New Mexico State University
Position Title: Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Employee Classification: LC Faculty TT/TN 9m
College/Division: Arts and Sciences College
Department: 330500-COMPUTER SCIENCE
Internal or External Search: External – Open to all applicants
Location: Las Cruces
Offsite Location (if applicable):
Target Hourly/Salary Rate: Commensurate, competitive, etc.
Appointment Full-time Equivalency: 1.0
Exempt or Non-Exempt: Exempt
Summary: The Computer Science Department at New Mexico State University invites applications for a tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level, with appointment starting in Fall 2024 semester.
The Computer Science Department at New Mexico State University invites applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, with appointment starting in Fall 2024.
The CS department has BS/MS/PhD degree programs in CS and a BS program in Cybersecurity. The department has close to 500 undergraduate, over 100 graduate students, and 15 faculty, and has a vibrant research environment with research strengths in the areas of artificial intelligence, data science, cybersecurity, and human-computer interaction. The department is home to two NSF funded research centers in smart grid. The chosen candidates will join a research active faculty funded by diverse federal agencies (NSF, DoD, DoE, NASA, Dept. of Education, and national labs). The faculty in the department are recent recipients of the prestigious NSF NRT, RINGS, CRI/ERI, IIS, and CAREER awards. The research expenditure of the department is in the top 30 in the nation among CS departments not part of a college of engineering (American Society for Engineering Education). The department is ranked in CSrankings.org in several areas.
Classification Standard Duties:
The expected workload includes teaching, scholarly activity/research, and service and/or outreach.
Required Education, Experience, Certification/License, Equivalency
Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. by the time of their appointment and have a strong commitment to both research and teaching.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
We are seeking strong candidates with research expertise in Artificial Intelligence that can effectively complement the research foci of the department, especially in artificial intelligence, HCI, and data science. Exceptional candidates with strong background in other areas of Computer Science will also be considered.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
The Computer Science Department at New Mexico State University invites applications for a tenure-track positions at the Assistant Professor level, with appointment starting in Fall 2024 semester.
A completed application will include a letter of interest, a statement of teaching and research philosophy, a curriculum vitae, copies of transcripts, and three professional references.
Special Requirements of the Position
Department Contact: Dr. Son Tran, 575-646-1930, firstname.lastname@example.org
Contingent Upon Funding: Not Applicable
Bargaining Unit Eligibility: This is NOT a bargaining unit position with American Federation of State, County & Municipal Employees (AFSCME).
Standard Work Schedule: Standard (M-F, 8-5)
If Not a Standard Work Schedule:
Working Conditions and Physical Effort
Environment: Work is normally performed in a typical interior/office work environment.
Physical Effort: No or very limited physical effort required.
Lifting Requirements: Requires handling of average-weight objects up to 10 pounds or some standing or walking.
Risk: No or very limited exposure to physical risk.
Link to Apply: http://careers.nmsu.edu/cw/en-us/job/498844
Job Posting Close Date: November 25, 2023.