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Continuing Lecturer, Department of Computer Science (003012-2014)

The Department of Computer Science at Purdue University invites applications for a Continuing Lecturer position beginning May 2014.  This position is a non-tenure track instructor position.  Duties include teaching and development of computer science undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses.

Qualifications: Applicants should hold an M.S. degree in Computer Science or related field with at least 3 years of teaching experience and be proficient in teaching programming concepts (such as data types, conditionals, repetition, data collections, algorithms), programming languages (such as C, C++, Java, Python), data structures (such as lists, trees, graphs), foundations of computer science (such as sets, functions, relations, number representations, algorithm analysis), computer architecture (such as instruction sets, memory and address spaces, assembly language), and systems programming (such as processes, threads, system calls, library functions, embedded systems).

Requirements: A successful candidate will have interest in and ability to teach large lecture sections, interact with students in small laboratory sections, and train and supervise a large number of undergraduate teaching assistants.  A strong commitment to excellence in teaching and exceptional organizational skills is expected.

This position carries competitive salary and benefits.  A continuing lecturer will have access to world class departmental and university computing facilities in addition to computing equipment for the preparation and delivery of course material. Further information about the department can be found at http://www.cs.purdue.edu.

Applications: Review of applications will begin on February 17, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.  Applicants are strongly encouraged to apply electronically by sending a .PDF file containing curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests and objectives, and names and contact information of at least three references to lect-search@cs.purdue.edu.  Hard copies of applications can be sent to:

Chair, Lecturer Search Committee
Department of Computer Science
305 North University Street
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2107

A background check will be required for employment.

Purdue University is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.