Job Description

Lecturer

Posting Numberreq10585
Employment TypeFaculty
Faculty TypeLecturer
Hiring DepartmentComputer Science (650A)
Academic LocationSchool of Engineering
CampusMain - Albuquerque, NM
Benefits EligibleThe University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for more information.
Position SummaryThe University of New Mexico, School of Engineering, Department ofComputer Science invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track positionat the level of Lecturer II (MS) or Lecturer III (PhD). The department is committed to excellence inboth undergraduate and graduate education, with an ABET-accredited B.S. degreeprogram in computer science, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs involvingstudents in leading edge research.

Candidates must have completed anMS or PhD in CS or related by August 15, 2020. The successful candidate shouldhave a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching, proventeaching skills in undergraduate education and the ability to teach CS coursesin areas of departmental need, and have a broadly demonstrated commitment todiversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as with broadlydiverse communities.

TheDepartment has seventeen tenure-track faculty with research expenditures over$3.6M per year, through grants from agencies including NSF, NIH, DARPA, ARO,NASA, and DOE. We are a collegial and friendly department at an exciting stageof growth. We enjoy strong research collaborations with the Santa Fe Instituteand with Sandia and Los Alamos National Laboratories. Our faculty push theboundaries of interdisciplinary research through numerous collaborations withother UNM schools, departments, and research centers.

TheUniversity of New Mexico is the premier research university in the state of NewMexico. UNM is a Carnegie Very High Research Activity Institution and afederally designated Hispanic Serving Institution, with nearly 35,000 studentson the main and branch campuses. It is located in Albuquerque, the largest cityin New Mexico and one of the fastest growing cities in the Southwest. Albuquerque is an ethnically diverse citywith a rich culture and a location offering unparalleled opportunities foroutdoor adventure including hiking, biking, rock climbing and skiing in thenearby Sandia and Manzano mountains.

Forbest consideration, complete applications must be received by December 1, 2019. This position will remain open untilfilled. Each application must include acover letter summarizing the applicant's experience, curriculum vita, teachingstatement, and three letters of reference. Please have references send letters search@cs.unm.edu. It is the applicant'sresponsibility to ensure that the letters of reference are submitted before theapplication deadline. Applications mustbe submitted online through UNMJobs.unm.edu,by referencing # Req 10585.

Inquiriesshould be sent to Lance Williams at: williams@cs.unm.edu

UNMis a recipient of an ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant from the NSF topromote and advance women and minority faculty in STEM fields, and SOE ispartnering with the ADVANCE at UNM program to help recruit and retain an excellent and diversefaculty.

The University of New Mexico is committed tohiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer,making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexualorientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability,or any other protected class.
Qualifications
  • Minimum qualifications:

    • Masters or PhD in Computer Science or related area by August 15, 2020.

  • Preferred qualifications:

    • Strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching

    • Proven teaching skills in undergraduate education and ability to teach CS courses in areas of departmental need

    • A demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as working with broadly diverse communities

Application InstructionsEach application must include a cover letter summarizing the applicant's experience, curriculum vita, teaching statement, and three letters of reference. Please have references send letters search@cs.unm.edu. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the letters of reference are submitted before the application deadline. Applications must be submitted online through UNMJobs.unm.edu, by referencing # Req10585.

Applicants who are appointed to a UNM faculty position are required to provide an official certification of successful completion of all degree requirements prior to their initial employment with UNM.

For Best ConsiderationFor best consideration, please apply by 12/15/2019. This position will remain open until filled.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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