Utica College Assistant Professor of Computer Science in Utica, New York
Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Posting Number F00699
Position Type Faculty - Tenure Track
Unionized Position Code AAUP
Hours/Schedule Hours may vary based on operational needs.
Campus Main Campus, Utica NY
Date Position Available 08/01/2021
The Computer Science Department at Utica College invites applications for a tenure-track position beginning Fall 2021 at the rank of Assistant Professor. All areas of research specializations will be considered.
Location Utica, NY
Full consideration by:
Open Until Filled Yes
Candidates will show excellent pedagogical skills to teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Candidates should be able to teach courses complementary to other faculty, design new courses as needed, conduct research, and serve on department and college committees. Teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester (actual number of courses depend on the number of credit hours assigned to each course). Inclusion of undergraduate students in a research program is important.
Education & Experience Qualifications
Ph.D. in computer science or computer information systems is required. ABDs will be considered if there is clear evidence that completion of the doctorate is imminent. Demonstrate research creativity and productivity, ability to develop a research program, and a strong commitment to excellence in education, equity, diversity, and inclusion.
Knowledge of operating systems, networks, cybersecurity, and computer programming.
Applicant Documents Instructions
To apply, submit a letter of application, CV, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests and experience, a separate diversity statement, and three reference letters. Since Utica College strives to be a diverse and inclusive community, it is essential that you include in your diversity statement a reflection on the kinds of experiences you have had, and the kinds of approaches you would take, teaching and working with a diverse student body. (For the definition of diversity that we use at Utica College, please see the following web page:
http://www.utica.edu/instadvance/marketingcomm/about/diversity/aboutus.cfm) Applications that do not address diversity will be considered incomplete.
Reference letters will be solicited
Utica College is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and the
diversity of its workforce. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, color, sex,
pregnancy, ethnic or national origin, religion, marital status, age, sexual
orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status,
disability, citizenship status, genetic predisposition, domestic violence
victim status, or protected status under applicable local, state, or
Commitment to a Diverse and Inclusive Campus Community
Our community of students, faculty and staff reflect a diversity of
experiences, opinions, and cultural backgrounds shaped by biology, society,
history, and choice. Our community includes members who are diverse by
virtue of their race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, ability,
religious and/or spiritual affiliations, and socio-economic status, as well
as the number of other ways in which who we are influences how we see the
world. Furthermore, we value and celebrate diversity, and this results in
a commitment to multiculturalism. We believe that within the community of
human persons, all cultures, perspectives, and beliefs about faith, ideals,
taste and lifestyles are of equal value. Our diversity deepens our
commitment to nurture a multicultural environment in which we engage with
others and blend perspectives, to learn about diverse cultures, to explore
who we are and where we come from and to accept one another without
prejudice. The Utica College Mission and Values Statement includes a
commitment to fostering diversity in perspective, background, and
experience within an environment that is dedicated to the freedom of
expression and the open sharing of ideas.
Commitment to Supporting and Hiring Veterans
Located in the heart of central New York, Utica College is a comprehensive,
independent, private institution founded in 1946 to offer options for
college study to veterans returning from the second world war. More than
seventy years since veterans returned from WWII , this tradition of serving
veterans is still held in high regard here at UC, and we are proud to
welcome veterans as students and as valued members of our faculty and
Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
- How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
HercJobs.org (HERC Higher Ed Recruitment Consortium)
Observer Dispatch (Utica OD)-newspaper
Utica College Website
Albany Times Union
Binghamton Press & Sun
Chronicle.com (Chronicle of Higher Ed website)
Elmira Star Gazette
Utica College Online Employment Website
DiverseEducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education
Historically Black Colleges and Universities
Current UC Employee
Referred by a UC Employee
Referred by a non UC Employee
LinkedIn-Recruited by Utica College HR
Syracuse Post Standard-newspaper
Albany Times Union-newspaper
- Did you hear about this employment opportunity from a print or online resource?
- Please provide more details regarding the source of your referral?
(Open Ended Question)
- Are you a Utica College alumnus/a?
- How many years of experience do you have teaching college level computer science courses?
Resume / Curriculum Vitae
"Contributions to Diversity" Statement
Letter of Reference #1
Letter of Reference #2
Letter of Reference #3