HIRING - Open-rank Lecturer, Professor of Practice or Professor of Instruction for Fall 2022 in all areas of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) https://cs.utsa.edu/ invites applications for at least 7 open-rank Lecturer, Professor of Practice or Professor of Instruction for Fall 2022 in all areas of Computer Science. 

Successful candidates are expected to start teaching in late August 2022, for Fall semester. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until 05/30/2022.   At the discretion of the hiring department, this position posting may close once a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received, or be extended further.

Salary Range: salary will be competitive and commensurate with qualifications and levels of position filled.

Primary duties will be teaching undergraduate computer science courses, four courses/sections per semester (Fall and Spring).

Position Requirements:

Master’s degree in a Computer Science field or a closely related field for Lecturer position; 

PhD degree in a Computer Science field or a closely related field, or Professional Experience for Professor of Practice position.

PhD degree in a Computer Science field or a closely related field for Professor of Instruction position.

  • Two or more years of effective teaching experience at undergraduate level in Computer Science or a closely related field (including teaching assistant experience)
  • Preference for candidates with industry experiences.

Link to apply for external candidates> https://bit.ly/37a72Pr 

Link to apply for internal candidates> https://bit.ly/3w3vXfO

The University of Texas at San Antonio is a Hispanic Serving University specializing in cyber, health, fundamental futures, and social-economic development. With more than 34,000 students, it is the largest university in the San Antonio metropolitan region. UTSA advances knowledge through research and discovery, teaching and learning, community engagement and public service. The university embraces multicultural traditions and serves as a center for intellectual and creative resources as well as a catalyst for socioeconomic development and the commercialization of intellectual property—for Texas, the nation and the world. Learn more online, on UTSA Today or on TwitterInstagramFacebookYouTube or LinkedIn
UTSA, situated in a global city that has been a crossroads of peoples and cultures for centuries, values diversity and inclusion in all aspects of university life. As an institution expressly founded to advance the education of Mexican Americans and other underserved communities, our university is committed to ending generations of discrimination and inequity. UTSA, a premier public research university, fosters academic excellence through a community of dialogue, discovery and innovation that embraces the uniqueness of each voice.

The Department of Computer Science currently has 19 tenured/tenure-track and 14 fixed-term track full-time faculty members, offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degree programs, supporting about 1,500 undergraduates, 80 master’s students, and 65 Ph.D. students, and is on a significant growth trajectory. Faculty in the Department of Computer Science conduct numerous research projects with funding from a variety of federal and state agencies, and their graduate students are very well placed at leading academic and research institutions.  Annual research expenditures in the department average $4M to $5M. The CS department has produced 9 home-grown NSF CAREER awardees since 2005.

The CS faculty have received significant extramural funding from various federal funding agencies (NSF, NIH, ARO, AFSOR, ONR, and DHS) resulting in an average external funding expenditure of $193K/year per tenured/tenure-track (TT) faculty over the last 5 years, well above the national CS faculty median of $125K/year to support a vigorous research enterprise. The Department’s Ph.D. productivity is in the top 10-percentile in the nation at 0.47 graduates per TT faculty member per year compared to the national median of 0.25. UTSA is one of only 10 institutions in the country to be designated as an NSA Center of Academic Excellence in all three distinctions of Cyber Operations, Cyber Defense, and Research.

The University of Texas at San Antonio, with nearly 35,000 students, is the largest university in South Texas. The City of San Antonio has a population of over one million and is known for its rich Hispanic culture, historic attractions, affordable housing, and excellent medical facilities. Nearby higher education and research institutions include UT Health San Antonio and Southwest Research Institute. 

As an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer, it is the policy of The University of Texas at San Antonio to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or genetic information, and veteran status. The University is committed to the Affirmative Action Program in compliance with all government requirements to ensure nondiscrimination. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. UTSA campuses are accessible to persons with disabilities.