Computer Science and Engineering Professor of Practice
September 29, 2017
Position Description - Applications are invited for a full-time, non-tenure track, Teaching Faculty position (Professor of Practice) in the Computer Science and Engineering Department of Lehigh University (http://www.cse.lehigh.edu), to start in August 2018.
The successful applicant should hold a graduate degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field. The candidate must demonstrate a strong commitment to quality and innovation in undergraduate education. Applicants should be comfortable teaching core courses in computer science as well as elective courses in their areas of interest.
The faculty of the Computer Science and Engineering department maintains an outstanding international reputation in a variety of research areas, and includes ACM and IEEE fellows as well as five NSF CAREER award winners. The department currently has 21 full-time faculty members, and more than 400 undergraduate and 60 graduate students. The department offers B.A., B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and jointly oversees B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degree programs in Computer Engineering with the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. The department also offers a B.S. in Computer Science and Business in cooperation with the College of Business and Economics. Lehigh University is a private, highly selective institution that is consistently ranked among the top 50 national research universities by U.S. News & World Report. Located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Lehigh is 80 miles west of New York City and 50 miles north of Philadelphia, providing an accessible and convenient location that offers an appealing mix of urban and rural lifestyles. Lehigh Valley cities and towns are regularly listed as among the best places to live in the country.
Lehigh is a premier residential research university, ranked in the top tier of national research universities each year. We are a coeducational, nondenominational, private university that offers a distinct academic environment of undergraduate and graduate students from across the globe.