Santa Clara University


Adjunct Professor Openings

The Department of Computer Engineering at Santa Clara University invites applications for Adjunct Professor openings teaching graduate courses in all areas, especially, in algorithm theory, operating systems, database and computer architecture.

An earned doctorate in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or in a closely related field is preferred.

Santa Clara University is a Jesuit, Catholic university, located in the heart of Silicon Valley. The School of Engineering is committed to improving the human condition through engineering education, practice, and scholarship, promoting the University's mission to 'fashion a more humane, just and sustainable world'.

SCU maintains small class sizes and promotes close faculty/student interaction. The University enrollment is approximately 5,000 undergraduate and 4,000 graduate students. The Department offers B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees, with 14 full-time faculty, and a strong pool of around 25 part-time adjunct faculty who instruct approximately 230 undergraduate majors, and about 250 part-time and full-time graduate students. The School of Engineering maintains strong ties to local industry.

Applicants should submit detailed CVs, statements of teaching interests, and names and contact information for two references.

Electronic submission of applications is preferred, with PDF-formatted documents mailed to:

Applications will also be accepted through the mail at:

Department of Computer Engineering
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

EEO / AA Policy:

Santa Clara University is an equal opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and welcomes applications from women, persons of color and members of other historically underrepresented U.S. ethnic groups.

The University welcomes and honors people of all races, genders, creeds, cultures, and sexual orientations and values intellectual curiosity, pursuit of knowledge, and academic freedom and integrity. The University will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability.

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Computer Engineering Department
408-554-6805 (phone)
408-554-5474 (fax)
Bannan Engineering
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
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