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Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Lyon College Batesville, AR

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Lyon College
Batesville, AR
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Assistant Professor of Computer Science-
Lyon College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science (or
Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Data Science, depending on the candidate’s
qualifications) position beginning in August 2024. Preference will be given to candidates holding
a doctorate in computer science, data science, or a related field. However, candidates holding an
MS are encouraged to apply. Candidates should be able to teach a range of computer science
courses, such as programming in Java, digital logic, computer architecture, and networks, with
an emphasis on applications across the disciplinary spectrum. Teaching responsibilities may also
include data science undergraduate courses. Additional opportunities may arise to teach seminars
and special topics courses in the candidate’s area of specialization. Involving undergraduate
students in research is highly desirable. Additional responsibilities include academic advising
and service on college committees. Experience at a small, residential liberal arts college as a
student or as a faculty member is desirable. Absent that experience, an understanding of the
difference between a small college and a university and the desire to be on the faculty of a small
college are important. Salary is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Lyon College is a private, selective liberal arts college affiliated with the Presbyterian Church
(U.S.A.). It is located in Batesville, Arkansas, a safe and historic town of 11,000 that serves as
commercial, medical, social, and governmental hub for an eight-county area and named by USA
Today as the best city to live in in Arkansas. The College currently enrolls almost 600
undergraduate students from 29 states and 14 foreign countries. Entering freshmen have an
average high school GPA of 3.7. Interested candidates should send a letter of application, a
curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and research interests along with the names
of at least three current references and their contact information to Human Resources, P.O. Box
2317, Batesville, AR 72503-2317 or electronically. Applications will be
accepted until the position is filled. To learn more about Lyon College go to

Lyon College does not discriminate with respect to the hiring of applicants or with respect to the
terms, conditions, or privileges of employment because of race, color, religion, gender, age,
disability, sexual orientation, or national origin. It is the continuing policy of Lyon College to
comply with any federal or state law regarding equal employment opportunities. To learn more
about Lyon College go to


Lyon College

Batesville, AR
72501 USA



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