Assistant Teaching Professor in Department of Software and Information Systems at UNC Charlotte
University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
Preferred Education: Doctorate
Assistant Teaching Professor Positions in Department of Software and Information Systems at UNC Charlotte
The Department of Software and Information Systems (SIS) in the College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) offers BA and BS degrees in Computer Science with concentrations in software engineering, cyber security, web and mobile applications, human computer interaction and information technology. SIS offers a MS in Information Technology, MS in Cyber Security, and a PhD in Computer and Information Systems. SIS is in a phase of significant growth in the number of students and faculty. Applications are solicited for two Assistant Teaching Professor positions in software development and cyber security, respectively. Priority will be given to applicants who can teach undergraduate and graduate courses in cyber security, software engineering, and software systems.
The College of Computing and Informatics (CCI) is the fastest-growing college in the UNC System—and delivers the largest computer science program in North Carolina. The college operates three departments and a school that offer bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs: Bioinformatics and Genomics (BiG), Computer Science (CS), Software and Information Systems (SIS), and School of Data Science (SDS). CCI expresses its longstanding commitment to students and the community with access, equity and inclusivity. It is an established leader in high-tech education and research with an average annual research funding of more than $10 million.
SIS is experiencing significant growth in student numbers and externally funded research. The department has established relationships with local industry partners and is seeing a surge of interest in its core areas of teaching and research. In joining this department you will become part of an exciting time of new curriculum and education program development. UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, UNC Charlotte is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System.
Successful candidates will be expected to teach courses in related areas at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, mentoring/advising students, develop new curriculum and courses, practice education innovation, contribute to diversity improvements, and engage students in extra-curricular and undergraduate research activities.
An ideal applicant will have a combination of a PhD degree in CS or a related discipline (required) and prior experience teaching, online and in person, computer science courses with preference for teaching and/or industry experience in cyber security.
Salary will be highly competitive. UNC Charlotte is a dual career friendly employer. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field, as well as a strong commitment to teaching and education innovation. For further details please visit http://www.sis.uncc.edu/. Application review will begin in November 2021, and will continue until the positions are filled.
Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.charlotte.edu/ The application package should include: 1) Cover Letter / Letter of Interest, 2) Curriculum Vitae, 3) Teaching Statement (including teaching innovation and CS education research interest/experience), 4) Diversity Statement and 5) Contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin November 2021 and continue until the positions are filled.
As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans to apply. The candidate chosen for these positions will be required to provide an official transcript of their highest earned degree and submit to a criminal background check.