Job ID: 171362

#605731 Assistant Professor of Practice - Computer Science

Northern Arizona University

  • Nov. 5, 2021
  • #605731 Assistant Professor of Practice - Computer Science
  • Northern Arizona University
    Flagstaff, AZ
  • Open until filled
  • January 2022
  • Prof of Practice/Clinical Prof
    Assistant Professor
  • Computer/Information Sciences

The School of Informatics, Computing, and Cyber Systems invites applications for an Assistant Professor of Practice position to help lead a new online personalized learning Master of Science in Computer Science for Chinese learners. The successful candidate must be able to communicate effectively in both English and Mandarin Chinese. The candidate is expected to begin duties January 3, 2022. Candidates with broad backgrounds in computer science will be considered, with preference for candidates holding a doctorate and/or with extensive applied software engineering or computer engineering experience. Regular in-person attendance at key trainings and meetings at the NAU Flagstaff campus are required.

Teaching assignments for this position will be focused on supporting an online personalized learning Master of Science degree in Computer Science. Based on program needs, additional teaching duties may include lower- and upper-division online undergraduate classes in Computer Science. Student mentoring and advising, participation in department-level service, and course and program level assessment activities for accreditation will also be required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • an earned Bachelor’s degree AND
  • an earned Master’s OR Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering,
    Cybersecurity or a closely-related field, conferred by the start date of employment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively in English and Mandarin

Application Deadline:
This vacancy will be open until filled or closed. Review of applications will begin on November 20, 2021.

Annual Salary:
Commensurate with experience.
Additional Information:
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  • NAU is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Institution. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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