PT Lecturer Data Structures and Discrete Mathematics

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title PT Lecturer Data Structures and Discrete Mathematics
Requisition Number PTFR000398
Division/College College of Computer and Information Science
Interdisciplinary Division/College
Location Silicon Valley
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible No
Posting Date 01/26/2018

The College of Computer and Information Science invites applications for the position of Part-Time teaching faculty. Primary responsibilities will be teaching a lecture based course in the areas of data structures and discrete mathematics. We are looking for teaching during the Summer 2018 and Fall 2018. Salary is competitive and additional teaching opportunities are available. For more information about the program, please visit


Candidates must have a MS degree in related field. PhD and teaching experience strongly preferred.

Additional Information

This introduces the mathematical structures and methods that form the foundation of computer science. The course studies structures such as sets, tuples, sequences, lists, trees, and graphs; Discusses functions, relations, ordering, and equivalence relations. Examines inductive and recursive definitions of structures and functions. Covers principles of proof such as truth tables, inductive proof, and basic logic and the counting techniques and arguments needed to estimate the size of sets, the growth of functions, and the space-time complexity of algorithms. Also, discusses data structures such as arrays, stacks, queues, lists, and the algorithms that manipulate them.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. References
  2. Letter of Recommendation 1
  3. Letter of Recommendation 2
  4. Letter of Recommendation 3

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