Open Faculty Positions

Lecturer – Machine Learning

Department of Computer Science

Position Description/Requirements

The Computer Science Department at Seattle University is seeking a lecturer for a machine learning course for summer quarter 2019 from June 24th to August 17th. The course meets once per week in the evening and is a graduate level course in the MS business analytics program. The lecturer must have a minimum of an M.S. in computer science or related area and have machine learning experience. Teaching experience is preferred. Applications are considered on a rolling basis and will continue until the position is filled.

If you are interested, please send a resume and cover letter to Prof. Eric Larson at

Instructor of Computer Science

Position Description 

The Computer Science Department at Seattle University invites applications for a full-time, multi-year, renewable, non-tenure-track Instructor position beginning in September 2019. Applicants with expertise in any area of Computer Science will be considered but applicants with experience in machine learning, artificial intelligence, or data science are preferred.

Candidates should provide evidence of commitment to effective teaching and mentoring. Responsibilities will include teaching in our computer science undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs, directing student projects, and service to the department and college.

Successful candidates should demonstrate a genuine desire to contribute to the mission of Seattle University.

The Computer Science Department offers undergraduate and master’s degrees in Computer Science, and a graduate certificate in Computer Science Fundamentals. The department has strong relationships with many local companies, including the leading technology companies headquartered nearby. For more information visit


Minimum Qualification: M.S. in computer science or closely related discipline, and teaching experience with evidence of teaching effectiveness.

Preferred Qualifications: Ph.D. in computer science or closely related discipline, teaching experience with evidence of teaching effectiveness, an interest in teaching graduate courses, and an interest in teaching in a variety of modalities.


About Us

Seattle University, founded in 1891, is a Jesuit Catholic university located on 52 acres in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. More than 7,400 students are enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs within nine schools and colleges. U.S. News and World Report's "Best Colleges 2019" ranks Seattle University 8th in the West among universities that offer a full range of masters and undergraduate programs. Seattle University is an equal opportunity employer.

In support of its pursuit of academic and scholarly excellence, Seattle University is committed to creating a diverse community of students, faculty and staff that is dedicated to the fundamental principles of equal opportunity and treatment in education and employment regardless of age, color, disability, gender identity, national origin, political ideology, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. The university encourages applications from, and nominations of, individuals whose differing backgrounds, beliefs, ideas and life experiences will further enrich the diversity of its educational community.


Application Instructions

Submit applications through including a cover letter summarizing qualifications and potential contributions to Seattle University; curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of teaching effectiveness, and contact information for three references. Inquiries may be directed to Prof. Adair Dingle at