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Computer Science: Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor

Mathematics and Computer Science – Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois, invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in Computer Science at the Assistant Professor rank beginning in August of the 2018-2019 academic year. A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related discipline is required at or near the time of appointment.  Applicants should be interested in teaching a broad range of undergraduate CS courses.
Augustana College is a selective liberal arts college of approximately 2,500 students, most of whom live on a wooded 115-acre campus.  Rock Island, Illinois, is part of the Illinois-Iowa Quad Cities along the Mississippi River, a diverse metropolitan area with 400,000 residents, located about three hours west of Chicago and 45 minutes east of Iowa City, home of the University of Iowa.
Details about Augustana College, our expectation of the faculty, the selection process and the Quad Cities all are available at the Faculty Search website: http://www.augustanafaculty.org.
Questions may be directed to the chair of the department, Stacey Rodman at staceyrodman@augustana.edu .  Review of applications will begin March 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

A complete application includes:

  • a cover letter indicating an interest in and understanding of teaching in a liberal arts setting
  • curriculum vitae
  • copy of graduate transcript
  • a list of references
  • a teaching statement
  • a research statement

To apply, please email application materials to sherrydocherty@augustana.edu using the subject line: Search #103-18 Computer Science, and directed to Gail Summer. Alternatively, application materials can be mailed to: Search #103-18 Computer Science, C/O Gail Summer, Dean of the College, Augustana College, 639 – 38th Street, Rock Island, IL 61201.
The succecessful candidate will have the opportunity to help shape the future of a small but vibrant computer science program.  Candidates from a diverse range of backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Augustana College is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from women and persons of diverse ethnic backgrounds.  We do not discriminate based on age, race, color, ethnic origin, gender, sexual orientation, disability or creed.

Review of applications will begin March 1, 2018 and continue until the position is filled.

Click here for an example Syllabus from the Computer Science Department
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