University of Colorado Instructor - Computer Science in Colorado Springs, Colorado

TheCollege of Engineering and Applied Scienceat theUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS)is seeking applications for a non-tenure track Instructor position in theDepartment of Computer Science. All areas of Computer Science are considered. The College of Engineering and Applied Science is nationally ranked and offers degrees at the Bachelors, Masters, and PhD levels. The Computer Science department has 15 regular faculty members, including one Presidential Young Investigator and two NSF CAREER winners. Visit for more information.

The successful candidate will teach undergraduate courses including cross-listed courses in the Computer Science Department as assigned by the Department Chair. The course load for an instructor/senior instructor is up to 30 credit hours (10 courses of 3 credit hours each) per academic year, but can be lowered if the instructor participates in other activities. The typical course load for an instructor is 80% teaching (24 credit hours) and 20% service.

Other activities include:

  1. Curriculum development including the development of new courses.

  2. Guiding undergraduate students in independent studies

  3. Developing and teaching distance courses

  4. Advising undergraduate majors

  5. Participating in Departmental committees and meetings

  6. Other as assigned by the Chair

The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package. Information on benefits programs can be found at:

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Minimum Qualifications

MS in Computer Science or closely related field.

Desired Qualifications

PhD in Computer Science or a closely related field.

Teaching experience at the college level

Job: *Faculty

Organization: *C0001 -- Colorado Springs Campus

Title: Instructor - Computer Science

Location: Colorado Springs

Requisition ID: 11175