March 18, 2019 - 1:15pm -- jlaskey

Assistant Professor of Software Engineering (Tenure-Track) - College of Arts and Sciences

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at Ashland University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Software Engineering position, beginning August 2019. The department offers a major and a minor in computer science as well as a major in software design and development. The University is currently in the process of creating an interdisciplinary Center for Information Sciences (iCenter) that includes the software design and development program.

Position Summary:

The teaching load is twelve (12) credit hours per semester primarily in support of the software design and development program. The successful candidate will teach a variety of undergraduate courses including introduction to software engineering, software quality and configuration management, software project management, and capstone project. The successful candidate is also expected to provide service to the institution and engage in scholarly activity.

Position Requirements:

Ph.D. in Software Engineering or in a strongly related field with a Master’s degree in Software Engineering is required, along with teaching experience with demonstrated excellence. Strong ABD candidates will be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with work experience in the software engineering industry and demonstrated interest in mentoring undergraduate research.

A complete application will consist of a letter of application, current CV, statement on teaching philosophy, statement on research, copies of graduate transcripts, and three (3) letters of reference. Electronic submissions are encouraged and can be addressed to sofenginsearch@ashland.edu. Other submissions may be sent to:

Software Engineering Search Committee Chair
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Ashland University
401 College Ave.
Ashland, OH  44805

Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Ashland University meets fully its obligation of nondiscrimination under federal and state laws and is actively committed to diversity in its workplace. Employment will require a criminal background check.

Title: 
Assistant Professor of Software Engineering (Tenure-Track) - College of Arts and Sciences
Request From: 
Dean, College of Arts and Sciences
Official Posting Date: 
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 1:00pm
Operational Department: 
College of Arts and Sciences - Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Shift Required: 
Varied
Employment Type: 
Full-Time