China Programs Instructor - Computer Science/Software Engineering
University of Detroit Mercy
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Higher Education Institution
Internal Number: CES-0308-083
FT Faculty UDMPU, Non-Tenure Track (9 month)
The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Detroit Mercy College of Engineering and Science invites applicants for a full-time non-tenure track China Program instructor position in Computer Science or Software Engineering beginning in August 2022. The annual appointments are renewable based on performance reviews. An earned doctorate in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related field, strong communications skills, and a student-centered approach to excellent teaching and student learning are required.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Instructors will teach undergraduate classes to support the Department programs in China. Overseas teaching assignments currently range from six to twelve weeks in length.
The successful candidate will be an effective and enthusiastic student-centered teacher, engaging in best practices for active learning and student success, with a demonstrated commitment to supporting a diverse population of students. Instructors are expected to teach undergraduate courses and laboratories in computer programming and software engineering at our partner schools in China.
Job may require lifting light weight objects (1 to 10 pounds) with no repetitive bending or stooping. Occasionally lift average weight objects (1 to 10 pounds).
Regular exposure to favorable conditions such as those found in a normal office.
Commensurate with experience
Special Instructions to Applicants
Candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and statement of teaching philosophy that includes support of diverse student populations and should include contact information for three references.
Michigan's largest, most comprehensive private University, University of Detroit Mercy is an independent Catholic institution of higher education sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy and Society of Jesus. Detroit Mercy seeks quali?ed candidates who will contribute to the University's mission, diversity, and excellence of its academic community. University of Detroit Mercy is an Equal Opportunity A?rmative Action Employer with a diverse student body and welcomes persons of all backgrounds.
The University of Detroit Mercy has one goal - to help our students realize their dreams and ambitions. We fulfill that goal by offering challenging academic programs taught by talented, committed professors and supplemented by hands-on research, co-op, and internship opportunities.