The Department of Computer Science in Mercer University’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is accepting applications for a Lecturer position. The appointment will be effective August 1, 2022.
Applicants should have a strong commitment to undergraduate education. Responsibilities primarily include teaching introductory undergraduate programming courses in computer science. Responsibilities could also include teaching introductory courses in data science, information technology, or cybersecurity, and assisting in computer and technology related curriculum development within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
Mercer University is a private university distinguished by its commitment to teaching, empowering and inspiring its students to create, discover, and serve. The university offers rigorous programs to more than 8,700 students enrolled in schools of liberal arts and sciences, engineering, music, business, law, pharmacy, medicine, nursing, health professions, education, theology, and professional advancement. The highly selective, residential, undergraduate-only College of Liberal Arts and Sciences enrolls over 1900 students. Among the freshmen in 2021, 27% are 1st generation college students, 36% are Pell-eligible, and 51% are Black/African American, Asian, or Hispanic/Latinx. The College, which hosts a chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, is dedicated to cultivating intellectual curiosity, respectful dialog, and responsible citizenry. It is located in the historic city of Macon, Georgia, which is the educational, medical, cultural and commercial hub of Middle Georgia, an hour and a half south of Atlanta. To learn more about Mercer University, visit Mercer’s web site at www.mercer.edu.
The Computer Science Department, situated in the College of Liberal Arts and Science, offers the BS degrees in computer science, computational science, cybersecurity, and information science and technology. BA degrees are offered in computer science, cybersecurity, and information science and technology. The BS degree program in computer science is accredited by ABET. The Department also offers coursework in support of the Computer Engineering major that is offered through the School of Engineering, and coursework for Business majors in the School of Business.
|Special Instructions to Applicants
Interested individuals should submit an online application and attach a letter of interest, CV, a statement of teaching philosophy including candidate’s approach to teaching a diverse student population, and a list of at least three references.
For additional information, contact Dr. Bob Allen at (478) 301-2823 or at email@example.com.