Professor of Practice/Lecturer Software Engineering
September 21, 2018
Ithaca, New York
Full Time - Experienced
Professor of Practice/Lecturer – Software Engineering
Cornell's Systems Engineering Program and Computer Science Department invite applications for a position to develop and teach courses in software engineering for both on-campus students and professional distance-learning students. The candidate will also take an important role in growing relationships with industry, especially as it pertains to student projects. This is a non-tenure track position in the Systems Engineering program at the Ithaca campus, renewable every three to five years. The Systems Engineering Program trains students with the skills needed to be program managers, researchers, and designers for the next generation of complex, large-scale systems.
We seek a faculty member to lead our software-engineering education efforts. Applicants should have extensive software-engineering experience, must exhibit strong promise for excellence in developing courses and in teaching, and should have an advanced degree in a related field (Doctorate preferred). Depending on qualifications, we can hire at the rank of Professor of Practice, Senior Lecturer or Lecturer. Although this is intended to be a full-time position, alternative arrangements may be considered.
Applicants should submit a résumé or curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, and contact information for at least three references. Optionally a candidate can include a research statement and/or a proposed class syllabus. Applications should be submitted online at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11249. We will begin reviewing applications immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
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