Computer Science – Temporary Faculty Appointment (10 month) – 2021-22

Employeur Bishop's University
Horaire Temps plein
Type d'emploi Contractuel
Domaine d'emploi Éducation
Télétravail possible Non

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Résumé du poste

Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Bishop’s University invites applications for a 10-month temporary Faculty position at the assistant professor level, beginning July 1, 2021. The applicants must possess a PhD. More information about Bishop’s University and the Department of Computer Science can be found at

The teaching load will be equivalent to 6 courses and the courses to be taught are as follows:

CS503 Data Visualization
CS509 Pattern Recognition
CS560 Software Engineering
CS501 The Internet of Things
CS504 Programming Languages for Data Analysis
CS557 Database Software Design

Bishop’s University is a primarily undergraduate institution with a strong emphasis on dynamic and effective teaching, experiential learning, and research and knowledge mobilization. Located in the beautiful Eastern Townships just southeast of Montreal, our riverside campus has a growing and vibrant research culture, cohesive community, small class sizes, collegial faculty and staff, and is rated first in the country on student satisfaction

Eastern Townships


Eastern Townships

Exigences et conditions

Bishop’s University observes an equal access employment in public bodies for women, visible minorities, ethnic minority, Indigenous and disabled people (including the possibility of accommodation during the selection process). Candidates who anticipate needing accommodation for any part of the process may contact Human Resources at In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents, but all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

Given the current situation with the COVID-19 pandemic, applicants must be prepared to teach fully online or in a hybrid format.

Applicants should provide a letter of intent (highlighting teaching experiences), curriculum vitae and the names and contact information of three references. The deadline to submit the full application is May 22nd, 2021 and applications should be sent to:

Jean Porter
Dean Assistant – Natural Sciences
Bishop’s University
2600 College St., Sherbrooke, J1M 1Z7

Review of applications will begin on May 25th, 2021. Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Due to the unusual worldwide COVID-19 pandemic crisis, candidates should note that there is no guarantee courses in 2021-22 academic year will be in person. The selected candidate will benefit from a variety of resources (Moodle Hub, Proctorio exam software and the ITS-TLC instructional support team) made available to them to support them in the delivery of the course(s) online. Also, teaching days could include Saturdays.

Given the unique circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Quebec and its “Direction générale de la santé publique” have issued guidelines and recommended practices to prevent the contagion from spreading and to protect the public’s health. Bishop’s University is committed to complying with these guidelines and recommendations for the purposes of its teaching mission.

Although Bishop’s University is planning its 2021-22 academic year based on a hybrid model, we will comply with government guidelines and recommendations. As such, should the government introduce more stringent measures to respect after the 2021-22 academic year begins, Bishop’s University may have to further restrict physical access to the university campus and order all teaching and evaluation activities to be provided online for the 2021-22 academic year.

To ensure that teaching activities run smoothly this 2021-22 academic year, Bishop’s University is asking professors to make sure that they have access to:

An up-to-date desktop computer, with webcam OR an up-to-date laptop computer with built-in webcam;
Headphones with microphone; and
Access to high speed internet with download speed of at least 7Mb/s (megabit/second) and an upload speed of 3Mb/s which are optimal for participating in video-based online learning.
In the event that you do not have access to a suitable computer and/or high speed Internet, the University will provide access to an equipped space, physically on campus from which to teach, provided the government does not require the university to close because of the COVID-19 pandemic.


Bishop’s University is located on the traditional and unceded territory of the Abenaki people.

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Date limite pour postuler : 25 mai 2021

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