The Computer Science Department offers a BS in Computer Science, BA in Applied Computing, Minor in Computer Science, as well as minors in Security, Digital Media, Informatics and Web Development. It also offers Computer Science service courses, such as Problem Serving with Computers, Introduction to Programming, Website Production, and other, serving students majoring in other disciplines. Additional information about the department may be found at http://www.wcsu.edu/cs/.
Position Summary: The successful candidate will be assigned up to two courses per semester. Initially these will be courses in Website Production, but later they may be assigned to other introductory Computer Science courses. The class size are capped at between 15-38 students eah. WCSU's small classes allow for students-based teaching and learning and project-based activities.
Qualifications: A Master's degree in Computer Science or a closely related disciplinary and ability to teach introductory Computer Science courses. Previous teaching experience will be an advantage
Additional Salary Information: Minimum starting salary will be $1,526 per load credit (or a minimum of $4,578 for a single three (3) credit course). Additional information on benefits can be found at www.wcsu.edu/hr/benefits/. Further, part-time faculty at WCSU are represented by the American Association of University Professors.
Application Process: Interested applicants must submit to the Chair of the Computer Science department Gancho Ganchev at email@example.com a letter of application, which outlines interest in, and qualifications for, the position and areas of teaching expertise and experience, a current curriculum vita and at least three (3) professional references commenting on the applicant's teaching and/or work experience. All application materials should be submitted as PDF files. Application Deadline: The application process is ongoing and will remain open until the positions are filled.
About Western Connecticut State University
Western Connecticut State University changes lives by providing all students with a high quality education that fosters their growth as individuals, scholars, professionals, and leaders in a global society.
To achieve this, we:
1) Offer undergraduate and graduate programs that weave together liberal arts and professional education and instill a desire for life-long learning.
2) Sustain a vibrant, inclusive campus that connects individuals through co-curricular programs, cultural events, and service to the community.
3) Attract student-centered faculty who are passionate teachers and accomplished scholars.
4) Establish partnerships that create opportunities for internships, research, and experiential learning.