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Lecturer Position Open

November 7, 2019

Lecturer II (MS) or Lecturer III (PhD) Non-Tenure Track

Department of Computer Science

School of Engineering

The University of New Mexico

The University of New Mexico, School of Engineering, Department of Computer Science invites applications for a full-time non-tenure-track position at the level of Lecturer II (MS) or Lecturer III (PhD). The department is committed to excellence in both undergraduate and graduate education, with an ABET-accredited B.S. degree program in computer science, as well as M.S. and Ph.D. programs involving students in leading edge research.

Candidates must have completed an MS or PhD in CS or related by August 15, 2020. The successful candidate should have a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching, proven teaching skills in undergraduate education and the ability to teach CS courses in areas of departmental need, and have a broadly demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success, as well as with broadly diverse communities.

The Department has seventeen tenure-track faculty with research expenditures over $3.6M per year, through grants from agencies including NSF, NIH, DARPA, ARO, NASA, and DOE. We are a collegial and friendly department at an exciting stage of growth. We enjoy strong research collaborations with the Santa Fe Institute and with Sandia and Los Alamos National Laboratories. Our faculty push the boundaries of interdisciplinary research through numerous collaborations with other UNM schools, departments, and research centers.

The University of New Mexico is the premier research university in the state of New Mexico. UNM is a Carnegie Very High Research Activity Institution and a federally designated Hispanic Serving Institution, with nearly 35,000 students on the main and branch campuses. It is located in Albuquerque, the largest city in New Mexico and one of the fastest growing cities in the Southwest. Albuquerque is an ethnically diverse city with a rich culture and a location offering unparalleled opportunities for outdoor adventure including hiking, biking, rock climbing and skiing in the nearby Sandia and Manzano mountains.

For best consideration, complete applications must be received by December 1, 2019. This position will remain open until filled. Each application must include a cover letter summarizing the applicant's experience, curriculum vita, teaching statement, and three letters of reference. Please have references send letters It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the letters of reference are submitted before the application deadline. Applications must be submitted online through, by referencing # Req 10585.

Inquiries should be sent to Lance Williams at:

UNM is a recipient of an ADVANCE Institutional Transformation grant from the NSF to promote and advance women and minority faculty in STEM fields, and SOE is partnering with the ADVANCE at UNM program to help recruit and retain an excellent and diverse faculty.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.

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