The Department of Computer Science at the University of Pittsburgh is conducting a search for a non-tenure track lecturer position effective September 2015, pending budgetary approval. All applications form experienced instructors with educational accomplishments and intellectual leadership are encouraged ideal candidates must have a PHD in Computer Science or similar field and should demonstrate excellence in instruction and educational curiosity. Lecturers teach three courses per 15-week semester, class sizes are typically 50 or fewer students, and TA support is available typically for grading. Additional qualifications include experience advising undergraduate students, designing and managing curricula, enhancing diversity, and promoting extra-curricular activities.
Application Process: Candidates should apply on-line at https://cs.pitt.edu/recruitnts. Review of applications will begin January 15, 2015 and continue until a suitable candidate for the position is found. The University of Pittsburgh is among the nation's oldest and most distinguished research universities. Computer Science resides within the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences where 30 departments offer a wide variety of high-quality academic programs. For more information on living in Pittsburgh, visit www.coolpgh.pitt.edu.
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.
Pitt... faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.
Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.
Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.