Michigan Technological University — Lecturer, Department of Computer Science

Applications are invited for a Lecturer position beginning August 2017 or Spring 2018. An applicant for a Lecturer position must have a master’s or doctoral degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering, or equivalent, and is expected to demonstrate potential for excellence in teaching and the ability to contribute to the departmental service needs. The candidate should be able to teach across the CS curriculum, particularly second and third-year computer systems courses. The expected teaching load is three courses per semester. Lecturers are welcome to engage in research, especially related to computer science education. A combination of professional computing and teaching experience is preferred. ABET experience is a significant plus. Salary is negotiable depending upon qualifications. Lecturers are appointed for two-year, renewable terms, and there is opportunity for promotion to Senior and Principal Lecturer.

The Department has 21 faculty, 450 undergraduate students in two degree programs (Computer Science and Software Engineering) and 48 M.S. and Ph.D. students. Faculty research interests include architecture, artificial intelligence, compilers, distributed systems, education, embedded and multimedia systems, graphics, human computer interaction, machine learning, mobile computing, software engineering, virtual environments, visualization, security, and wireless networking. The Department is a member of the university’s Alliance for Computing, Information & Automation, and participates in several interdisciplinary initiatives, including the Data Science graduate program.

Michigan Technological University is a research university in Houghton, Michigan with 7,100 students and 400 faculty with educational and research programs in computing, engineering, physical and social sciences, forestry, humanities and business. Michigan Tech is located in Michigan’s scenic Upper Peninsula and is surrounded by Lake Superior and nearby forests. The community offers year‐ round recreational and cultural opportunities. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Women and under-represented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Applications should be submitted online at www.jobs.mtu.edu. To learn more about the opportunity, please visit https://www.jobs.mtu.edu/postings/5265 or contact the Department Chair, Dr. Min Song, at mins@mtu.edu or (906) 487-2209. Michigan Tech is an ADVANCE institution, one of a limited number of universities in receipt of NSF funds in support of our commitment to increase diversity and the participation and advancement of women in STEM. Michigan Tech is a member of the AGEP network of universities dedicated to increasing the number of underrepresented minorities obtaining graduate degrees in STEM fields. Michigan Tech acknowledges the importance of supporting dual career partners and retaining a quality workforce. Michigan Tech is committed to offering career exploration advice and assistance whenever feasible and appropriate at the University and in the local community. See www.dual.mtu.edu for additional information.

Michigan Technological University is an Equal Opportunity Educational Institution/Equal Opportunity Employer, which includes providing equal opportunity for protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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