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Assistant Professor of Computer Science

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Position Information

Posting Number F000072
Position Title Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Department Computer Science/Engineering
Division College of Arts & Sciences
FLSA Status Exempt
Faculty Status Tenure Track
Supervisor Title Chair, Computer Science
Status Full-time Tenure-Track Faculty
Tenure Track Yes
Position Summary

The Department of Computer Science in the College of Arts and Sciences at North Central College invites applications for a tenure-track position in Computer Science to begin September 2018. Appointment at the rank of assistant professor is anticipated, but advanced rank will be considered for qualified candidates. A PhD in computer science or a closely related field in computing is required, and teaching experience in computer science is strongly desired. In addition to core computer science courses, primary teaching responsibilities will center on the following areas: web applications and services, .NET framework, and cloud computing. Candidates should have demonstrated potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and mentoring, and must be committed to developing an active research program engaging undergraduates.

Founded in 1861, North Central College is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution of about 3000 students, located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville. The college is within walking distance of the Naperville Metra station and is next to downtown Naperville. The Naperville area is home to many excellent school districts and Naperville, IL has been ranked as one of the best places to live by Money magazine.

For more information, please visit: North Central College is an EEO Employer.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests and plans, and name and contact information for three professional references.

For further information, please email Dr. Sun-il Kim, Chair, Computer Science Department, at

Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2017 and continue until the position is closed.

Employment Conditions

An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of the College’s background screening process.

Number of Vacancies 1

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EEO Statement

North Central College is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to increasing the diversity of our workforce. North Central College provides reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities where appropriate. If you need reasonable accommodation, please notify the Office of Human Resource. Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.

Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter/Letter of Interest
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Unofficial Graduate Transcripts
  5. Names and contact information of three professional references
  6. Statement of research interests and plans
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