CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY-EAST BAY
COLLEGE OF SCIENCE: COMPUTER SCIENCE
FACULTY EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF COMPUTER SCIENCE (GENERAL/CORE), TENURE-TRACK FACULTY
18-19 CS-GENERAL/CORE-TT [POSITION PS #00001011]
( 2 positions)
THE UNIVERSITY: California State University, East Bay is known
for award-winning programs, expert instruction, a diverse student
body, and a choice of more than 100 career-focused fields of study.
The ten major buildings of the Hayward Hills campus, on 342 acres,
contain over 150 classrooms and teaching laboratories, over 177
specialized instructional rooms, numerous computer labs and a library,
which contains a collection of over one million items. The University
also has campuses in Concord and Oakland, as well as Online. With
an enrollment of over 15,000 students and approximately 900 faculty,
CSUEB is organized into four colleges: Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences;
Business and Economics; Education and Allied Studies; and Science.
The University offers bachelor’s degrees in 50 fields, minors in 61 fields,
master’s degrees in 37 fields, 9 credentials programs, 12 certificate
options, and 1 doctoral degree program. http://www20.csueastbay.edu/
All California State University campuses, including CSUEB, will become
smoke and tobacco-free effective September 1, 2017.
THE DEPARTMENT: The Department of Computer Science has
12 full-time faculty members, with a wide range of backgrounds and
interests. The faculty is committed to teaching its undergraduate and
Master’s level students. In a typical quarter, the Department will offer
over 30 undergraduate and about 20 graduate classes. Classes are
offered both in day and evening. Classes are generally small, with
many opportunities for faculty-student contact. The Department offers
a variety of degrees: B.S. in Computer Science (with possible options
in Networking and Data Communications, Software Engineering,
or Computer Engineering), and M.S. in both Computer Science and
Computer Networks. Currently, there are more than 500 undergraduate
majors and over 250 students in the M.S. programs.
DUTIES OF THE POSITION ( 2 positions currently
available): Teaching courses at B.S. and M.S. levels, curriculum
development at both levels, and sustaining a research program. Please
note that teaching assignments at California State University, East Bay
include courses at the Hayward, Concord and Online campuses. In
addition to teaching, all faculty have advising responsibilities, assist
the department with administrative and/or committee work, and are
expected to assume campus-wide committee responsibilities. The
ideal candidate for this position is able to:
1. Teach a wide range of computer science courses including most or
all of the core subject matter at both the undergraduate and graduate
2. Support offerings for undergraduate C.S. students including teaching
courses, developing the undergraduate curriculum, and engaging
undergraduate students in research.
3. Support offerings for graduate C.S. students including teaching
courses, guiding M. S. theses, developing the graduate comprehensive
4. Advise Computer Science students.
5. Participate in departmental activities such as curriculum development,
assessment, outreach, etc.
6. Develop and continue ongoing research activities, service and
RANK AND SALARY: Assistant Professor. Salary is dependent
upon educational preparation and experience. Subject to budgetary
DATE OF APPOINTMENT: Fall Semester, 2018.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer
Science by Fall Semester 2018. Applicants must be able to teach
undergraduate and master’s level courses in most of the standard
computer science core subjects. Candidates should demonstrate
experience in teaching, mentoring, research, or community service
that has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity
and excellence. Additionally, applicants must demonstrate a record
of scholarly activity. Candidate’s accomplishments should be
commensurate with their professional level.
This University is fully committed to the rights of students, staff and
faculty with disabilities in accordance with applicable state and federal
laws. For more information about the University’s program supporting
the rights of our students with disabilities see: http://www20.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will begin
November 1, 2017. The position, however, will be considered open
until filled. Please submit a letter of application, which addresses the
qualifications noted in the position announcement; a complete and
current vita; names and email addresses of three references, three
letters of recommendation, a statement of teaching philosophy, and
evidence of teaching and research abilities via http://apply.interfolio.
com/42009. See instructions on how to apply below. Applicants are
strongly encouraged to also submit a one-page diversity statement
that addresses how you engage a diverse student population in your
teaching, research, mentoring, and advising.
Note: California State University, East Bay hires only individuals
lawfully authorized to work in the United States. All offers of employment
are contingent upon presentation of documents demonstrating the
appointee’s identity and eligibility to work in accordance with provisions
of the Immigration Reform and Control Act. A background check
(including a criminal records check and prior employment verification)
must be completed and cleared prior to the start of employment.
For instructions on how to apply, please visit:
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, CSUEB does not discriminate on
the basis of any protected categories: age, ancestry, citizenship, color,
disability, gender, immigration status, marital status, national origin,
race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran’s status. The University is
committed to the principles of diversity in employment and to creating
a stimulating learning environment for its diverse student body.