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Tenure Track Position Available: Assistant Professor of Computer Science

The Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Physics at Roanoke College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Computer Science, starting in August, 2018.  A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related area is required.  The successful candidate must have a strong interest in teaching a wide range of undergraduate courses in a liberal arts setting.  Evidence of potential for highly effective classroom teaching is required.  Candidates should also demonstrate their future commitment to research (their own scholarly focus as well as potential projects for undergraduates) and publication.

Roanoke College is a nationally ranked residential liberal arts college affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA), located in the beautiful Roanoke Valley of Virginia.  A Phi Beta Kappa institution, Roanoke College is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks diversity among its faculty, staff, and students; women and members of under-represented groups are especially encouraged to apply.  The College is listed in the Princeton Review’s “Best 381 Colleges” 2017 guidebook, and has been listed every in their “Best Colleges” guidebooks since 2012 as one of the nation’s best schools for a major in computer science.

To apply, submit a cover letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts, and at least 3 letters of recommendation (at least one must directly address teaching) via  Materials should be addressed to the Chairperson of the Mathematics, Computer Science, and Physics Department, Dr. David Taylor.  You may also submit these materials through email to; applications may also be sent through regular mail, addressed to:

Dr. David Taylor, Chairperson

Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Physics

Roanoke College

221 College Lane

Salem, VA, 24153

Review of applications will begin December 15, 2017; all completed applications received by that date will be given full consideration.  Applications received or completed after that date may be considered on a rolling basis.

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Posted 10-31-2017

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