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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Job Code 10312017)


Announcement

Located on more than 27,000 acres in northwest Georgia in a setting of great natural beauty, Berry College provides an integrated education that unites a challenging academic program with great opportunities for spiritual and moral growth, work experience, and significant service to others.

College/Department: Mathematics and Computer Science

Start Date: August 2018

Job Summary

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Berry College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Computer Science starting August 2018. Teaching responsibilities include core courses in the Computer Science program as well as electives in the candidate’s area of interest. Preference will be given to candidates with the ability and interest to also teach introductory-level Mathematics courses (elementary statistics and/or calculus). Applications from candidates in any area of research are welcome, though priority may be given to those with interests in data science, data analytics, or machine learning. The ideal candidate will demonstrate aptitude and enthusiasm for teaching in a liberal arts environment and a desire to contribute to the culture and development of a small but growing Computer Science program. In addition to teaching, position responsibilities include developing a focused research agenda that incorporates undergraduate students

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field. ABD candidates near completion will be considered. Review of applications will begin December 1, 2017 and continue until the position is filled.

Instructions to Applicants

Applicants should send a letter of application that includes a statement describing commitment to (or experience with) diversity, along with a current CV, unofficial graduate transcripts, a statement of research plans, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation (at least two of which should address evidence of, or potential for, teaching excellence) by e-mail to BerryCS@berry.edu or by post to: Computer Science Search Committee Department of Mathematics and Computer Science Berry College Box 495014 Mount Berry, GA 30149-5014

Website

http://www.berry.edu/academics/science/math/