Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity or Data Science

  • Professional
  • Conway, AR
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Expires on: March 7, 2022

University of Central Arkansas
Computer Science and Engineering

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Central Arkansas is seeking candidates for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in Cybersecurity or Data Science beginning in August 2022. Currently, the department has 13 full-time faculty and offers BS programs in Computer Science (accredited by the ABET CAC), Computer Engineering, Cybersecurity, and Data Science as well as an MS program in Computer Science.

A doctorate in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or a related discipline with a focus on Cybersecurity or Data Science is required by the start date of the position, but candidates nearing completion will also be considered. Candidates specializing in hardware design/applications, who can collaborate with department faculty, are particularly encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will teach in our student-centered undergraduate and graduate programs as well as engage in research and professional service.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research, unofficial transcripts, and the contact information for at least three references via

Review of applications will begin on January 31, 2022, and will continue until the position is filled. For questions, contact the department chair at Additional information about the department is available at

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