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Assistant Professor of Practice in Computer Science & Engineering

University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, Nebraska 68508
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The Jeffrey S. Raikes School of Computer Science and Management in partnership with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at The University of Nebraska-Lincoln invites applications for a position at the rank of Assistant Professor of Practice, beginning August 14, 2019. This is a 9 month, full-time, teaching-focused, non-tenure track, career-oriented position housed within the Raikes School. The initial appointment for this position is for a term of up to three years, with the opportunity for future multi-year renewals. The teaching load is four courses per year at the Raikes School, the majority of which are lower-level classes in computer science and software engineering. Additionally, this position will support 3 to 5 Design Studio teams per year.

The Raikes School is a residential undergraduate honors program integrating the teaching of computing and management. Students take two years of Design Studio, a team-based capstone experience developing real projects for real clients. The school is located in Lincoln, NE, the third largest of the Big-10 cities, and the locus of the “silicon prairie”. Our curriculum integrates design thinking, model thinking, and innovation.

How to apply:

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2018 and continue until the position is filled. To view details of the position and make application, go to http://employment.unl.edu, requisition #F_180029.

Applicants will be required to attach the following documents:

  1. Letter of interest with brief narrative addressing qualifications for the position.
  2. Curriculum vita.
  3. Official graduate school transcripts.
  4. Name and contact information for three references (at time of application).
  5. Please send three letters of reference separately to the search committee chair (Raikes PoP Search Committee Chair, Attn: David Keck, PO Box 880690, Lincoln, NE 68588-0690).

As an EO/AA employer, qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation. See http://www.unl.edu/equity/notice-nondiscrimination.


Minimum qualifications:

  1. PhD in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related discipline. Candidates working on their dissertation with an anticipated completion date before August 2019 will be considered.
  2. Evidence of strong teaching ability.

Preferred qualifications:

  1. Previous college teaching experience.
  2. Industry software development experience.
  3. Project management experience to support and supervise Raikes Design Studio student projects and teams.


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Posted: 2018-09-13 Expires: 2018-11-12

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