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Lecturer of Computer Science - One Year Appointment - Fall 2017

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Job Title: Lecturer of Computer Science - One Year Appointment - Fall 2017
Campus: Metropolitan Campus, Teaneck, NJ
Department: School of Computer Sciences and Engineering- Metro
Hiring Manager: Alfred Tan
Hiring Manager Title: Director, Gildart Haase School of CS & Engineering
College: University College
Position Type: Faculty
Grade: Faculty
FLSA: Exempt
Faculty Rank: Lecturer
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Status: Full-Time
Months Worked: 9 Month
Job Summary:

The Gildart Haase School of Computer Sciences and Engineering of Fairleigh Dickinson University invites applications for a non-tenure-track position in Computer Science at the rank of Lecturer. The School offers BS/MS Computer Science, BS/MS Electrical Engineering, MS Management Information Systems, MS Electronic Commerce, MS Computer Engineering, BS Civil Engineering, BS Information Technology, BA and BS Mathematics programs, as well as four BS programs in various fields of Engineering Technology at the Metropolitan Campus. Two new programs, BS Mechanical Engineering and MS Cybersecurity and Information Assurance, will be offered in the upcoming fall 2017 semester. A BS Computer Engineering program is being developed to complement the related existing programs.

The successful candidate is expected to teach Computer Science courses at all levels; provide academic advising; participate actively in student recruitment and retention efforts, learning outcomes assessment, and curriculum and laboratory development; supervise student organizations and accompany students on field trips and to conferences; help promote the MS and BS Computer Science and other related programs; and keep abreast of current developments in the Computer Science field. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting in the supervision of adjunct faculty, helping maintain ABET accreditation for the BS Computer Science program at the Metropolitan Campus and its related programs, and implementing the School’s initiatives. Furthermore, the successful candidate is expected to help in developing the BS Computer Engineering program and getting the BS Computer Engineering and the BS Information Technology programs accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) and the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET, respectively, to be present on campus at least four of the five working days, and to attend open houses and outreach programs, which are conducted on a few weekends.

Required Qualifications:

1. MS in Computer Science or closely related field, with significant relevant industry experience, or PhD in Computer Science or closely related field.

2. Strong commitment to excellence in teaching, research, service, and contributions to student welfare.

3. Demonstrated ability to foster student learning in Computer Science, regardless of level.

4. Superior oral and written communications skills and ability to work collaboratively.

5. Employment is contingent upon a satisfactory background check. Candidates for hire will be required to sign a waiver authorizing the background check and produce a Social Security Card.

Preferred Qualification: Strong background in or solid knowledge of cybersecurity is preferred.

Preferred Qualifications:
Hours Worked
Posting Date: 08/03/2017
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Application Types Accepted: Faculty Profile

Supplemental Questions

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Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Teaching Philosophy
  2. Letter of Reference 1
  3. Letter of Reference 2
  4. Letter of Reference 3