20 days old
2017-11-032018-01-02

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

University of Illinois Springfield
Springfield, Illinois 62703
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Computer Science Department at the University of Illinois Springfield (UIS) invites applications for two Assistant Professor, tenure track positions to begin August, 2018.

The position involves graduate and undergraduate teaching, supervising student research, and continuing your research. Many of our classes are taught online. Applicants, especially early career, are invited from all areas of computer science, but the ability to teach core computer science is of special interest for the Department. The UIS Computer Science Department offers innovative programs in software engineering, information systems security, and data analytics. In fall 2017, there were over 1,100 majors in online and on campus bachelor’s and master’s computer science degree programs.

A Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field is required. Candidates who have completed all course work and have successfully defended the dissertation will be considered if such documentation is provided.

CAMPUS: Located in the state capital, the University of Illinois Springfield is one of three members of the University of Illinois system. The University serves approximately 5,400 students in 22 graduate and 30 undergraduate programs. The academic curriculum offers students a strong liberal arts core, a wide range of professional programs, and close faculty interaction. Making the most of its location in the state capital, UIS is broadly engaged in public policy and service. Its diverse student body includes traditional, non-traditional, and international students. Twenty-five percent of majors are in 17 undergraduate and graduate online degree programs and the campus has received several national awards for its implementation of online learning. UIS faculty are committed teachers, active scholars, and professionals in service to society. You are encouraged to visit the university web page at http://www.uis.edu and the department web page at: http://csc.uis.edu.

APPLICATION: Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uis.edu/job-board. Applicants should navigate to the Faculty category and the Computer Science position. To apply, click the "Apply for Position" button, create or update your profile, complete the online application, and upload a cover letter, curriculum vita, statements of teaching philosophy and research interests, and contact information for three references. Letters of reference and transcripts may be requested at a later date. Only those applicants who complete the online application and upload all required materials by the January 15, 2018 application deadline will be considered; incomplete applications will not be evaluated. To maintain the integrity of the search process, applicants are asked to upload their own materials. Review of applications will begin January 16, 2018 and continue until the position is filled or the search is terminated.

The University of Illinois conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer of employment. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

UIS is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong institutional commitment to recruitment and retention of a diverse and inclusive campus community.  Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Requirements

A Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field is required. Candidates who have completed all course work and have successfully defended the dissertation will be considered if such documentation is provided.

Categories

  • Education and Research

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Assistant Professor of Computer Science

University of Illinois Springfield
Springfield, Illinois 62703

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