Teaching Position in area of Software Engineering
Western University Ontario School of Software Engineering

Job Title: Teaching Position in area of  Software Engineering 

Field: Software Engineering

Employer:Western University Ontario



Applications are invited for an exceptional candidate in the area of Software Engineering in the
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering. The successful applicant
will receive a three-year, Limited Term appointment at the rank of Lecturer, Assistant or Associate
Professor. The rank and salary will be commensurate with the successful applicant's qualifications
and experience. The position will be effective August 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.


The Department is seeking an energetic and dynamic candidate who will be able to contribute to the
Department's teaching activities by teaching six half credit (0.5) courses each academic year in the
area of Software Engineering. (The most likely assignment is three courses in the fall term and three
courses in the winter, but may vary with the needs of the department.) Course teaching assignments
will span introductory as well as advanced areas of software engineering such as object oriented
programming (e.g., Java, Python), software requirements & analysis, software engineering design,
information security, web technologies, scripting programming language fundamentals, theoretical
foundations of SE, cloud computing, database design and computer networking.


Applicants for this position must have a first degree (BASc B.Eng or equivalent) in Engineering and
have either a PhD in Software Engineering (or a related discipline) or equivalent professional work
experience in software engineering. The candidate should provide evidence of effective teaching at
a post-secondary environment in engineering and will be expected to participate in the normal
administrative, educational and professional activities of the Department, Faculty and University.
Eligibility for immediate registration as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in Ontario is required for this

About us:

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (http://www.eng.uwo.ca/electrical/) is one
of six academic units in the Faculty of Engineering (http://www.eng.uwo.ca) at Western University.
The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers degrees in Electrical Engineering,
Computer Engineering, Software Engineering and Mechatronic Systems Engineering.
Situated along the banks of the Thames River in picturesque London, Ontario, a city with a population
of approximately 380,000 and a metropolitan area population of approximately 500,000, Western
University has a full-time enrollment of about 32,000 students in a range of academic and professional
programs. With annual research funding exceeding $220 million, and an international reputation for
success, Western ranks as one of Canada's top research-intensive universities. Our research
excellence expands knowledge and drives discovery with real-world application. Western also
provides an exceptional employment experience, offering competitive salaries, a wide range of
employment opportunities and one of Canada's most beautiful campuses.

Further information about
Western can be found at http://www.uwo.ca/, the Faculty of Engineering at
http://www.eng.uwo.ca/, the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at

Western Engineering is in the process of a major expansion of faculty to complement a planned
growth in student numbers. Western Engineering's Mission, Vision and Values can be found at
http://www.eng.uwo.ca/faculty_staff/img/Values_Mission_Statement.pdf. Western's Recruitment &
Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families.
Consideration of applications will commence on June 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is
filled. Please ensure that the form available at http://www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/pdf/full-timeapplication-form.pdf is completed and included in your application submission.

Those applying for these positions should forward (i) a detailed curriculum vitae, ii) a one-page
teaching statement describing your teaching experience and philosophy, and (iii) the names and

addresses of three referees to:

Professor Abdallah Shami, Chair (Acting) of Electrical and Computer Engineering
c/o Michelle Wagler, Administrative Officer
Thompson Engineering Building, Room 279B, Western Engineering
1151 Richmond Street London, Ontario, Canada N6A 5B9
Email: mwagler6@uwo.ca

Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral
communication skills in English. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals.
Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes
applications from women, members of racialized groups/visible minorities. Aboriginal persons,
persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or
gender expression.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and
permanent residents.
Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If
you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Michelle Wagler by
phone at 519-661-2111 ext: 81257.

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