University of St. Thomas
September 3, 2021
St. Paul, Minnesota
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The Department of Software and Data Science in the School of Engineering at the University of St. Thomas invites applications for Clinical faculty positions to begin in Spring 2022 or Fall 2022.

Successful candidates will contribute to scholarly teaching, student advising and growth of the department with strengths in the areas of Information Technology, Software Engineering, Data Science, ERP, and Digital Transformation.  All applicants must have demonstrable skills necessary for excellence in teaching.

As one of the longest running Software Engineering programs in the nation with over 5,000 masters level alumni, St. Thomas prides itself on continually adapting to the changing landscape of the software and data science education.  We are a student-focused institution with a strong practical curriculum.  We emphasize education that provides technical excellence with a significant emphasis on real world applications.  Faculty at St. Thomas have the freedom to grow and pursue excellence in their area of passion as educators. St. Thomas’ location in the vibrant metro-area community of Minneapolis-St Paul provides for an outstanding balance of life and work.

The School of Engineering actively seeks to attract, retain and develop faculty, staff, and students from all backgrounds to enhance the diversity of the learning community, and to offer our students richly varied perspectives.  In this light, we embrace diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment.  We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. This commitment is consistent with our university mission: Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely and work skillfully to advance the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.

Additional information about the department and programs offered can be found HERE.


A Master’s degree (U.S or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Technology, Data Science or related discipline is required, with a minimum of four years of industry experience.

For full consideration, materials should be submitted online at  Review of application materials will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Candidates will be asked to copy/paste a position-specific cover letter for the application, and include the following attachments:

  • CV
    A written statement of teaching philosophy
  • Candidates should complete the reference section of the application. No references will be contacted without first getting the permission of the candidate.

Established in 1885, the University of St. Thomas is located in the major metropolitan area of Minneapolis-St. Paul and is Minnesota’s largest private university. Its 10,000 students pursue degrees in a wide range of liberal arts, professional, and graduate programs.

The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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