Overview

Assumption University is a private, Catholic university which offers its 2,500 undergraduate and graduate students a Catholic liberal education. The University is located in Worcester, Massachusetts, New England’s second largest city that “combines the warmth of a small town with the convenience of a thriving city.” Worcester also offers easy access to mountains for hiking and skiing, beaches and shoreline, historical sites, and Boston, with its restaurants, performing arts, sports teams, and art museums. New York City is just over a three-hour drive away. Job Description: The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Assumption University invites applications for a one-year position as Visiting Assistant Professor for the 2022/2023 academic year. The position carries a teaching load of seven courses for the academic year. The successful applicant should be able to teach a broad range of Computer Science courses. We seek a candidate committed to high quality teaching and undergraduate mentoring. The instruction modality for this position will be on-campus, in-person.

Requirements:

Applicants must be willing to contribute actively to the mission of the University, including its commitment to diversity and inclusion as well as showing respect for the Catholic and Assumptionist identity.

Applicants must have at least a Master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field. ABD graduate students with prior teaching experience may also be considered.

Application Instructions:

Applicants should submit a cover letter, current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and the names and contact information for three references who can attest to the applicant’s teaching experience and qualifications. In the cover letter, we invite candidates to describe their experiences working with a diverse student body. Finalists will also be asked to provide official transcripts of academic work from the highest degree-granting institution and three written letters of recommendation. Materials must be submitted online as MS Word documents or PDF files at the posting: http://assumption.interviewexchange.com/candapply.jsp?JOBID=145118