The Computer Science Department at Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track Assistant Professor to begin September 2020. The successful candidate is expected to develop strong student advising, teaching, research and public service. The successful candidate is responsible to the department chair in matters of teaching assignments, scholarship and service. The candidate will teach an appropriate workload of both general computer science courses, as well as courses within her/his area of expertise as determined under the provision of the Collective Bargaining Agreement. The candidate will also engage in scholarship and service activities as part of this workload.
PhD in Computer Science or closely allied discipline
Demonstrated communication skills
Possess superior teaching abilities
Willingness to teach a wide range of courses at all levels and modalities
Demonstrated commitment to diversity. Must demonstrate a commitment to the diversity of a multicultural population, as well as work effectively in a team-based environment, seeking continuous improvement and adherence to the university philosophy.
University-level teaching experience
Experience working with a diverse student population who are underrepresented in computer science
Experience or interest in developing and teaching online courses
Experience in curriculum development and improvement
Screening Begins: November 1, 2019 and will be open until filled
Located in historic Ellensburg, Washington, Central Washington University is a public four-year university. Home to over 10,000 students, Central has a commitment to hands-on learning and discovery, which takes students beyond the limits of the classroom and books. Central prepares students to become well-educated citizens who are ready for high-demand careers in the workforce and offers over 150 undergraduate majors as well as graduate studies programs and research. To prepare and enable students to succeed in a global economy, Central partners with over 30 colleges and universities around the world.CWU is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Title IX/Veteran/Disability Employer.