About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, Portland, M.E., San Jose, Vancouver, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts. Our teaching commitment is to graduate students who have developed intellectual skills and abilities that prepare them to become self-directed learners, to continue learning in work-based environments, and to be able to transition to new jobs and careers throughout their professional lives.
About the Opportunity: The Khoury College of Computer Sciences at Northeastern University invites applications for one or more positions at the rank of Lecturer/Assistant Teaching Professor/Associate Teaching Professor/Full Teaching Professor beginning January or September 2021 at our campus in Boston, where we offer undergraduate, MS, and PhD programs. We also offer the Align program, a national initiative to close America's tech diversity gap by offering an innovative Master of Science in CS for non-computer science majors. We are seeking highly-motivated individuals committed to excellence in teaching. Full-time appointments at all ranks are renewable, career-focused, non-tenure-track positions with responsibilities in teaching and service.
Responsibilities: We are seeking faculty to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in one or more of the following areas: Computer Science, Data Science, Cybersecurity, and Health Informatics. The successful candidate will create course content and materials, and they will collaborate with colleagues to develop new academic relationships within the university and the local community. Building relationships with students and service to the college and university are integral components of the position. Opportunities for research and scholarship are possible on the teaching track (with a reduced course load). Several of our teaching track faculty are also active in diversity initiatives and service to the local Boston community.
Khoury College has grown rapidly over the last five years in response to increased student demand at the BS, MS, and PhD levels and we expect to continue this rapid growth for the next several years. We invite you to join a fast-moving, ambitious college with an underlying mission that is driven by our motto of CS for Everyone. Khoury College is committed to diversity and inclusion in computer science. We aim to establish a computing populationstudents, faculty, researchers, and staffthat reflects today's global society.
Northeastern University is home to 35,000 full- and part-time graduate and undergraduate students and to the nation's premier cooperative education program. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic increase in Northeastern's international reputation for research and innovative educational programs.
Qualifications: Candidates must hold a PhD in Computer Science or related degree from an accredited institution by the start date. Demonstrated ability or potential for teaching excellence is required; new PhDs with a strong interest in teaching are encouraged to apply. Rank of appointment will be determined based upon prior experience and will be discussed with candidates during the interview process.
Successful candidates will have demonstrated an expert grasp of knowledge of the field at all levels and be creative in their approach to teaching in an environment of cooperative, interdisciplinary, and experiential education. Strong written, oral, and interpersonal skills are required in order to communicate effectively with students in person and online.
Salary Grade: FAC
Additional Information: Please submit a cover letter of interest highlighting teaching accomplishments and relevant professional experience. Candidates must also submit a teaching statement, a diversity statement, and a curriculum vitae, as well as the names and contact information of three references.
Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and includes an outstanding benefits package.
For more information about the College, please visit http://khoury.northeastern.edu/ Northeastern University is located on the Avenue of the Arts in Boston's historic Back Bay. The College is adjacent to the Roxbury neighborhood of Boston and is easily accessible by public transit.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment. Northeastern does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.