Assistant and Associate Professor

Posting Details

Posting Details

Requisition Number F319P
Job Position Title Assistant and Associate Professor
Department Computer Science/Software Engineering
Immediate Supervisor Title Chair
FLSA Exempt
Grade None
Union FAMCO
Status Full-time
Total Number of Authorized Work Hours per Week
Total Number of Authorized Work Weeks per Year 44
Advertised Rate of Pay Discussed during interview
Position Summary

The Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering at Monmouth University announces three tenure-track positions for the fall 2018 semester:

1. One Associate or Assistant Professor in computer science and/or software engineering with a background in data science.
2. Two Assistant Professors in computer science and/or software engineering, with demonstrable research and expertise in cyber security or related areas.

Candidates must have a PhD degree in computer science or software engineering or other related discipline or ABD status with degree completion expected by date of employment. The successful applicant will teach 9 credits per semester of undergraduate and graduate courses in computer science, software engineering, information systems or information technology (12 credits with a 3 credit load reduction). Candidates are expected to develop a strong, independent research program that integrates undergraduate and graduate student participation. Candidates are expected to actively pursue external funding to support their research efforts.

Monmouth University’s Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering offers three undergraduate degrees in Computer Science and Software Engineering (two undergraduate programs are ABET-accredited), and three Master of Science degrees (Computer Science, Software Engineering and Information Systems) which together serve approximately three hundred students. An Information Technology minor and general education course offering services over one thousand students per year. The department is in a period of growth, and is looking for student-centered faculty who will provide Monmouth students with the transformative and enlightening computing education in which we take pride.

We invite applicants with a passion for learning and for stimulating passion in learners of all ages, for inspiring and fostering critical thinking and active learning across undergraduate and graduate student populations, and for guiding and engaging students of all levels in exciting research opportunities provided by computing.

Given our location in the midst of the vibrant Jersey Shore technology corridor, we welcome applicants eager to interact with industry in providing students real-world experiences through cooperative initiatives. Likewise, we invite candidates eager to lead our students and the wider Monmouth University community in emergent interdisciplinary computing opportunities.

Successful candidates will be expected to actively mentor and advise students and serve on committees at the department, school and university levels.

We invite those whose professional goals match our faculty interests to apply. We look forward to reading about your fit for our positions, including opportunities you have provided/will provide for student learning experiences related to your primary research area, innovations in teaching (within the scope of your experiences), leadership qualities, and outstanding communication and interpersonal skills. Monmouth University values diversity and invites applications from underrepresented groups who will enrich the research, teaching and service missions of the university.

We will review applications on a rolling basis, with all applications received by December 4, 2017 receiving our fullest consideration (this date has been extended). The application process will remain open until the positions are filled.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

The following documents are all required for application consideration: Cover letter, CV, Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Research Statement (provide in Other documents), and transcripts.

Desirable documents: three letters of recommendation, two representative research papers, and, if available, two examples of teaching success. Direct to: Search Chair, Computer Science-Software Engineering, 400 Cedar Ave. Monmouth University, West Long Branch, NJ 07764.

Required Skills or Software Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
Required Years of Experience
Required Degree, Licenses or Certifications Doctoral degree, ABD candidates may be considered with degree completion expected by date of employment
Other Requirements

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or other related discipline.

Preferred Qualifications
Posting Date 10/19/2017
Closing Date

Job Duties

Job Duties

Duty

Teach 9 credits per semester of undergraduate and graduate courses in computer science, software engineering information systems or information technology (12 credits per semester with a 3 credit course load reduction).

Regular or Occasional Regular
Duty

Actively mentor and advise students.

Regular or Occasional Regular
Duty

Serve on various committees at the Department, School or University levels.

Regular or Occasional Regular
Duty

Maintain an active research program. Actively pursue external funding to support research efforts and integrate undergraduate and graduate students in research efforts.

Regular or Occasional Regular

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or other related discipline, or ABD status with degree completion expected by date of employment?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. Where did you hear about this job opening?

    (Open Ended Question)

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
Optional Documents
  1. First Letter of Recommendation
  2. Second Letter of Recommendation
  3. Third Letter of Recommendation
  4. Transcripts
  5. Other Document
  6. Professional References

Log in to http://jobs.monmouth.edu to apply for this position no later than the closing date.

Monmouth University is deeply committed to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusiveness and seeks to create a pluralistic community for all staff, faculty, and students. Monmouth University is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.