Chair, Computer Science & Engineering

  • Professional
  • Denton, Texas
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Expires on: March 31, 2021

University of North Texas
Computer Science and Engineering

Chair, Department of Computer Science and Engineering

 Position Summary

 The UNT Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) ( seeking nominations or applications for the chairperson position.

Minimum Qualifications

 Nominees or applicants must have: an earned doctorate relevant to a program in computer science and engineering and achievements commensurate with a tenured appointment at the rank of Professor in Computer Science and Engineering department. In addition, the candidate is expected to have an excellent record of scholarship and external funding, prior academic experience in a US institution, and a commitment to diversity and inclusiveness as well as shared governance while maintaining a good working relationship with the College Dean and upper administration. The candidate is expected to have strong interpersonal skills, the ability to lead and manage and to work with faculty and administration.

Applicants are sought at the Professor level with salary, benefits, and a teaching load typical for a major research university.

Special Instructions to Applicants

Nominations and enquiries can be sent to Dr. Seifollah Nasrazadani, Chair of the Search Committee, at Applications should be submitted directly through and must include a detailed CV; a summary of research, teaching, and management experience; a statement on vision for a high-ranking CSE Department; and a list of five references. Please upload a Diversity Statement describing how you will contribute to diversity, equity, and inclusion in the UNT Computer Science and Engineering department.

Applications should be preferably submitted by March 15, 2021. However, screening of nominations and applications will continue until the search is closed.