The School of Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY invites applications for the position of Lecturer or Sr. Lecturer (depending on experience) in the Department of Computer Science to start in Summer or Fall 2024.  The initial appointment is for one (1) academic year and is renewable contingent upon satisfactory performance and continued funding.

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.

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, Race/Gender/Veterans/Disability Employer.


Screening of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Qualified applicants must submit their applications through this link: Please choose “apply now” to complete a short online profile and to enter contact information for three referees. Be sure to select “COMPUTER SCIENCE” as the department. Please be prepared to upload your CV, a cover letter, evidence of successful teaching and a statement of diversity. Evidence of teaching effectiveness may include student evaluations, syllabi, and/or sample assignments.

Expected hiring range:   Lecturer: $66,000 – $79,000; Sr. Lecturer $95,000 – $105,000   Pay transparency disclosure:  The selected candidate’s salary will be determined based on factors that include the available budget, internal equity, and the final candidate’s qualifications, experience, education, and other job-related credentials. This hiring range is provided as Rensselaer’s good faith estimate of the expected hiring range at the time of posting.