The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Catholic University of America invites applications for a clinical assistant professor position in all areas of Computer Science, effective Fall Semester 2020.
The Catholic University of America, located in Washington D.C., is composed of 12 schools offering a wide variety of undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, in the School of Engineering, offers bachelor’s degrees (ABET accredited) and graduate degrees (MS and PhD) in both electrical engineering and computer science, as well as a master’s degree in data analytics and professional graduate certificate programs in data analytics, and cyber security and privacy. It enrolls approximately 125 undergraduates and 80 graduate students. For more information about the department please visit engineering.catholic.edu/eecs. Our University prides itself on delivering high-quality individualized education to students in a research-oriented institution that has a strong liberal arts tradition.
We seek candidates who understand, are enthusiastic about, and will make a significant contribution to the mission of the University, which reads as follows: "As the national university of the Catholic Church in the United States, founded and sponsored by the bishops of the country with the approval of the Holy See, The Catholic University of America is committed to being a comprehensive Catholic and American institution of higher learning, faithful to the teachings of Jesus Christ as handed on by the Church. Dedicated to advancing the dialogue between faith and reason, The Catholic University of America seeks to discover and impart the truth through excellence in teaching and research, all in service to the Church, the nation and the world."
Duties include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses as assigned by the department chair and supervising graduate and undergraduate students. Qualified candidates must have an earned doctorate in computer science. Candidates should have the ability to motivate and inspire students through effective teaching and communication.
Applications should include a cover letter that explains the applicant’s interest in the position, a clear statement of teaching and research interests, a complete resume, the names and contact information of at least three references, and a one- to two-page personal statement indicating how the applicant’s teaching and service will make a distinctive contribution to the University’s mission and to the vision of Catholic education outlined in the Apostolic Constitution on Catholic Universities Ex Corde Ecclesiae, which can be found here: http://w2.vatican.va/content/john-paul-ii/en/apost_constitutions/documents/….
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The University will perform background checks on all new faculty hires prior to making the final offer of employment.
Further inquiries about this position should be sent to
Dr. Lin-Ching Chang
Chair, Faculty Search Committee
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
The Catholic University of America
620 Michigan Avenue, N.E.
Washington, DC 20064
Review of applications will begin on March 1, 2020, and will continue until the position is filled.