Assistant/Associate Professor in Computer Science – Program of Computer Science and Mathematics – UPEI Cairo Campus

Full Time

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Universities of Canada in Egypt is the first International Canadian Branch Campus in Egypt’s New Administrative Capital.

The Universities of Canada, Egypt (UofCanada) Program of Computer Science and Mathematics, UPEI Cairo Campus, invites applications at the rank of Assistant Professor or Higher for the following full-time faculty position starting September 2022

Primary areas of teaching will be:

Information Systems
Professional Communication and Practice for Computer Scientists
Computer Programming Language Practices
Roles and Responsibilities:

Teaching and learning:

To transfer knowledge to students and teaching assistants, including practical skills, methods, and techniques.
To ensure that the teaching content and methods of delivery are in accordance with UPEI faculty guidelines and respond to issues relating to staff and student needs.
To encourage the development of innovative approaches to course delivery and ensure that teaching design and delivery comply with the quality and educational standards and regulations of the department.
To challenge thinking, foster debate, and develop the ability of students to engage in critical discourse and rational thinking.
To supervise student projects and research, as well as mentor their academic progress
To set, mark and assess work and examinations and provide feedback to students.
Research and Scholarly Endeavors

To lead and coordinate research activity in the subject, including determining relevant research objectives, conducting research and collaborative partnerships with other educational institutions or other bodies, and preparing and submitting proposals and applications to external bodies, e.g., for funding and accreditation purposes.
To carry out independent research and write or contribute to publications or disseminate research findings using other appropriate media.
To seek practical application of research findings in line with the vision of the university.
University Services

To chair and contribute to committees work and participate in school/department decision-making and governance.
To promote and market the work of the university and department both nationally and internationally.
To be responsible for dealing with referred issues for students within their own educational programs.
To act as a line manager, supervising the work of others, for example, in research teams & projects
To mentor, appraise, and advise staff on personal and career development plans.
To foster innovation and inter-disciplinary team working.
Minimum Requirements for candidates:

A PhD. degree in Computer Science or a closely related field
Seven years of total teaching experience
At least five published papers/journals in a related field to Computer Science
Previous teaching experience with the required courses or research in closely related areas
Notable experience in teaching and working with different programming language types (compiled, scripting, shell scriptetc.)
Proficiency in communication in English
Supervision of projects that involve engagement of undergraduate students
Teaching Computer Science for non-computer science students
Preferred Requirements for candidates:

Industrial experience besides academia
Teaching in universities with remarkable student diversity
Main responsibilities:

The faculty member conducts classes following the original campus’s outlines for each course. The assessment criteria also follow the original campus’s standards. Teaching at UofCanada is conducted over the period of three semesters Fall, Winter, and Summer.

Formal applicants for the available positions should send a cover letter, including CV, the names and contacts of three references, teaching philosophy, and a letter of intent.
Only those under consideration will be contacted for an interview.

To apply for this job email your details to academic.careerArt@uofcanada.edu.eg

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