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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 outstanding teacher-scholars to apply for a tenure track appointment in computer science starting in August 2015. The successful candidate is expected to possess a Ph.D. in computer science or a Ph.D. in mathematics with graduate work in computer science and a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching, scholarship, and service to the campus community.  He/she will teach courses in computer science at both the introductory and advanced levels.  Applicants with expertise in computer security, operating systems, and networking are particularly encouraged to apply.  In addition to courses within the major, the faculty member will contribute to the Veritas Program, our common liberal arts curriculum, by teaching the core mathematics course: Mathematical Thought and Problem Solving.  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 via email a cover letter, vita, teaching statement, research statement, and three letters or recommendation, at least one of which addresses teaching, to Applicant review will begin immediately, and the position will remain open until filled.

The Mount is a comprehensive, nationally recognized Catholic university, where Faith, Discovery, Leadership, and Community describe our collective calling and promise.  The University 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
Application materials should be sent to:

Dr. Jeffrey Simmons, Dean
School of Natural Science and Mathematics
Assistant Professor of Computer Science Search
Mount St. Mary's University
16300 Old Emmitsburg Road
Emmitsburg, MD 21727-7799


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