The Department of Human Resources

Tenure Track Position in Computer Science & Information Technology

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania enrolls approximately 9,000 students in graduate and undergraduate programs. The University is located in the borough of Kutztown in a charming rural setting, and is within 20 minutes driving time of the diverse metropolitan areas Allentown/Bethlehem and Reading, and within 60 minutes of the Philadelphia metropolitan area. The University is very interested in hiring employees who have had extensive experience with diverse populations.

The Department of Computer Science and Information Technology at Kutztown University invites applications for one full-time, tenure-track position beginning Fall 2018.  In accordance with the Collective Bargaining Agreement, performance review and evaluation of faculty is based on effective teaching and fulfillment of professional responsibilities; continuing scholarly growth; and service.  Required: Ph.D. in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a closely related field; or an M.S. in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a closely related field with at least five years of industry experience in Information Technology.  Candidates must have at least one year of full-time experience in teaching undergraduate and/or graduate information technology and/or computer science courses.  Doctorate must be earned by granting of tenure. 

Teaching will include information technology and computer science courses for majors and non-majors.  Preference will be given to candidates with experience teaching in general information technology concepts, security, game development, and mobile application development/architecture.  A successful applicant will teach 12 credit hours per semester, advise CS & IT majors, and exhibit the capability to make significant contributions in teaching, program and curriculum development, and service to the university.  A successful interview and demonstration of teaching ability are required.  

As part of the application process, candidates must submit: a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae, copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts must be supplied at the time of the interview), a statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation, two of which must address the candidates' teaching ability, to: Dr. Charlie Shim, Search Committee, Computer Science & Information Technology Department, Kutztown University, 15200 Kutztown Road, Kutztown, PA 19530.  Electronic applications can be sent to: shim@kutztown.edu.  Applicants will be considered on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and actively solicits applications from women and minority candidates.  Kutztown University of Pennsylvania is a member of the State System of Higher Education. All applicants for employment are subject to a criminal background check.