Lecturer Position in Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science in the College of Science at Purdue University solicits applications for a staff Lecturer position.
Applicants must have a bachelor's degree in a computing field with experience in software development and teaching. A master's degree is preferred. Applicants should be committed to excellence in teaching, have the ability to teach programming courses in C and Python, have an enthusiasm for teaching and interaction with students, have an interest in online development and delivery of courses, and have an interest in advising student team projects. The position is a non-faculty rank, staff teaching position, with continuing appointment.
The Department and University
The Department of Computer Science has over 2,000 majors and graduate students. Many students in other majors have interest or are required to take a programming language course to fulfill degree requirements. Annually the department teaches over 5,000 such students. The lecturer staff teach these courses in all three semesters of the academic year.
Purdue University is Indiana's land grant university, enrolling over 48,000 at its main West Lafayette campus. The university offers over 200 undergraduate majors in 10 academic colleges, including Science, the Polytechnic Institute, Engineering, and Agriculture. The Computer Science Department is housed in the College of Science.
Applications need to be submitted to this site and need to include (1) a complete curriculum vitae, (2) a teaching statement that includes the teaching philosophy, interests, and experience, and (3) at least three names of reference. Purdue University's Department of Computer Science is committed to developing and maintaining a welcoming and inclusive environment for all students. Candidates should address this value in a separate Diversity and Inclusion Statement, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.
References will only be contacted and collected for the finalist.
A background check will be required for employment in this position. Review of applications and interviews will occur as applications arrive, and will continue until the position is filled. Inquiries can be sent to .
Candidates must have the ability to work in the US without immigration sponsorship from Purdue University.
Purdue University is an EOE/AA employer. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.