The Department of Science and Mathematics at MidAmerica Nazarene University invites qualified candidates to apply for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science. Candidates for this full time faculty position should be able to demonstrate a commitment to education delivered with a Christ-centered worldview, a strong commitment to excellence and the mission of MidAmerica Nazarene University, along with evidence of collaborative servant leadership that is focused on team building. The candidate should be broadly trained in computer science and have a doctoral degree in a related area with a minimum of a master’s degree in computer science and hold a minimum of a master’s degree in computer science. Preference is shown to candidates who have a doctoral degree in a related area. We are interested in candidates with a demonstrated commitment to excellence in teaching. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to teach introductory and upper level courses in the computer science major. See the job specific details on the posting at www.mnu.edu/jobs.
MidAmerica is very much interested in reviewing applications from qualified members of traditionally underrepresented groups in America, including women and racial and ethnic minorities.
MidAmerica Nazarene University policy prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, sex, religion,* age, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, marital status, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected class in the recruitment and admission of students, in the hiring process, during employment, and in the operation of all university programs, activities, and services.
*Christian faith and employment at MidAmerica Nazarene University: MidAmerica Nazarene University is an expression of the Church of the Nazarene. It reserves the right to prefer employees on the basis of religion (Title VII, Section 702-703, U.S. Civil Rights Act of 1964). Preferred candidates demonstrate a strong commitment to the Christian faith, active participation in a local church, and a philosophy of Christian higher education consistent with the Wesleyan tradition.
Read the university’s full Non-Discrimination/Equal Employment Opportunity Statement at www.mnu.edu/jobs.
Educational Qualifications/Skills Required:
Master’s Degree in Computer Science with preference given to candidates who have a doctoral degree
Excellence in teaching and student supervision
Ability to mentor undergraduate computer science students
Experience in higher education is preferred
Excellent communication skills
Application: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
To apply for this position, send the following documentation to Nancy Merimee, Director of Human Resources at email@example.com.
Letter of application
Names and contact information of at least three professional references
Statement of faith, including personal faith history and vision for integrating faith and learning (approximately 2 pages)