Assistant Professor, Computer Science (2 positions)

University of Illinois Springfield
Computer Science

Summary: The Computer Science Department at the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) invites applications for two Assistant Professor, tenure track positions to begin August, 16, 2023. The UIS Computer Science Department offers innovative programs in software engineering, cybersecurity, and data analytics. The department has been designated a National Center for Academic Excellence in Cybersecurity, and prides itself on its small class sizes and distinguished faculty dedicated to research and teaching.  Applicants, especially early career, are welcome to apply. This is a full-time on-campus position. UIS tenure-system faculty are expected to be available and engaged in the campus community, with assigned professional responsibilities for teaching, scholarship, and service.

Duties & Responsibilities: Teaching: The position involves on-campus and online development and delivery of core and elective, graduate and undergraduate courses: 60%

Scholarship responsibilities include: A productive research program, with high quality peer-reviewed papers published in venues recognized nationally and internationally; evidence of significance and impact of research contributions; engaging students in research: 30%

Service expectations include contributing at department, college, and university levels, as well as service to the profession: 10%

Minimum Qualifications: A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field is required (ABD will be considered with completion prior to the time of appointment). Areas of desired specialty include computer security, artificial intelligence, data analytics, software engineering, as well as emerging or interdisciplinary topics; however, all areas will be considered.

Application deadline (5pm): 12/31/2022

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