Northeastern Illinois University is recruiting a pool of qualified candidates to teach courses on a part time basis for the Department of Computer Science. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis for the 2022-2023 academic year.

In this role you will

Northeastern Illinois University is a primarily teaching institution. The candidate will be responsible for teaching a minimum of one course during an academic semester, and a maximum of three. The course load is subject to the availability of the candidate and program need. Part-time adjuncts are hired on a per course basis each semester, and teaching one semester does not guarantee assignment for the following semester. The teaching hours for a part-time adjunct vary and can include day, evening, and weekend classes.

Minimum Qualifications

MSc or Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field.  Candidates should have a strong commitment to teaching and student success.  Applications are sought in all areas of computer science, from introductory programming, object orientation, software development and networking, to operating systems, artificial intelligence, machine learning and robotics among others. 


Master’s Degree in a business or related field.  Experience in higher education.

(This position requires a background check.)

About Northeastern Illinois University

Northeaster’s Main Campus is located on 67 acres in a residential area on the Northwest Side of Chicago with additional locations in the metropolitan area: The Jacob H. Carruthers Center for Inner City Studies and El Centro. Northeastern also is a founding member of the University Center of Lake County consortium campus in suburban Lake County, north of Chicago.

Currently, NEIU has 10 tenured/tenure track faculty, 3 full-time instructors, and 14 adjunct faculties. Computer Science has one of the largest departments on campus, with 400 undergraduate majors and 75 graduate students. The major areas of study include computer science theories, databases, computer networks, cybersecurity, information technology, artificial intelligence and data science. 


Based on qualifications and experience.

To Apply

Interested applicants should send a cover letter stating the areas of computer science in which they could teach courses and a CV with references to the Department of Computer Science, computer-science@neiu.edu. Review of applications will be completed on a rolling basis.

Northeastern Illinois University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and invites applications from Women, Minorities, Veterans and Persons with Disabilities, as well as Other Qualified Individuals. Northeastern Illinois University positions are contingent upon the University's receipt of its State of Illinois appropriation.