Assistant/Associate Professor of Computing and Information Systems


  • Professional
  • Allendale, MI
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Expires on: December 12, 2019

Grand Valley State University
School of Computing and Information Systems

The School of Computing & Information Systems at Grand Valley State University seeks to fill multiple positions for tenure-track assistant/associate professors in computer science, information systems, or information technology beginning fall 2020.

A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field is required. ABD near completion will be considered. Candidates must be professionally active, have demonstrable teaching potential and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching and research. We are looking for excellent teachers with a passion for computing and learning. Mentoring undergraduate or graduate research, or working in your area of technical specialty is valued.

Applicants should be qualified to teach core areas of computer science, information systems, or information technology. Candidates with the ability to teach any of the topics database/data management, data mining, data science, operating systems, distributed systems, cloud computing, edge computing, IoT, AI/machine learning, augmented reality, visualization, human-computer interaction, or cybersecurity are especially encouraged to apply

The School of CIS offers ABET-accredited undergraduate programs, several minors, and master’s degrees. The School has 38 full-time faculty, 800 undergraduate students and 150 graduate students. Grand Valley has 25,000 students and is the fastest growing Michigan state-supported university. We focus on experiential learning with opportunities for faculty-industry collaboration via CIS’s Applied Computing Institute.

The Grand Valley campuses are located in Allendale and downtown Grand Rapids, which is the second-largest metropolitan area in Michigan. The area offers numerous cultural and recreational opportunities, a moderate cost of living, and high quality of life. Visit www.experiencegr.com or www.hellowestmichigan.com for information on living in the West Michigan area. Refer to our web site (www.cis.gvsu.edu) for additional information about our faculty, students, and university (www.gvsu.edu).

Application review will begin immediately and continue until all the positions are filled. Applications will be accepted on-line only. Apply at www.jobs.gvsu.edu. Include a letter of interest or nomination, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and at least three references listing name, address, phone and e-mail address. If you have questions or need assistance, call Human Resources at 616- 331-2215. Grand Valley State University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity institution.