyond.
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Qualified applicants should apply at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/21670. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, statement on teaching experience and three reference letters. Review of applications will begin on May 1, 2022.
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