The Department of Computer Sciences & Physics at Rider University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level.
Rider University's Computer Science program welcomed its first students in Fall 2017 and has surpassed enrollment expectations. We seek exceptionally qualified candidates to join our program who are passionate about the student experience, both inside and outside of the classroom. We seek applicants with expertise in the cybersecurity domain.
The successful candidates will have demonstrated excellence in their teaching and research and be able to speak to how they will contribute to a diverse science community at Rider, including forging interdepartmental collaborations. They will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, including classes in the cybersecurity major at all levels, and they will also have a plan for integrating students into their research agendas.
Rider University is composed of faculty, staff, and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds who come together and create a vibrant, living and learning community. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired. Applicants should be experienced with, and committed to, working with such a diverse population.
The successful candidates will have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field. ABDs will be considered as long as they successfully defend prior to Fall 2021.
Position Preferred Qualifications/Experience:
Post-doctoral and college-level teaching experience is strongly preferred.
About Rider University:
The Rider University community is composed of faculty, staff and students from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. Candidates with a demonstrated commitment supportive of the multicultural needs of Rider University and the surrounding community are highly desired.
Rider University has been included as one of the nation's best universities by US News & World Report and remained in the top tier in the Regional Universities – North category. Additionally, The Princeton Review named Rider among its
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About Rider University
"As a learner-centered University dedicated to the education of the whole student, Rider provides students the intellectual resources and breadth of student life opportunities of a comprehensive university with the personal attention and close student-faculty interactions of a liberal arts college.Through a commitment to high quality teaching, scholarship and experiential opportunities, faculty on both campuses provide undergraduate and graduate students rigorous and relevant programs of study to expand their intellectual, cultural and personal horizons and develop their leadership skills. Our highly regarded programs in the arts, social sciences, sciences, music, business and education challenge students to become active learners who can acquire, interpret, communicate and apply knowledge within and across disciplines to foster the integrative thinking required in a complex and rapidly changing world."