The Department of Computer Science at Bryn Mawr College invites applications for a full-time, continuing non-tenure-track Instructor or Lecturer and Computer Science Program Coordinator position to begin August 1, 2020. An M.A./M.S. in Computer Science is required, though a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related area is preferred. We are seeking a computer scientist with excellent teaching skills. The successful candidate will be expected to be part of developing and teaching a diverse and inclusive curriculum, including contributing to college-wide initiatives such as the 360 Program and the Emily Balch Seminars.
The primary teaching responsibility will be our introductory level courses and their associated labs. In addition, the Program Coordinator will be instrumental in implementing our departmental mission of broadening students’ minds to computer science, encouraging students to pursue computer science beyond the elementary level, and coordinating activities that are both educational and communal. The candidate must have excellent communication and administrative skills since the Program Coordinator is also responsible for administering first-year student placement, hiring and supervising student graders and laboratory teaching assistants, advising majors and minors and overseeing the activities of the Computer Science student groups in general.
To apply for this position, candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and statement of demonstrated commitment to diversity and inclusion by December 2, 2019 to the Computer Science Search Committee via Interfolio at: https://apply.interfolio.com/65045. In addition, arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted via Interfolio to the Computer Science Search Committee. Applications received by December 2, 2019 will receive full consideration.
Bryn Mawr College is a distinguished liberal arts college for women with a vibrant faculty of scholar-teachers, a talented staff and intellectually curious students eager to make a difference in the world. The College is committed to increasing the diversity of its students, faculty, staff, and curricular offerings with a particular focus on enhancing ethnic and racial diversity and advancing social justice and inclusion. We believe diversity strengthens our community and enriches the education of our students. We have a student body of 1,350 undergraduates (34 percent are U.S. students of color and 22 percent are international students). There are 310 graduate students in coeducational graduate programs in social work, humanities and science. Bryn Mawr College is located in metropolitan Philadelphia and enjoys strong consortial relationships with Haverford College, Swarthmore College, and the University of Pennsylvania. Bryn Mawr College is an equal-opportunity employer; candidates from underrepresented groups and women are especially encouraged to apply.
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About Bryn Mawr College
The mission of Bryn Mawr College is to provide a rigorous education and to encourage the pursuit of knowledge as preparation for life and work. Bryn Mawr teaches and values critical, creative and independent habits of thought and expression in an undergraduate liberal arts curriculum for women and in coeducational graduate programs in arts and sciences and social work and social research. Bryn Mawr seeks to sustain a community diverse in nature and democratic in practice, for we believe that only through considering many perspectives do we gain a deeper understanding of each other and the world.