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Teaching Faculty / Computer Science – 9 or 12 month

Florida State University Panama City
Panama City, Florida
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Job ID:                         46350

Location:                     Panama City, Florida

Full/Part Time:            Full Time

Regular/Temporary:    Regular


About the Program

Florida State University Panama City (FSU PC) has a nationally recognized, ABET-accredited, Bachelor's Degree program in Computer Science, which emphasizes courses in programming, database structure, computer organization, architecture, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, networking, and operating systems. The FSU PC Computer Science is available to both on- campus students and distance learners, and it was recently ranked No. 1 in the nation, according to a report released by BestColleges.com (2015).

We invite applications for a 9- or 12- month, full-time, specialized, non-tenure track teaching faculty position with opportunities for promotion and multi-year contracts at our FSU Campus in Panama City, Florida. We anticipate hiring multiple faculty (up to 2 separate positions) with diverse specializations that complement the Computer Science and Computer Engineering curriculum. Each faculty position will have responsibilities in teaching and service.

Primary responsibilities are teaching a variety of core and elective courses (both online and face- to-face) in the undergraduate Computer Science program at FSU Panama City. This position also includes recruiting, mentoring, and advising students and engaging in service to the department and campus. The position begins in Fall of 2020 with the potential to start earlier (i.e., Spring or Summer 2020) if circumstances warrant it. For more information about the FSU PC Computer Science program, please visit https://pc.fsu.edu/academics/undergraduate-programs/computer- science.

Position Qualifications

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or closely related field and at least three years of college teaching experience; capability to teach most courses in an ABET-accredited core curriculum in Computer Science; ability to teach online courses effectively. PhD candidates with a scheduled defense will also be considered (doctorate must be completed by time of hire). Faculty rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Preferred Qualifications

Previous experience teaching computer science courses online.

About FSU Panama City

The Panama City campus of FSU is located 100 miles west of Tallahassee. FSU PC sits directly on the beautiful St. Andrews Bay and is only three miles from the sparkling waters of the Gulf of Mexico. FSU Panama City currently houses 19 bachelor's programs and 8 master's programs and boasts a small faculty-to-student ratio, which gives students a more personalized academic experience. For more information about FSU Panama City, please visit our website: https://pc.fsu.edu/.

Contact Info

Inquiries should be directed to: Dr. David A. Gaitros dgaitros@fsu.edu

Anticipated Salary Range

Salary will be commensurate with rank, education, and experience

Criminal Background Check

This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check.

How to Apply

If qualified and interested in this position, apply at https://jobs.fsu.edu. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Online applications MUST INCLUDE work history up to ten years, and all education details EVEN IF ATTACHING RESUME.

Applicants should also upload all of the following documents to their online application:

1)          A cover letter describing university teaching experience (include any online teaching), related computer science or industry experiences, courses in the curriculum the applicant feels qualified to teach, and why you are seeking this position.

2)          Current curriculum vitae.

3)          Evidence of teaching effectiveness (copies of teaching evaluations and other data).

4)          Arrange for submission of at least three letters of reference. You should instruct that these letters be mailed to: Florida State University, A312E, Human Resources, 4750 Collegiate Drive, Panama City, Florida 32405 (References should provide contact information, including addresses, e-mail addresses and phone numbers)

5)          Additional material to support your application may also be mailed to the above address.

Open until Filled

This position is being advertised as open until filled.

Tobacco Free Campus

Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors and external individuals.

Equal Employment Opportunity

An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.

FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at:



Posted: 2019-10-09 Expires: 2019-11-08

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