Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Connecticut College invites applications for a one-year visiting position at the rank of visiting assistant professor to begin in Fall 2022. The Computer Science Department currently consists of six permanent faculty members and has established research programs in algorithms, robotics/AI, music/audio processing, educational technology, graphics/VR, computer vision, bioinformatics, and machine learning. All areas of teaching and research interests in computer science are welcome with preference given to data science and related fields such as data analytics, intelligent cloud, big data, data mining, and machine learning. Candidates should have completed a Ph.D. or a Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field by the time of the appointment. Having an active research program, demonstrated commitment to excellence in undergraduate teaching, and potential to advise undergraduate research are preferred. Visiting faculty members typically teach five courses in an academic year.

Connecticut College is a private, highly selective institution with a demonstrated commitment to outstanding faculty teaching and research. We recognize that intellectual vitality and diversity are inseparable. The College seeks creative scholars excited about working in a liberal arts setting, with its strong focus on engaged teaching, participation in shared governance, and active involvement in an institution-wide advancement of diversity, equity, and inclusion. AA/EEO.

Connecticut College requires employees to be fully vaccinated and have received a booster for COVID-19 and new employees must present their COVID-19 vaccination record to Human Resources prior to the first day of employment. Individuals who have a medical condition or sincerely held religious beliefs that prevent them from getting the vaccine may confidentially request an exemption through the office of Human Resources. Additional COVID-19 safety protocols such as participation in weekly testing will be required of faculty, staff and students who have approved vaccine exemptions. 

Review of applications will start on June 30, 2022 and continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a cover letter describing teaching and research interests, curriculum vitae, and two recent letters of recommendation through Interfolio http://apply.interfolio.com/108448. Currently, the College is not sponsoring visas for this position. Questions may be addressed to Ozgur Izmirli, chair of the search committee, at oizm@conncoll.edu.