Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science

  • Professional
  • Denton, Texas
  • Posted 2 months ago
  • Expires on: February 6, 2021

University of North Texas
Computer Science and Engineering

The University of North Texas, a Carnegie R1 Research Institution, invites applications for the following Assistant/Associate tenure track faculty position in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) starting Fall 2021. Candidates for this position are expected to develop a strong research program funded by external sources, support and mentor graduate students, teach CSE graduate and undergraduate courses, and provide service to the University and the profession.

The College of Engineering has established college-wide priorities for the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Autonomous Vehicles, Advanced Manufacturing, Sensor Systems, and Health Sciences. The CSE department’s strengths include Algorithms and Computational Science, Artificial Intelligence and Data Science, Computer Systems and Networking, Cybersecurity, and Software Engineering. Candidates in the areas of Algorithms, Operating Systems, and Artificial Intelligence who can contribute to one or more of the department’s existing strengths and/or college priority areas are especially encouraged to apply. Outstanding candidates who can contribute to one or more of the department’s existing strengths will also be considered.

The Computer Science and Engineering department is home to 9 Professors, 11 Associate Professors, 7 Assistant Professors, 5 Lecturers, over 100 Ph.D. students, over 180 master students, and over 1300 bachelor students. We offer a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering, M. S. degrees in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, and Data Engineering, ABET-accredited B. S. degrees in Computer Science and Computer Engineering, an ABET-accredited B. A. degree in Information Technology, and a new B. S. degree in Cybersecurity. Additional information about the department is available at the website:

Application Procedure:

All applicants must apply online at

The committee will begin its review of applications immediately and continue to accept and review applications until the position is filled.

The University:

UNT is the largest, most comprehensive university in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, the fourth-largest metro area in the United States, and one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas with ever-increasing industrial and business activities and a reasonable cost of living. The vibrant UNT College of Engineering, located in the 590,000 square foot main building on the 300-acre Discovery Park campus in Denton, TX, has more than 100 faculty members. The college has hired 9 tenure and tenure track faculty this year and has a goal to expand the college faculty by 50% in the next 5 years.