Jacksonville State University
Adjunct Faculty Position, Computer Science
The discipline of Computer Science in the Department of Mathematical, Computing, and Information Sciences needs adjunct instructors for general education and basic programming courses (CS201, CS230, CS231, CS315). We offer a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and in Computer Information Systems with five concentration options. We also offer service courses and prerequisites for other programs across campus. We are seeking applicants to provide in-person, hybrid, and/or online instruction. Teaching experience is desired.
Founded in 1883, Jacksonville State University is a learning-centered university in Jacksonville, Alabama, whose mission is to provide distinctive educational, cultural and social experiences for a diverse student population.
Located in the Appalachian foothills of northeast Alabama, approximately midway between Birmingham and Atlanta, JSU is home to more than 9,600 students representing 63 countries. As a learning-centered university, it strives to challenge students academically in a responsive environment, meeting their educational, career and personal goals. As an academic institution, it seeks to produce broadly educated graduates prepared for global engagement. As a public, comprehensive university, it promotes excellence in scholarly and service activities consistent with its academic and professional strengths. For a complete list of Goals, Core Values and Strategies to fulfill this Mission, go to http://www.jsu.edu/president/strategic_planning.html
Academically JSU offers 101 academic programs and concentrations, including bachelor's, master's, post-baccalaureate, doctoral and advanced certificate programs in a variety of disciplines that prepare graduates for meaningful careers and ongoing education. More than 40 online programs are offered. The University features seven colleges on its 459-acre campus - Arts and Humanities; Business and Industry; Education and Professional Studies; Health Professions and Wellness; Social and Behavioral Sciences; Science & Mathematics and Library. Most academic programs have discipline-specific accreditations, a reflection of their quality and JSU’s commitment to excellence.
The Department of Mathematical, Computing, and Computer Information Systems (MCIS) is one of the most diverse and dynamic of all the departments at Jacksonville State University. We offer bachelor of science degrees and minors in Mathematics, Computer Science, and Computer Information Systems and master of science degrees in Mathematics and Computer Systems and Software Design.
We have a long tradition of excellence in teaching, dedication to our students and a solid background in state-of-the-art research. Students wishing to study in MCIS can be assured that they will receive a broad-based, quality education that will serve them well throughout their careers.
- Master’s degree in an appropriate field and at least 18 hours credit in graduate computer science courses
- Experience with in-person, hybrid and/or online instruction.
Required Application Documents
- Cover Letter
- Teaching Philosophy
- Unofficial Transcripts (Official Transcripts required upon hire)
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