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Teaching Term Appointment - Department of Computer Science

Memorial University of Newfoundland

Department of Computer Science

Teaching Term Appointment

The Department of Computer Science at Memorial University invites applications for a three-year Teaching Term position at the rank of Lecturer, starting January 3, 2020. The successful candidate’s primary responsibility will be to teach courses at the undergraduate level, along with normal administrative teaching responsibilities. Research will not form part of the required duties for this position. An MSc in Computer Science or related field is required at the time of appointment, along with teaching experience. Salary will be determined according to qualifications and experience, as stipulated by the Collective Agreement. The position is subject to budgetary approval.

Applications will be accepted until June 24, 2019. Applicants should submit a Curriculum Vitae, documentation in support of teaching effectiveness, and a list of three referees with their full contact information and email address. All material should be emailed with reference to position VPA-COSC-2018-002:

Dr. Yuanzhu Chen, Head
Department of Computer Science
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John's, NL, Canada, A1B 3X5

The Department currently has 15 tenured/tenure-track, and two teaching-term faculty members, with an additional tenure-track faculty member scheduled to join in June 2019. The Department supports B.Sc., BA, M.Sc., and PhD programs in Computer Science and collaborative graduate programs with other faculties. For further details, visit

Memorial University is strongly committed to employment equity and diversity, and encourages applications from all qualified candidates, including women; people of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression; Indigenous peoples; visible minorities, and racialized people; and people with disabilities. As part of Memorial University’s commitment to employment equity, all applicants are invited to identify themselves as a member of a target group(s) as appropriate. Applicants cannot be considered as a member of a target group(s) unless they complete an employment equity survey. If you do not receive a survey or have any questions, please contact All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Memorial University is the largest university in Atlantic Canada. As the province’s only university, Memorial plays an integral role in the educational and cultural life of Newfoundland and Labrador. Offering diverse undergraduate and graduate programs to almost 18,000 students, Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning in St. John's, a safe, friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant cultural life, and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities. For more information about Memorial, please visit