Associate Clinical Professor of Computer Science
The University of Chicago: Physical Sciences Division: Department of Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Chicago invites applications for a position of Associate Clinical Professor of Computer Science to teach Systems classes in its Masters Program in Computer Science (MPCS, https://masters.cs.uchicago.edu).
This full-time, benefit-eligible appointment is for an initial three-year term, with possibility of renewal. This is a teaching position with no research responsibilities, and a teaching load of six courses across three academic quarters of the year (Autumn, Winter, Spring).
The person holding this position must be able to teach at least two of the following courses: Introduction to Computer Systems, Advanced Computer Systems, Networks, Operating Systems, Distributed Systems, Parallel Programming, Compilers, Computer Architecture, Introduction to Computer Security, or Functional Programming. Syllabi for past offerings of these classes can be found at https://mpcs-courses.cs.uchicago.edu/. Depending on the applicant’s background and interests, the person holding this position may also be asked to teach other classes in the MPCS.
- A doctorate in Computer Science or a related field at the time of appointment, or 10 years of relevant industry experience.
- Must have been the instructor of record in at least 1800 units of undergraduate and/or graduate course offerings in Computer Science or a related field over the span of at least six calendar years. 1800 units is typically equivalent to 18 quarter-long course offerings, or 12 semester-long course offerings. See https://registrar.uchicago.edu/records/transcripts/transcript-key/credit-conversion-chart-equivalencies/ for equivalencies between teaching units and semester/quarter hours.
- Work experience in a computing-related industry.
- Applications must be submitted online through the University of Chicago Jobs website: apply.interfolio.com/77092. Review of applications will begin on August 20, 2020 and continue until the position is filled. The following materials are required:
- a curriculum vitae, a one to three-page teaching statement, a list of three references contact information, at least three teaching evaluations from at least two distinct classes.