Faculty Position - Lecturer


The Computer Science Department at North Carolina State University (NCSU) invites applications from outstanding educators for one Lecturer position starting August 2018. Candidates must have a minimum of a MS degree (or equivalent) in Computer Science or related field along with appropriate experience, by August 15, 2018. Candidates should provide demonstrated commitment to quality undergraduate teaching.

The Lecturer is responsible for the preparation, maintenance, and delivery of E115 and other course materials as needed, as well as the evaluations of students. Additionally, a Lecturer will be responsible for teaching one or more undergraduate course(s) in the department. Other job duties include Lab coordination, which requires scheduling and managing the use of the laboratory facilities; hiring, training, and supervising student assistants for the lab sections; support of the use of the labs for seminars and demonstrations; and coordination with facilities personnel. The Lecturer may assist in the planning of curriculum and scheduling for assigned courses (e.g., E115, CSC111, CSC113, CSC116, and CSC200) and others as needed. Creation and maintenance of in-class and online materials to support classes is expected. Other duties may include teaching of other computer science courses, faculty service, and other duties identified by the Department Head or the Director of the NC State Computer Science Undergraduate Program. Up to 5 years of experience may be necessary/required depending on the area of course(s) taught. Skills and experience in using university class scheduling and Student Information Systems is preferred.

The Department of Computer Science and NC State is one of the oldest and largest CS departments in the country. It is part of the university’s College of Engineering. NCSU is located in Raleigh, capital of North Carolina, which forms one vertex of the world-famous Research Triangle, including Research Triangle Park (RTP). RTP has one of the most diverse industrial bases in the world, and is a center of excellence for technology and science. The Research Triangle area is routinely recognized in nationwide surveys as one of the best places to live in the U.S. We enjoy outstanding public schools, affordable housing, and great weather, all in the proximity of both mountains and the seashore.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. The positions will remain open until suitable candidates are identified. Applicants are encouraged to apply by January 15, 2018. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Applicants should submit the following online at http://jobs.ncsu.edu (reference position number 00106662): cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and names and complete contact information of three references, including email addresses and phone numbers. Candidates can obtain information about the department and its research programs, as well as more detail about the position advertised here at http://www.csc.ncsu.edu/. For more info, see Insider Higher Ed. Inquiries may be sent via email to: csc-teaching-fac-search@lists.ncsu.edu.

North Carolina State University is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In addition, NC State University welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation. Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process should contact the Department of Computer Science at (919) 515-2858.


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