The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in the College of Sciences at Eastern Illinois University invites applications for an annually contracted position in computer science with the potential for conversion to tenure-track.
We are seeking an applicant who has a concentration in one or more of the following areas: networking, databases, artificial intelligence, machine learning, parallel programming, or distributed systems. Preference will be given to candidates with a PhD in Computer Science or related discipline, ABD considered. Strong candidates in any area of specialty will be considered. Ph.D. required for tenure. The ideal candidate will enjoy teaching both lower and upper division computer science classes, service level mathematics courses, and be able to engage in curriculum development. Demonstrated commitment to diversity and experience with promoting inclusive excellence is required. The position begins August 2018.
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science currently offers four undergraduate degrees, including a newly revised B.S. in computer science. Additionally, we offer two graduate programs – one in mathematics and one in mathematics education. Information about the department can be found at https://www.eiu.edu/math/about.php.
How to apply
Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, statement of research interests, all transcripts, and three letters of reference. Application materials must be submitted electronically to Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.com/46107. Review of applications will begin February 23, 2018. For questions about the search, please contact Andrew Mertz, Search Committee Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.