Swarthmore College Department of Computer Science

CS Department Job Openings

Faculty Positions:

Visiting Assistant Professor Positions Starting Fall 2017

The Computer Science Department invites applications for 2-year visiting faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin Fall semester 2017.

Swarthmore College has a strong institutional commitment to excellence through diversity and inclusivity in its educational program and employment practices. The College actively seeks and welcomes applications from candidates with exceptional qualifications, particularly those with demonstrated commitments to a more inclusive society and world. For more information on Faculty Diversity and Excellence at Swarthmore, see http://www.swarthmore.edu/faculty-diversity-excellence/information-candidates-new-faculty.

Applicants must have teaching experience and should be comfortable teaching a wide range of courses at the introductory and intermediate level. Candidates should additionally have a strong commitment to involving undergraduates in their research. A Ph.D. in Computer Science at or near the time of appointment is required.

Strong applicants in any area of CS will be considered. Priority will be given to complete applications received by March 1, 2017.

Applications will continue to be accepted after these dates until the positions are filled.

Applications should include a cover letter, vita, teaching statement, research statement, and three letters of reference, at least one (preferably two) of which should speak to the candidate's teaching ability. In your cover letter, please briefly describe your current research agenda; what would be attractive to you about teaching in a liberal arts college environment; and what background, experience, or interests are likely to make you a strong teacher of a diverse group of Swarthmore College students.

Visiting applications are being accepted online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/8020.