Required Qualifications and Education:
A Ph.D. in Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, or similar computing discipline is required. Candidates must be professionally active, have demonstrable teaching potential and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching and research. We are looking for excellent teachers with a passion for computing and learning. Mentoring undergraduate or graduate research, or working in your area of technical specialty is valued.
Preferred Qualifications and Education:
Applicants should be qualified to teach core areas of computer science, information systems, or information technology. Candidates with backgrounds in database, data structures and/or algorithms are especially encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities – Essential Functions:
Teaching, advising, scholarship, and professional development.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Department/Division: School of Computing and Information Systems, Padnos College of Engineering and Computing
The School offers ABET accredited undergraduate majors in Computer Science and Information Systems (and is introducing a major in Information Technology); several minors, and Master’s degrees in Computer Information Systems, Data Science & Analytics, and Medical & BioInformatics are offered as well. The School has 38 full-time faculty, 900 undergraduate majors and 150 students in our Master's programs. Grand Valley has over 25,000 students and is the fastest growing Michigan University.
Grand Valley State University emphasizes effective teaching and scholarship. Reduced teaching loads and/or grants are available for funded research and professional development.
Campus: The Grand Valley campuses are located in Allendale and downtown Grand Rapids, which is the second largest metropolitan area in Michigan. The area offers numerous cultural and recreational opportunities, a moderate cost of living, and a high quality of life. Visit www.hellowestmichigan.com for information on living in the west Michigan area. Refer to our web site (www.cis.gvsu.edu) for additional information about our faculty, students, and university (www.gvsu.edu).
Application Deadline Date: Application review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
How to Apply: Apply online at jobs.gvsu.edu and click “Apply now”. Include a letter of interest, vita, statement of teaching philosophy, and at least three references listed by name, address, phone and e-mail address. The online system will allow you to attach these documents electronically. If you need assistance or have questions, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215.