Overview

The School of Sciences at Indiana University Kokomo invites applications for a full time, tenure-track, 10-month, computer science position at the assistant professor level beginning January 1, 2019. Information about the School can be found at: www.iuk.edu/sciences

Responsibilities include teaching various undergraduate core courses in computer science and informatics. Candidates with expertise in any area of computer science or informatics are encouraged to apply. Course load will normally be three courses (9 cr) per semester (72% FTE). Research with undergraduates is expected and supported. Research in computer science, informatics (or in other closely related areas) and publications are required for promotion and tenure. Appropriate university/professional/community service is also required including committee work, assessment of the major, and engaging in campus initiatives to increase student success and enrollment.

One of eight campuses of Indiana University, Indiana University Kokomo is a comprehensive non-residential campus located 50 miles north of Indianapolis in Kokomo, Indiana, a city with a population of approximately 55,000. Committed to student success, the campus serves approximately 3,100 students from a 14 county area in north central Indiana. IU Kokomo has approximately 260 full time faculty and staff. Associate, Baccalaureate, and Master degrees are offered. Additional information about Indiana University Kokomo can be accessed at http://www.iuk.edu.

Indiana University Kokomo seeks faculty skilled at working with members of diverse cultures and committed to preparing students to be engaged members of an increasingly diverse society.

Indiana University Kokomo is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status. This institution is also a provider of ADA services.

Basic Qualifications

Required qualifications include a Ph.D. in computer science, informatics, computer information system, or in a closely related field. ABDs near completion of dissertation will be considered and, if hired, will have until March 1, 2020 to earn their Ph.D. which is required for tenure. Experience teaching computer science, informatics, or closely related courses at the undergraduate level is desired. Experience working with students in research is desired.

Salary is competitive and includes an excellent fringe benefits package. Although the review process will commence August 1, 2018, applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: https://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/5914.

Department Contact for Questions

Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to Lu Ann Name, School of Sciences, Indiana University Kokomo, P.O. Box 9003, Kokomo, IN 46904-9003, Lname@iuk.edu.

Special Instructions

The application must include a cover letter, a curriculum vitae outlining appropriate education and work experience, a one-page statement outlining teaching philosophy, a one-page statement outlining research agenda, unofficial copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and the names, mailing addresses, email addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references.