Tenured/Tenure-track Faculty Positions in Computer Science/Software Engineering

The University of Texas at Dallas
The University of Texas at Dallas

The Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications from outstanding applicants for multiple tenure-track positions in computer science.  Candidates in all areas of Computer Science will be considered though the department is particularly interested in areas of natural language processing, machine learning, data science, cyber security, and IoT.  Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent.  The positions are open for applicants at all ranks.  Candidates for senior positions must have a distinguished record of research, publication, teaching, and service, and demonstrated leadership ability in developing and expanding (funded) research programs.  An endowed chair may be available for highly qualified senior candidates.  Junior candidates must show outstanding promise.

The department offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees both in Computer Science and Software Engineering, as well as in interdisciplinary fields of Telecom Engineering and Computer Engineering. Currently, the department has a total of 53 tenure-system faculty members and 38 full-time senior lecturers.  The department is housed in a spacious 150,000 square feet facility and has excellent computing equipment and support.  The department houses a number of centers and institutes, particularly in areas of cyber security, human language technology, and net centric software.

The university is located in the most attractive part of the Dallas metropolitan area.  There are over 1,000 high-tech companies within a few miles of the campus, including Texas Instruments, Alcatel, Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard, AT&T, Fujitsu, Raytheon, Rockwell Collins, Cisco, etc.  Almost all of the country’s leading telecommunication’s companies have major research and development facilities in our neighborhood.  Opportunities for joint university-industry research projects are excellent.  The department averages approximately $9 million in extramural research funding annually putting it in the 37th rank nationally in the ASEE (2016) survey of research expenditures.  The university and the State of Texas are also making considerable investment in commercialization of technology developed in university labs; a start-up business incubation center was opened in September 2011.

The CS Department has experienced very rapid growth in recent years.  The university and the State of Texas are investing significant resources in the pursuit of excellence.  We welcome inquiries.

To apply, please visit http://jobs.utdallas.edu/postings/11200

For more information, contact Dr. Gopal Gupta, Department Head, via email (gupta@utdallas.edu) or send e-mail to cs-search@utdallas.edu or view the Internet Web page at http://cs.utdallas.edu.  The search committee will begin evaluating applications on January 15th. Applications received on or before January 15th will get highest preference.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action employer and strongly encourages applications from candidates who would enhance the diversity of the University’s faculty and administration.