Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Computing Science


Position Title

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Computing Science


Computing Science


Full Time/Non-Exempt

Position Summary

The department of Computing Science at Jacksonville University invites applications for a tenure track position, beginning August 2021. The department features majors in Computing Science, Information Systems, and Cyber security. The ability to teach a broad range of lower-level and upper-level courses is desired as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills. Specialization is open, with preference given to candidates having experience with ABET accreditation. Ideal candidates will have expertise and teaching experience in one or more of the following areas: cyber security; Computer architecture, network design, application development, web programming and project management. Experience directing students in undergraduate research and development of software applications as a capstone course would be beneficial. Additional expectations include actively pursuing scholarly research and professional development opportunities.

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in computer science, information systems, computer information systems or closely related area by August 15, 2021.

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 March 20, 2021. Interested candidates should provide the following materials as PDFs (1) a cover letter highlighting their qualifications for the position, (2) a CV, (3) three reference letters (that includes the referee’s name, telephone number and email address) (4) transcripts from all higher education institutions attended, and (5) a completed Jacksonville University Faculty Application (https://www.ju.edu/humanresources/docs/faculty-application.pdf). All materials should be submitted electronically to cssearch@ju.edu.

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.