The School of Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY invites applications for the position of Lecturer in the Department of Computer Science ( to start in August of 2022.  Candidates must preferably possess a PhD or equivalent in Computer Science or related fields, although candidates with an MS will also be considered.  Applicants should have teaching expertise in both introductory courses and upper level computer science electives. The initial appointment is for up to three years for PhD applicants and one year for MS applicants, with potential for renewal. The successful candidate should have strong teaching, advising, and mentoring skills. The ideal candidate will be an individual with a comprehensive vision of computer science education, as well as the skills needed to integrate into a multi-disciplinary department. Evidence of teaching effectiveness may include student evaluations, syllabi, and/or sample assignments. As Rensselaer approaches its 200th anniversary, come join our team as we guide a community of brilliant undergraduate and graduate Computer Science students toward future technological leadership.

Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Qualified applicants must submit their applications through:

We welcome candidates who bring diverse intellectual, geographical, gender, and ethnic perspectives to Rensselaer’s work and campus communities.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity