Boston University's Metropolitan College seeks two dynamic and creative
faculty members with expertise in data analytics or software development to
join its nationally recognized Department of Computer Science (
https:// www. bu.edu/csmet/) at the rank of Assistant Professor starting
July or September 1, 2022.
The Department is a leader in providing rigorous and industry-relevant
education in areas such as information security, computer networks, computer
information systems, financial informatics, digital forensics, and health
informatics. Courses are offered in flexible face-to-face, blended and online
formats. It offers the acclaimed Boston University online Masters in Computer
Information Systems program, ranked as the 8th best online IT program by US
News & World Report 2021. The department believes that the cultural and social
diversity of our faculty, staff, and students is vitally important to the
distinction and excellence of our research and academic programs. To that end,
we are especially eager to have colleagues who support our institutional
commitment to ensuring BU is inclusive, equitable, and diverse join our ranks.
Qualifications : The successful candidates must hold a Ph.D. or equivalent
degree in Computer Science or a related field, and have a demonstrated
successful teaching and research record. We welcome applications from
candidates with a terminal degree who have extensive professional and industry
experience as well as an interest in teaching and applied research.
Responsibilities : Faculty duties include teaching up to six courses at
the graduate and undergraduate levels per academic year, including blended and
online courses, conducting active research, participating in course and
curriculum development, and mentoring part-time faculty and students, as well
as providing service to the department, college and the university. These are
both full-time, non-tenure track appointments at the rank of Assistant
Professor, each with a 2-5 year renewable contract.
The faculty positions offer significant opportunity for interdisciplinary and
collaborative scholarly work, including research and curriculum development
within Metropolitan College and Boston University, as well as the greater
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
DO NOT APPLY THROUGH THE BOSTON UNIVERSITY HR WEBSITE.
Application: Applicants should submit a cover letter stating career
objectives, suitability for the position, research goals, and approach to
teaching, as well as a curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference,
preferably via the application link below. Candidates who, within their
application materials, substantively address their experiences, strengths, and
opportunities for growth regarding diversity, inclusivity, and full
participation at Boston University will receive the highest
priority/consideration. Applications will be reviewed as received until the
position is filled.
Submit applications online: https: // www. bu.edu/csmet/careers/assistant-
Ms. Kimberly Crosta
Director of Program Administration
Department of Computer Science
Boston University Metropolitan College
1010 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status,
protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are
a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
BOSTON, Massachusetts, United States