Faculty Associate


University of Wisconsin-Madison


United States


Thursday, November 15, 2018


The Department of Computer Sciences is seeking to add a faculty associate to its current roster of nine faculty associates. Duties of faculty associates include teaching (primarily) introductory and (occasionally) advanced computer science courses and participating in department service.


Begin date: January or August, 2019

Salary is negotiable; 9-month renewable appointment.


Masters Degree or ABD required in Computer Sciences or a closely related field. PhD preferred.

Required: one year of college-level teaching experience in computer science or a related technical or scientific field; excellent classroom communication skills; proficiency with two or more programming languages such as Java, Python, C/C++, C#, Matlab, or JavaScript. 

Preferred in addition: an exceptional record of classroom instruction and curricular innovation in computer science that can further enhance our undergraduate offerings; experience teaching large-enrollment lectures; the ability to teach advanced undergraduate courses; professional expertise in software and application development and/or designing user experiences.

To apply: Go to the posting on Jobs@UW

Please click on the "Apply Now" button to start the application process. 

An applicant may be hired in to an Assistant Faculty Associate, Associate Faculty Associate, or Faculty Associate title dependent upon experience. Title will be determined upon hire.

For questions on the position, contact: Bilge Mutlu at recruiting@cs.wisc.edu or (608) 262-6635

To apply for this position, you must submit ONE document in PDF (preferred) or Word format that contains the following information:

1. Cover Letter (Your cover letter should address your qualifications as they pertain to the minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience listed above);
2. CV/Resume
3. Contact information for three professional references, including your current supervisor
4. Teaching statement
5. Summary of teaching evaluations 
6. An example of a previous syllabus

References will not be contacted without advanced notice.