23 days old


University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53211
  • Job Code
  • Job Type
    Employee, Contract
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

The College of Engineering & Applied Science, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, is accepting applications for an Instructor to teach courses in Computer Science at the undergraduate and graduate level. In this position, you will be responsible for the coordination, planning, preparation, presentation, evaluation of classroom instruction, including assessment of outcomes for ABET accreditation and related activities. The preferred applicant will be able to teach several types of core computing courses, such as Computer Architecture, Operating Systems, Distributed Systems, Networks, or Security. A full teaching load is 4 instructional classes per semester, with a possibility for additional summer teaching. Periodically when needed, the Department may assign a special project in lieu of an instructional assignment. A strong candidate will be able to demonstrate strong commitment to excellence and inclusion in teaching and possess excellent communication skills.

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) is a doctoral/research intensive university and Wisconsin’s premier public urban institution, offering a comprehensive liberal arts, sciences, and professional education at the undergraduate and graduate level to its 25,000 students. UWM has earned the highest rating for a research institution from the Carnegie Classification of Institution of Higher Education, often referred to as R1 status. UWM is one of only two R1 institutions in the state of Wisconsin. The College of Engineering & Applied Science consists of seven departments—Biomedical Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering. The College has approximately 1,750 undergraduate students and 450 graduate students, both Master’s and Doctoral. Greater Milwaukee, the third-ranked manufacturing center in the United States, is home to 400+ engineering firms and 1300+ manufacturing firms with annual receipts of 24 billion dollars. The College has a long history of industrial collaboration and research support. More information about the College can be found at http://uwm.edu/engineering/.

This is a continuous recruitment with an initial review date of July 1, 2021. Applications received after July 1, 2021 may not receive consideration.

Interested applicants are required to apply online and provide:

• A cover letter describing your interest in and qualifications for the position,
• A detailed resume or curriculum vitae,
• An academic transcripts or student/peer teaching evaluations related to intended areas of instruction, and
• A minimum of three professional references that includes names, addresses (including e-mail), and telephone numbers.

In instances where the Search and Screen Committee is unable to ascertain from a candidate’s application materials whether she/he meets any of the qualifications, they will be evaluated as not meeting such qualifications. UWM will not consider paper, emailed or faxed applications.


Minimum Qualifications

Applicants for this position must have:

• PhD in Computer Science from an accredited institution

Preferred Qualifications

Highly qualified candidates will also have:

• Teaching experience in Computer Science at the college level, and evidence of teaching excellence
• Evidence of experience or interest in broadening participation in computing
• Demonstrated ability to teach several types of core computing courses, such as Computer Architecture, Operating Systems, Distributed Systems, Networks, Security or Databases


Posted: 2021-05-26 Expires: 2021-06-25

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