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2017-12-052018-01-04

Limited term (3-year) Instructor in Computer Science

Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Faculty of Computer Science is seeking candidates for the position of Instructor for a 3-year limited term position. The position will primarily involve developing and teaching first and second -year undergraduate courses targeted at students outside of the Faculty of Computer Science, and participating in Faculty administration and undergraduate affairs, such as the Curriculum Committee and undergraduate student advising.

Candidates for this position must have at least a Masters degree in Computer Science or related discipline. The successful candidate must be willing to deliver large general interest courses to students from a variety of backgrounds and disciplines. The ability to engage and motivate large classes, and to excite students from other disciplines about computer science will be prioritized. Previous experience in teaching large diverse university classes and developing computing courses for students from other disciplines and/or lower level computer science courses will be considered an asset.

Eligible candidates are encouraged to apply for this position with a package including a C.V., cover letter, a teaching dossier and the email addresses of three references. The dossier must provide any available and pertinent evidences of teaching effectiveness and innovation. The applicant must also include the Equity Self-Identification form as part of their application material (see URL below).

Application packages must be submitted in PDF format to instructor-search@cs.dal.ca.

Review of applications will begin on January 31st, 2018 and will continue until the position is filled. Please also arrange for your referees to forward letters of references directly to this email address.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The University encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

Deadline: January 31st, 2018 (or until position is filled)

Submission address for application documents and reference letters: instructor-search@cs.dal.ca

Location of this advertisement: www.cs.dal.ca

Self-Identification form: http://www.dal.ca/becounted/selfid

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