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Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Friends University


Date Posted Jun. 21, 2022
Title Assistant Professor of Computer Science
University Friends University
Wichita, KS, United States
Department Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 2022
 
 
  • Assistant Professor
  • Computer/Information Sciences
 
 

Friends University invites applications for a full-time faculty member in the Division of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. The ideal candidate will be able to teach a wide variety of computer science topics. This position is a tenure-track, nine-month faculty appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor and reports to the Chair of the Division of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics. The ideal candidate will hold a doctoral degree in computer science or a related field, although applicants who hold a Master’s degree and have significant academic and/or professional experience will also be considered.  Friends University is looking for a faculty member who can integrate the University’s Christian mission with their teaching.

About the University

Friends University offers a complement of traditional undergraduate majors, non-traditional adult degree-completion programs, and professional graduate programs.  Founded in 1898, the University is situated on a beautiful park-like campus in the heart of Wichita, Kansas. Wichita is a vibrant urban city with all the charms of a small town.  Our great community offers something for everyone and is rich in arts, education, leisure, and commercial resources.

Friends University seeks to hire faculty who will embrace our mission and celebrate our commitment to equipping students to honor God in their personal, professional, and spiritual lives by adhering to the University’s RISE Core Values (Respect, Inclusion, Service and Excellence).  The mission of the University is:

Friends University, a Christian University of Quaker heritage, equips students to honor God and serve others by integrating their intellectual, spiritual and professional lives.

Expectations & Responsibilities

The successful candidate will teach classes in computer science. Classes will be assigned based on the faculty member’s academic and professional qualifications in accordance with accreditation standards.

Additional duties include:

  • Participation in recruitment of prospective students
  • University committee assignments
  • Student advising
  • Networking and outreach
  • Effective use of instructional technology
  • Curriculum updates
  • Program review
  • Assessment and accreditation duties
  • Other duties as assigned

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

The successful candidate will hold, at a minimum, a Master’s degree in computer science or a closely related field and will have significant academic and/or professional experience. 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

The university prefers to hire a candidate who holds a doctoral degree in computer science or a closely related field.

Please visit our employment site at www.friends.edu/employment to apply.  Only applications submitted through this Friends University website application process will be accepted.


 
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