Reports To: Division Director, Mathematics and Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science and School of Sciences at Lindenwood University invite applicants to apply for a full-time Assistant/Associate/Instructor, Computer Sciences position.
The ideal candidate will be able to teach courses that cover a wide range of topics in Computer Science or Data Science. Additional responsibilities would include course and program development, academic advising, and assisting with academic assessment. Preference will be given to candidates with a record of teaching and service excellence, and a demonstrated ability to teach a wide range of courses.
Teaching and Learning
Develop and teach 24 credit hours (9-month contract) of undergraduate and/or graduate courses or the equivalent as authorized by the dean for the purpose of developing and demonstrating Lindenwood’s Institutional Learning Outcomes, including broad, integrative, and specialized knowledge, essential habits of mind, communicative fluency, and effective problem-solving skills.
Conduct all classes in accordance with an established, current, and compliant course syllabus, text(s), and/or related instructional material(s), submitted in accordance with established University guidelines.
Supervise laboratories, independent studies, tutorials, and off-campus learning such as study abroad, practicums, and internships.
Ensure accessibility, copyright, and authentication compliance (online and hybrid courses)
Ensure compliance with Canvas minimum use standards (on-campus courses).
Participate in textbook adoption and review as appropriate. Use all materials required for a course sufficiently to justify student expense.
Respond to student questions, inquiries, etc. within 24 business hours.
Maintain student attendance, grade, and discipline records as required by the University and/or School.
Qualifications required for effective job performance. An equivalent combination of education, training, and experience will be considered. Additional requirements may be designated by position.
Master’s degree in Computer Science or a closely related field is required
Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field (such as Data Science) is preferred
Lindenwood University, often referred to as Lindenwood or LU, is a private, coeducational, liberal arts university located in St. Charles, Missouri. Founded in 1827 by George Sibley and Mary Easton Sibley, it is the second oldest higher-education institution west of the Mississippi River and since 1990 the fastest growing university in the Midwest. The University offers more than 120 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 16,000 students a year through values-centered programs that lead to development of the whole person. Lindenwood is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.