Associate Professor of Computer Science


Position Title

Associate Professor Computing Science Department (tenure track)


Computing Science 


Full Time/Exempt(tenure-track)

Position Summary

Jacksonville University (JU) invites applications for a tenure track associate professor position in the department of Computing Science. The position begins August 2019. 


Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in a computing science field. The department features majors in Computing Science, Information Systems, and Cyber Security and seeks a candidate with an interest in providing departmental leadership during the growth of these majors and a willingness to teach both lower level and upper division courses. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required. Experience directing students in undergraduate research and development of software applications as a capstone course would be beneficial. The successful candidate will provide evidence of their commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and service. Ideal candidates will have experience with ABET accreditation and a proven record of scholarly research and professional development accomplishments. 

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

To ensure full considerations, candidates are encouraged to apply before November 15, 2018. Interested candidates should provide the following materials as PDFs (1) a cover letter highlighting their qualifications for the position, (2) a CV, (3) a statement regarding leadership experiences and style appropriate in a small private university. (4) three reference letters (that includes the referee’s  name, telephone number and email address) who are able to comment on both academic qualification and administrative/management capabilities. (5) transcripts from all higher education institutions attended, and (6) a completed Jacksonville University Faculty Application (  All materials should be submitted electronically to

Application screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity and encourages applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. It is Jacksonville University's practice to provide equal employment opportunities for all.