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Full-time Instructor, Computer Science, U of Illinois, Springfield

Springfield , Illinois

The Computer Science Department at the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) invites applications for three non-tenure-track instructor positions to begin August 16, 2022. The UIS Computer Science Department offers innovative programs in computer science, information systems security, and data analytics. The department has been designated a National Center for Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education and prides itself on its small class sizes and distinguished faculty dedicated to research and teaching. UIS faculty are expected to be available and engaged in the campus community to perform professional responsibilities as assigned.

Application deadline: March 27, 2022

About UIS: Located in the state capital, the University of Illinois Springfield is one of three members of the University of Illinois system. The University serves approximately 4000 students in 21 graduate and 31 undergraduate programs. The academic curriculum offers students a strong liberal arts core, a wide range of professional programs, and close faculty interaction. Making the most of its location in the state capital, UIS is broadly engaged in public policy and service. Its diverse student body includes traditional, non-traditional, and international students. Twenty-five percent of majors are in 17 undergraduate and graduate online degree programs and the campus has received several national awards for its implementation of online learning. UIS faculty are committed teachers, active scholars, and professionals in service to society. The University emphasizes excellence in teaching, and faculty are also expected to provide a balance of scholarship and service activities to meet requirements for tenure and promotion. You are encouraged to visit the university web page at and the Computer Science Department web page at

Responsibilities: This is a full-time on-campus position. The position involves on-campus and online development and delivery of core and elective undergraduate Computer Science or Information Systems Security courses, providing service to the department, college and university, and completing other program-related duties as assigned.

Qualifications: Candidates must hold a master’s degree in computer science or a closely related field and have experience teaching core and elective, on-campus and online computer science or information systems security courses.


, create or update your profile, complete the online application, and upload a cover letter addressing the responsibilities of the position, current resume, and the names and contact information (email address and phone number) for three professional references. Only those applicants who complete the online application and upload all required materials by the March 27, 2022 application deadline will be considered; incomplete applications will not be evaluated. To maintain the integrity and confidentiality of the search process, applicants are asked to upload their own materials. Formal review of applications will begin March 28, 2022, and continue until the position is filled or the search is terminated.