Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Position Overview: The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in the fall of 2018. New undergraduate concentrations, e.g. cybersecurity; undergraduate and graduate programs are planned. The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate courses with the opportunity to mentor research. A PhD in Computer Science and a demonstrated commitment to teaching excellence are required.
While research interests in security and/or artificial intelligence are preferred, candidates in other areas are also encouraged to apply. Exceptional faculty at the rank of Associate Professor will also be considered.
About Merrimack College: Merrimack College is a selective, independent four-year, residential Catholic college offering liberal arts, business, science and engineering, health sciences and education programs. Merrimack‘s distinguished faculty members teach a talented student body in a learning environment vigorously committed to the transforming values and benefits of the liberal arts. In the Augustinian tradition, Merrimack’s community embraces scholarship, service to others, and provides students with opportunities to develop intellectually, spiritually, socially, and ethically. Merrimack College enrolls approximately 4400 students and is located 20 miles north of Boston. Merrimack College serves an increasingly diverse population. In keeping with our growing diverse student population and core values to build a community of scholars welcoming and respecting a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, beliefs, and perspectives, we are actively seeking to recruit faculty whose teaching, has prepared them to fulfill our commitment to inclusion. As such, we encourage applicants to describe in their letter of intent how their teaching contribute to diverse communities. As a member of the Computer Science Department, you will have opportunities for research and teaching collaborations with our engineering, mathematics and the science departments. Additionally, interdisciplinary collaborations with colleagues in the schools of business, liberal arts, health sciences and education exist.
To Apply: Please apply online at AcademicJobsOnline. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit a letter of intent, statement of teaching philosophy, current CV, statement of research and reference letters. Additional application materials such as transcripts, course syllabi, and student evaluations may be requested from semi-final candidates. Official transcripts will be required for any finalists invited to visit campus. Employment is contingent upon proof of eligibility to work in the United States.
Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.