Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Haverford College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science to begin Fall 2024
Haverford College invites applications for a one-year full-time faculty position in the Department of Computer Science for the 2024-2025 academic year. Responsibilities will include teaching five-course units over two semesters Courses could include introductory CS (CS1 and CS2), discrete mathematics, and/or upper-level elective courses based on the expertise of the faculty member. Course load can include supervising lab or discussion sections, and there may also be opportunities to advise a set of senior thesis projects, which would count toward the overall teaching units. When lab and senior thesis supervision is taken into account, a typical load is 2-2 or 2-1 courses. While there is no research required for this position, active researchers are encouraged to apply and research funding is available to help visitors continue their research activities.
Candidates in all areas of Computer Science, Mathematics, and connected fields are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. by Summer 2024 (ABD considered) as well as excellent teaching skills and experience. The College and the Department seek candidates who are well-prepared to engage students from diverse backgrounds and equipped to use varied pedagogies in the classroom. These and other capacities as an instructor of undergraduate students should be explained in a detailed statement of teaching experiences and interests.
The appointment officially begins July 1, 2024, with teaching responsibilities commencing with the fall semester. Applications received by February 15, 2024, will be given full consideration and those received after this date will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, and a research statement via Interfolio (http://apply.interfolio.com/139080). Please also arrange to have three letters of reference submitted via Interfolio in support of the application (including the name, title, affiliation, phone number, and email address of each reference). If possible, at least one letter of reference should address the candidate’s teaching abilities.
Questions about the Computer Science program or the application process should be directed to Steven Lindell (slindell [at] haverford.edu). For technical questions, please contact lnterfolio directly at 1-877-997-8807 or help [at] interfolio.com.
Haverford College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, social justice, and providing equal opportunities and access to all individuals regardless of race, ethnicity, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, disability, or veteran status. Women, non-binary and transgender individuals, people of color, Indigenous people, and those with other or multiple historically marginalized and/or underrepresented identities are especially encouraged to apply. Haverford College and our consortial partners are located on Lenape lands.