School of Computing – Two Assistant Professors


University of North Florida
School of Computing

The School of Computing at the University of North Florida is hiring two (2) tenure-earning positions at the assistant professor rank, to begin August 2021 (positions 311170 and 318070). The successful candidates must have an earned Ph.D. degree (or will earn a Ph.D. degree by August 2021) in the field of Computing from an accredited institution. The successful candidate must demonstrate the potential for excellence in teaching and in research. The School of Computing offers academic programs in computer science, data science, information systems, information technology, and information science. The School of Computing continues to grow its students’ body, research productivity, and successful partnerships with the Northeast Florida community. Outstanding candidates may be considered for the Morales Endowed Professorship, which comes with teaching load reduction and funds to support research.

Position responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Computing as well as conducting research. A commitment to excellence in teaching and the ability to establish/conduct outstanding research with tangible outcomes are expected from the successful candidate. The School of Computing provides a collegial, collaborative environment for its faculty and staff with strong commitment to students’ success, diversity and inclusion, and national prominence.

Applicants must complete an online application at https://www.unfjobs.org/postings/15040 to include: a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a list of three references with contact information, unofficial transcripts, a teaching statement, a statement of vision for research, and a diversity statement describing any current diversity and inclusion efforts and/or future plans. A pre-employment background check is performed on candidates selected for employment. Please direct your questions to the search committee chair Dr. Sanjay Ahuja at (904) 620-2985 or by e-mail at sahuja@unf.edu.

Review of applications will begin on November 6, 2020 and continue until the position is filled.

UNF is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans; spouses of veterans, and disabled persons are encouraged to apply.

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