The Department of Computer Science (CS) at University of Central Florida (UCF) is searching for a visiting 9-month, non-tenure earning lecturer or instructor. This position is part of a grant intended to expand participation in computing and involves teaching students with no programming experience how to program in Python.
The anticipated starting date will be December 13, 2021.
The Department of Computer Science at UCF is home to the first computer science Ph.D. program in Florida. It employs 12 lecturers and instructors. Its 34 tenured and tenure-track faculty are engaged in world-class research in HCI, computer vision, AI and machine learning, virtual reality, cyber security and privacy, and many other areas. The department has both CS and IT undergraduate degrees accredited by ABET, and M.S. degrees in CS, Digital Forensics, and Data Analytics, and collaborates with the Department of Statistics and Data Science, in the College of Sciences, to offer a Ph.D. in Big Data Analytics. See http://www.cs.ucf.edu/ for more information.
UCF is one of the nation’s largest universities. An economic engine, UCF attracts and supports vital industry to Orlando. UCF is at the center of the Florida High Tech Corridor, where industries include software, defense, space, simulation and training, and entertainment. Next to UCF is a thriving research park that conducts over $2 billion in funded research. Great weather, easy access to the seashore, one of the largest convention centers in the nation, and one of the world’s best airports are just a few features that make Orlando an ideal location. Learn more about UCF at http://www.ucf.edu/faculty.
The University of Central Florida is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. UCF’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request. The UCF’s affirmative action plans for qualified individuals with disabilities and protected Veterans are available for inspection in the Office for Institutional Equity, Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., upon request.
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Damla Turgut AA-College of Engineering and Computer Science, Department of Computer Science University of Central Florida 4238 Scorpius Street