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The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill invites applications for the position of Professor of the Practice in software engineering for mobile/web applications to begin in Fall 2018. The position is for an initial term of four years, and is periodically renewable upon review.

This position has the responsibility to teach courses in software engineering, especially as applied to mobile and web applications, for both Computer Science majors and non-majors alike. The position will oversee the operation of a software makerspace for mobile and web applications development and serve as a liaison to the broader University and industry community which will serve as the source for applications. In addition, the position entails updating, revising, and developing curriculum, and employing innovative pedagogical methods and instructional technologies that will be effective in teaching and encouraging a diverse population of students to participate in the makerspace. The position will include training and evaluating graduate and undergraduate student instructors.

Candidates must have at least a Masters degree, and preferably a Ph.D., in Computer Science or a closely related field.

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity employer that welcomes all to apply, including protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. We strongly encourage applications from women and under-represented minorities.

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