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Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Jobs Search Status: Currently Accepting Resumes

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science in the School of Natural Science and Mathematics at Mount St. Mary’s University in Emmitsburg, Maryland invites computer scientists to apply for a tenure-track or continuous contract appointment in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science starting in August 2016. The successful candidate is expected to possess a Master’s degree or Ph.D. in computer science (Ph.D. preferred) and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to the campus community. Computer scientists in all fields are encouraged to apply, but experience or expertise in data science or cybersecurity are preferred. In addition to courses within the major, the faculty member will teach in the Veritas Program, our common liberal arts curriculum. Successful candidates will share our commitment to the dignity and solidarity of all persons and the value of intercultural understanding.

Mount St. Mary’s University, the second oldest Catholic university in America, seeks faculty members eager to engage and support our Catholic identity. Application materials should discuss how you might contribute to the University’s Catholic liberal arts mission, how your work engages with the Catholic intellectual tradition, or how your own faith tradition informs your vocation as teacher and scholar.  Please send a cover letter, vita, three letters of recommendation, and a statement on your view of teaching and furthering the field of computer science, to Applicant review will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.

Dr. Jeffrey A. Simmons, Dean
School of Natural Science and Mathematics
Mount St. Mary’s University
16300 Old Emmitsburg Road
Emmitsburg, Maryland 21727

The Mount is a comprehensive, nationally recognized Catholic university, which enrolls 2,300 students and has a 14:1 student to faculty ratio.  We seek to build an inclusive faculty that can engage the interests of an increasingly diverse student population; we welcome applications from minority candidates.  Additional information about Mount St. Mary’s University is available at


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