Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor


  • Professional
  • Memphis, TN
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Expires on: December 31, 2022

University of Memphis
Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Memphis is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Visiting Assistant/Associate Professor, beginning Spring 2023. This is a one year appointment with possible extension, dependent on need and funds. The visiting professor will teach undergraduate/graduate courses (primarily Data Science), participate in curriculum development and improvement, and advise students. Applicants should hold a PhD in computer science or a related field. College level teaching experience is preferred. Research in CS related areas is a plus.

The Department of Computer Science offers BS, MS, and PhD programs, as well as graduate certificates in Data Science and Cybersecurity and Information Assurance. The Department has been ranked 55th in the nation among CS departments with federally funded research.

University of Memphis is a top-tier research university with a Carnegie R1 designation. Known as America’s Number 1 logistics hub, Memphis has been ranked as one of the “World’s Greatest Places” by TIME, as America’s 4th best city for jobs by Glassdoor, and America’s 4th in “Best Cost of Living”. Memphis metropolitan area has a population of 1.3 million. It boasts a vibrant culture and has a pleasant climate with an average temperature of 63 degrees.

To apply, please visit https://workforum.memphis.edu/postings/33408 . Include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and references.

A background check will be required for employment. The University of Memphis is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action employer committed to achieving a diverse workforce.