Instructor-Computer Science-College of Engineering and Natural Sciences - The University of Tulsa

Position: Instructor-Computer Science

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College of Engineering and Natural Sciences

Position Summary

The Tandy School of Computer Science at The University of Tulsa (TU) is seeking to fill a full-time teaching Instructor position beginning August 2021. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to teach core, project-based programming courses in computer science. The ideal applicant will be an experienced lecturer in introductory courses in computer science with ability to teach specialized courses in computer gaming, data science or systems administration. Proficiency in teaching one or more of WebGL, Mobile or VR/AR/XR game development as well as game engines such as Unity, Unreal Engine, Gamemaker, Godot is a plus. Additional responsibilities include coordinating multi-section courses, supervising departmental teaching assistants, and leading departmental outreach efforts. Salary and benefits are commensurate with academic qualifications, teaching and industry experience.

The Tandy School of Computer Science offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. programs in Computer Science and programs in Cybersecurity. TU is a private university with approximately 4,000 undergraduate and graduate students in the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering and Natural Sciences, Health Sciences, and Law. Additional information about The University of Tulsa Tandy School of Computer Science is available at

Minimum Qualifications

In addition to a master’s degree or higher in computer science or related field, professional or teaching experience is required. Fluency in multiple programming languages is preferred to teach CS fundamental concepts such as control structures, data structures and algorithms. Strong candidates will have experience developing new courses and express an interest in expanding course offering in emerging areas like data science. We particularly encourage applications from underrepresented groups such as Women, Black/African American, Hispanic/Latino, American Indian or Alaskan Native.

Application Information

Applications will be reviewed upon receipt, and candidates are encouraged to submit their completed applications by April 1, 2021. The search will remain open until the position is filled. Please submit the following to the CS Faculty Search Committee in a single PDF at with subject line “Instructor Search”: a) a cover letter addressing qualifications for the position, b) a teaching statement with optional link to a teaching video, and c) a curriculum vitae including names and contact information for three references.

The University of Tulsa is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community of faculty, staff and students. We seek to recruit and retain talented students, faculty, and staff from diverse backgrounds.  The University of Tulsa is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and encourages application from qualified candidates across all group demographics. The University does not discriminate on the basis of personal status or group characteristics including, but not limited to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, sex, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, ancestry, or marital status.

The University of Tulsa is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/ Veteran

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