Tenure-Track Position – Computer Science


  • Professional
  • Kent, Ohio
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Expires on: May 24, 2017

Kent State University
Department of Computer Science

Faculty Tenure Track- 9 Month
Computer Science
[Job #999622]
Kent Campus – Kent, OH

Opportunity for a tenure-track position in the Department of Computer Science. The successful candidate will join a growing and thriving department with excellent research and educational programs.

We seek applicants with expertise in augmented reality, highly interactive virtual environment (HIVE), 3D computer simulation, graphics, game design and programming, and related fields.

The applicant selected is expected to establish an extramurally funded research program, engage in collaborative research, direct theses and dissertations, and exhibit a commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education.

Qualifications include a PhD in Computer Science or related field. We also invite applicants with related industrial and/or post-doctoral experience. The position is available at the Assistant or Associate Professor rank; a candidate for the Associate Professor rank is expected to have a record of significant sustained funding, national or international recognition, and/or significant scholarly contribution.

Salary and startup funds are competitive and commensurate with academic qualifications and prior experience.

The department offers the B.S., B.A., M.S., M.A. and Ph.D. degrees and has 20 full-time faculty, over 400 undergraduates and over 200 graduate students. Kent State University is an eight-campus system located in Northeast Ohio with a student population of approximately 46,000. The beautiful park-like Kent campus is within walking distance of downtown Kent. The city has recently undergone a major rejuvenation and has a vibrant town center with many new restaurants and shops. More information about the department can be found at http://www.cs.kent.edu/.

We are accepting applications for this position immediately with an expected start date of fall semester, 2017. The position is open until filled.

For a complete description of this position and to apply online,
visit our job site at https://jobs.kent.edu.

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