Instructor or Lecturer, Computer Science and Information Technology

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Work type: Faculty
Location: Main Campus (Orlando)
Categories: Engineering/Computer Science

Classification Title:

Instructor or Lecturer, Computer Science and Information Technology

Job Description:

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Central Florida (UCF) is seeking outstanding candidates for two (2) nine-month, non-tenure-earning instructor or lecturer positions to teach computer science (CS) and information technology (IT) courses. A supplemental summer appointment may be made following an assessment of performance and the teaching needs of the program. The responsibilities include teaching a full-time academic load, consisting of seven courses per academic year. The courses may include a variety of topics in the undergraduate CS and IT programs. Other responsibilities include holding office hours, conducting required academic performance assessments, and development of instructional content for course enhancement.

 

UCF is one of the largest universities in the nation and with more than 68,000 students is the largest university by enrollment in Florida.  It is at the center of the Florida High Tech Corridor where industries include software, defense, space, simulation and training, and entertainment. Adjacent to UCF is a thriving research park that conducts over $2 billion in funded research. Great weather, easy access to the seashore, one of the largest convention centers in the nation, and one of the world’s best airports are just a few features that make Orlando an ideal location. Learn more about UCF at http://www.ucf.edu/faculty.

Department:

AA-College of Engineering and Computer Science, Computer Science Department

Type of Appointment:

Regular

Advertised Annual Salary:

Negotiable

Minimum Qualifications:

A Ph.D. (for lecturer) or M.S. (for instructor) from an accredited institution in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a closely related discipline by the start of the appointment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience teaching large undergraduate classes.

Additional Application Materials Required:

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, www.ucf.edu/jobs/. No paper or emailed applications or materials will be considered. In addition to the online application, interested candidates must also attach the following items at the time of application:

1) a signed cover letter;

2) a complete CV/resume;

3) a one-page statement of teaching interests and philosophy;

4) a list of at least three professional references including address, phone number, and email address.

 

NOTE: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

 

Screening of applications will begin as soon as possible and continue until the position is filled. The anticipated start date for this position is August 8, 2020.

 

For questions regarding this opportunity, please contact the department via email at cssearch@cs.ucf.edu.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

 

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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