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Visiting Assistant Professor – Computer Science

St. Thomas University in Miami Gardens, FL, invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Computer Science position starting Fall 2021. We are seeking a dynamic and collegial individual committed to teaching excellence and student involvement. The responsibilities include teaching, curriculum development, and outreach. The potential candidate is expected to teach graduate and undergraduate courses in our Masters of Science in Big Data Analytics program and the BS in Computer Science program. The successful candidate should demonstrate the potential for peer-reviewed scholarship and publications; and have experience with the use of discipline-specific software and technology in the classroom.

Applicants should have research and teaching experience in the following core areas:

  • Databases: SQL, NoSQL, Hadoop
  • Object Oriented Programming with Java and C++
  • Data Structures, Algorithms, and Software Engineering
  • Operating Systems and Computer Architecture
  • Data Science with R and Python Programming

St. Thomas University is a Catholic university with rich cultural and international diversity committed to the academic and professional success of its students who become ethical leaders in our global community.  We are a designated Hispanic Serving Institution and the only Catholic Archdiocesan sponsored university in the State of Florida.

Minimum qualifications: Candidates should hold a doctoral degree in Computer Science, Computational Science, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, or a closely related field. Prior teaching experience, working with graduate and undergraduate students, and online teaching delivery are preferred.

Application Process: To receive full consideration, please compile the requested information below in one single .pdf file or a .zip file:

  • Cover letter and curriculum vitae
  • Unofficial copies of graduate and undergraduate transcripts. (Official transcripts will be required prior to hire)

Applications will be reviewed immediately.  Incomplete application packets will delay review.  Email your complete application package to Dr. Luis Fernandez (Fernandez@stu.edu) with subject line ATTN: Computer Science and BDA Faculty for consideration.

St. Thomas University is an E-Verify® Equal Opportunity Employer.

All employees must pass a criminal background check prior to commencement of employment and official degree transcripts will be required upon hire.

Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.  Visa sponsorship not supported for this position.

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