ACT (American College of Thessaloniki) is seeking applications for a
faculty position in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant or Associate
Professor who may also serve as the Coordinator of the Science & Technology
Division. In addition to teaching, the faculty will provide high standard
academic-related administrative support to the programs under the guidance of
the Chair of Science & Technology Division. In return, the Coordinator will
enjoy a reduced teaching load.
The position is a full-time assignment for one year and may be renewable
upon agreement of all parties.
The Division of Technology and Science is seeking a full-time faculty with
expertise in the broad area of Computer Systems. There is particular interest
in the area of computer/cyber security including but not limited to (in
alphabetical order): adversarial machine learning; blockchain and
cryptocurrency security; cryptography; data-driven security; human-centered
security; network and wireless security; PL-oriented and software security;
privacy/censorship/fairness and side-channel analysis, attacks, and defenses.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
skill and knowledge in teaching discipline.
efforts to improve the quality of instruction by reviewing and utilizing
innovative technologies, methodologies, techniques, and delivery methods.
Develop and use
a syllabus for each course (or laboratory) within college, discipline, and
departmental guidelines and submit one copy to the department chair.
Use a variety of
teaching methods and materials, appropriate for students with differing
educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles that assist them
in meeting course objectives.
students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course
objectives, and inform them of their progress in the course in a timely manner.
student records and submit related reports and forms within requested
Learn and apply
technologies that support student learning.
Keep pace with
developments in the discipline.
discipline committee or program meetings and activities.
evaluate, and revise program curricula and practices to assure compliance with professional
standards, and requirements of business/industry, and higher education.
Degree in Computer Science or closely related field is required.
have completed a Doctoral degree in Computer Science or closely related
with exceptional research record will be considered for the rank of Associate
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
the development of Computer Science curriculum and course development
current best practices in Computer Science lecture and lab instruction
experience in an educational environment with sensitivity to students with
diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds and students
Ability to work
in a diverse work environment
ability to teach day or evening classes
skill in a variety of computer usage and software
inspire and motivate students in a student-centered environment
Fluency in English
and oral communication skills
interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with and effectively manage
a diverse professional, community and student population
A minimum of one
or more years of college level teaching experience or other relevant work
experience is required. College level teaching experience at a US–accredited
higher education institution is preferred.
ability to serve in an administrative capacity.
A complete application package must include the following:
interest outlining qualifications for the position and personal teaching
2. Complete Curriculum Vitae
Transcripts listing coursework and grades for undergraduate and graduate
degrees earned (for short-listed candidates).
NOTE: Degree holders from foreign
colleges/universities outside Greece must be recognized by DOATAP and the
successful candidate must be registered in the College Faculty Registry at the
Greek Ministry of Education (ΜητρώοΔιδασκόντωνΚολλεγίων) by the time of the appointment. Copies of all relevant transcripts must
be initially submitted with the application for consideration. Official transcripts are required at the time of employment.
List of at least
3 professional references, including name, address, title, telephone number,
All material must be submitted in pdf format and in a compressed folder
indicating in the file name, the last and first name of the applicant as well
as the indication CompSci.
While applications will be accepted until the position is filled,
interested applicants are encouraged to submit their application package, in
English, to firstname.lastname@example.org with email subject “CompSci Professor” by Friday, March 27th 2020.
Disclaimer: ACT has no political,
governmental or religious affiliations. ACT values a diverse college community.
ACT does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic
origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital or parental status, age, or
disability in the recruitment and admissions of its students, in the
administration of its educational policies and programs, or its recruitment and
employment of its faculty and staff.