Internal Job Number: P01054UF
OSU-Cascades invites applications for a full-time (1.0FTE), 9-month Instructor in Computer Science. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean.
Oregon State University's commitment to student success includes hiring, retaining, and developing diverse faculty to mentor and educate our undergraduate and graduate students from entry through graduation. Our Strategic Plan (http://oregonstate.edu/leadership/strategicplan/phase3) articulates the strategies we believe critical to advancing and equalizing student success. As part of this commitment, OSU has established a hiring initiative designed to support these strategies.
In alignment with this initiative, Oregon State University-Cascades, in Bend, Oregon Invites applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE), 9 month, Computer Science Instructor. The person in this position is assigned to work at Oregon State University-Cascades, located in Bend, Oregon. Reappointment is at the discretion of the Dean.
Ideally, the candidate will be able to begin employment in September 2017. The Computer Science Instructor should be able to teach a broad range of undergraduate computer science courses including, but not limited to, introductory computer science, data structures, analysis of algorithms, web development, and database management systems. More importantly, the ideal candidate should be passionate about code, be able to refine coursework, execute effective modern pedagogy, conduct sound assessments of learning, and cultivate a culture of engaged learners. The undergraduate Computer Science program at OSU-Cascades was officially launched in Fall 2014 and offers students an Applied BS option in "Web and Mobile Software Development".
OSU-Cascades is a small, friendly campus, often selected by students for its small class sizes and intimate academic environment that enables meaningful student and faculty interactions. Additionally, the size of the campus encourages a high degree of interdisciplinary interaction and collegiality. At the same time, a strong partnership exists with OSU-Corvallis, which has a diverse student body of 25,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states, and more than 100 countries.
OSU-Cascades, located in Bend, Ore., is a branch campus of Oregon State University. Established in 2001, the university currently enrolls more than 1,100 students in bachelor's and master's degree programs. The campus expanded to a four-year university in 2015, and opened its new campus in 2016. The branch campus has ambitious enrollment goals to reach 3,000 to 5,000 students by 2025. OSU-Cascades is engaged in building a culturally diverse and community-centric educational environment.
The anticipated start date for this position is September 16, 2017.
Minimum Qualifications (Staff) / Guidelines (Faculty):
Typically requires Master’s degree in discipline appropriate to the field of teaching/instructional tasks.
M.S. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Computer Engineering, or related area is required.
The ability to teach most undergraduate computer science courses, especially introductory computer science, data structures, analysis of algorithms, web development, and/or database management systems, is required.
Effective university teaching experience is required.
Faculty at OSU-Cascades are committed to undergraduate and graduate student success. We seek faculty who have evidence of educating and mentoring a diverse group of learners, which may include experience with sponsoring student research or internships, developing study abroad opportunities, service learning courses, or the use of innovation pedagogies such as hybrid or online learning.
A demonstrable commitment to promoting and enhancing diversity and inclusion.
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Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with education and experience