Teach introductory and advanced courses in Computer Science and Engineering. The instructor will be responsible for developing course materials, lecturing, holding office hours, preparing and grading exams, managing and grading class projects, and managing assigned class staff.
Additional administrative duties, as needed, include; mentoring and advising students and student groups, participating on departmental, College and University committees in support of Computer Science & Engineering initiatives.
* Master's or PhD degree in a related field
* Teaching experience as a primary instructor
* Demonstrated support of academic programs and student success
* Strong oral presentation and communication skills, measured by a job talk
* Ability to teach introductory courses in computer science and engineering
Selection criteria based on resume with supplemental materials, in-person interview and oral presentation to be given to CSE faculty
* PhD degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related discipline strongly preferred
* Ability to teach advanced level courses in computer science and engineering
Duration of appointment: Sept. 1, 2020 through May 31, 2023
Salary range: $75,000 to $100,000, for the 9 months, dependent upon
experience and credentials
This position is covered under the collective bargaining agreement between the U-M and the Lecturers Employee Organization, AFL-CIO, which contains and settles all matters with respect to wages, benefits, hours and other terms and conditions of employment.
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Application deadline is January 1, 2020
Decisions will be made by May 31, 2020.
Final hiring approval is subject to UM higher administrative approval
A short teaching demonstration video is suggested. Please film yourself teaching an approximately 5-minute lesson plan on any topic appropriate for introductory level computer science students. The format is up to you (e.g., screencasts are fine). Video production quality is not part of this evaluation; filming with a smartphone is acceptable. Creativity is welcome. Upload the video to YouTube and mark it as "unlisted" (not "private"). Include a link to the video in your cover letter.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
Internal Number: 178873
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