Affiliate Faculty – Computer Science (Algorithms & Complexity)

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Position Information

Title Affiliate Faculty – Computer Science (Algorithms & Complexity)
Department Computer Science (CPUS)
Position Category Affiliate Faculty
FTE 0.00

This Affiliate Faculty member will facilitate 8-week online Computer Science courses on a contracted basis, per course availability in the Computer Science Department within the College of Computer and Information Sciences.

Will driving be required? No
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Requested start date for this position 06/19/2017
Pay Rate Pay is determined by course contract
Benefits Eligible No
Campus Location Online
Full-time or Part-time Part-Time
Posting Number 201100952

Position Summary Information

Job Summary

Applicants to this position will be expected to teach the previously developed online Algorithms & Complexity (CS324) course and suggest improvements to this course. Affiliate Faculty are members of the Faculty who are contracted (part-time) to teach individual courses. Affiliate Faculty are experienced and practicing computing professionals with the capability of effectively promoting learning within individual courses and programs. Our Affiliate Faculty all have a minimum of a Master’s degree and significant experience in fields related to the courses they teach.

Major Duties and Responsibilities

This Affiliate Faculty member will facilitate 8-week online Algorithms & Complexity courses on a contracted basis, per course availability in the College of Computer and Information Sciences. Opportunities to teach other CS courses is also available. Affiliate Faculty may also assist in curriculum development and other contributions to the CS department.

Minimum Qualifications

A Computer Science Bachelor’s and Master’s degree (or equivalent e.g. Computer Engineering) from an institution that was, at the time it was conferred, accredited by a regional accrediting association is required. Successful candidates will have recent, substantive, and relevant computing experience with respect to algorithm development and analysis. Candidates must also embrace a values-based education taught to non-traditional working adult students.

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred candidates will have a strong appreciation of CS Theory and Mathematics. Programming skills in a contemporary high-level language with an ability to learn Java as needed.

About Regis

Regis University, inspired by its Jesuit Catholic heritage, has been committed to academic excellence, personal development and community engagement since its founding in 1877. Regis provides values-based education at the undergraduate, graduate and doctoral levels and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission: A Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. Its motto, β€œMen and Women in Service of Others,” describes the purpose of Jesuit education: to form men and women who use their knowledge in the unselfish service of others. Regis is composed of five colleges: the College of Contemporary Liberal Studies, Regis College, College of Computer & Information Sciences, College of Business & Economics, and Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions, which includes the schools of pharmacy, physical therapy and nursing.
Beyond its historic campus in Northwest Denver, there are Regis campuses in Thornton, the Denver Tech Center and in Colorado Springs. Regis currently serves about 10,000 students in online and campus environments and has been ranked as a top school in the Western Region for 20 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report.

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