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Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor

Posted: 07/17/2022

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Job no: 500579
Department: Computer Science & Software Engineering
Location: Oxford, OH
Work type: Faculty
Categories: Teaching
Status: Full Time
Temporary: Yes

Job Title: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor

Job Summary:
Computer Science & Software Engineering: Visiting Assistant Professor/Instructor to teach, advise students, and provide service to the department and institution.  The position will teach a full load of undergraduate courses in Business Computing (CSE 148). CSE 148 is an introduction to business-oriented computer skills based on Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access and SQL (structured query language) involving extensive hands-on use of electronic spreadsheets and database software by students. Examples and exercises stress problem-solving in a business context.

The Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering offers undergraduate Bachelor of Science degrees in computer science and in software engineering. A Master of Science in Computer Science degree is the highest degree program offered by the department. The department’s faculty is comprised of 32 tenured or tenure-track professors, lecturers, teaching professors, and visiting faculty. Each semester, the department offers 25 to 30 sections of the Business Computing course that is taken primarily by students in degree programs offered by the Farmer School of Business.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Required: Ph.D. in Computer Science, Data Science, Business, Educational Technology or a closely related field by date of appointment for appointment as a Visiting Assistant Professor; Master's degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Business, Educational Technology or a closely related field by date of appointment or a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Data Science, Business, Educational Technology a closely related field by date of appointment with a minimum of five years working with the relevant application(s) in a professional or secondary/higher education environment for an appointment as an Instructor. 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Consideration may be given to candidates with prior experience in teaching courses related to business and/or computing.

Special Instructions to Applicants:

Submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness and description of courses taught previously. Inquiries may be directed to Wendy Owens at

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Date to Begin Screening Applicants:

Screening of applications begins August 2, 2022 and continues until the position if filled. 


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For questions regarding reasonable accommodations for disabilities, or to follow-up with a request, please contact or (513) 529-3560.

Advertised: 19 Jul 2022 Eastern Daylight Time

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