Free open Job in North, South & Central America Lecturer in Computer Science (3 posts) at University of the West Indies

Qualifications and Experience 

The successful candidate should possess a PhD in Computer Science. 

Candidates must also have:

  • A broad-based background in Computer Science and considerable teaching experience at the university level (undergraduate and postgraduate)
  • An excellent record of research and publication in one or more of the following specialization areas:
    • Software Engineering
    • Data Structures
    • Theory of Computing
    • Programming
    • Designs of Algorithms
    • Operating Systems
    • Database Management
    • Computer Architecture 

Consideration may also be given to candidates with a PhD in a related Computer Science discipline. 

An MSc. in Computer Science will be an asset.

Special Responsibilities 

  • Teaching undergraduate courses in Computer Science and Information Technology programmes
  • Teaching postgraduate courses in Computer Science
  • Supervising postgraduate students
  • Developing a high quality research programme
  • Attracting funding for research programmes
  • Assisting in curriculum development and participating in outreach activities.
  • Sitting on various committees at both Departmental and University Level

Personal Attributes 

The Department places high priority on individuals of integrity who can work well in a team and student friendly environment. Candidates should also possess good communication and interpersonal skills. A good command of both oral and written English is essential. Candidates must also:

  • Have qualities that indicate very good continuity of service
  • Show evidence of departmental administration and support of extra-curricular activities
  • Show considerable evidence of leadership skills and ability to work effectively as a team player
  • Be very keen to interact with the national and regional community 

Detailed application and full curriculum vitae should be sent to the Campus Registrar, c/o HR Division (Appointments Section), Main Administration Building, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I. via e-mail: HRApplications@sta.uwi.edu. Three (3) referees (one of whom should be from your present organization) must be indicated. Application forms may be obtained at http://www.sta.uwi.edu in the Faculty & Staff, Staff Vacancies section. Further particulars including remuneration package may also be obtained at the above address. In order to expedite the appointment procedures, applicants are advised to ask their referees to send their signed references under CONFIDENTIAL cover DIRECTLY to the Campus Registrar at the above address without waiting to be contacted by the University. Applications received after the deadline date will not be considered. 

Deadline for receipt of applications: 2020 March 8