27 days old
2017-11-132017-12-13

Faculty Position in Computer Science (ML/AI)

University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha, Nebraska 68182-0500
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position with an emphasis in intelligent systems. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, machine learning, artificial intelligence, data analytics, and their translational application in real-world contexts. Exceptional candidates in all areas of computer science are encouraged to apply.

Candidates must have completed an earned doctorate in computer science or related disciplines by the employment start date. The candidate should have a strong potential to conduct high quality research, generate external research and development grants, and be committed to teaching computer science courses at both graduate and undergraduate levels.  Applicants at the associate professor level should have demonstrated a strong research track record including extra-mural funding and high impact research publications.

The College of Information Science & Technology houses three academic units: Computer Science, Information Systems and Quantitative Analysis, and the School of Interdisciplinary Informatics. The College offers five undergraduate, six master’s, and two doctoral degree programs. The College has nearly 60 full-time tenure track faculty/staff and an active research grants portfolio of over $10 million with funds from federal agencies (e.g., NSF, NIH, DHS, Department of Ed.), state government (e.g., NRI, NSF EPSCoR, NU Foundation), a number of local and national corporations and foundations. As of Fall 2017, the college has over 1300 students with over 350 graduate (masters and doctoral) students and over 1000 undergraduate students.

To apply, please visit the UNO careers web site at http://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/, create your account and apply for this position.  Complete an application, attaching a cover letter, vita, teaching and research statements, and contact information for 3 references online at the above web site. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

The university and college have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for this position.

Dr. Brian Dorn
ML/AI Search Committee Chair
Department of Computer Science
College of Information Science & Technology
email: bdorn@unomaha.edu
phone: (402) 554-4905
FAX: (402) 554-3284

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is the only public, metropolitan university in the state. Located in the heart of Nebraska’s largest city, UNO is a comprehensive university offering programs at the bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degree levels. Serving approximately 15,700 students, UNO offers more than 130 undergraduate majors and more than 60 graduate programs in a wide variety of fields. In addition to the university-wide Graduate College, UNO’s colleges include Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Communication, Fine Arts and Media, Information Science and Technology, Public Affairs and Community Service and Continuing Studies.

The University of Nebraska at Omaha does not discriminate in its academic, employment or administration policies and abides by all federal, state and regental regulations pertaining to same. Employment eligibility verification is required for all new hires. UNO provides reasonable accommodation for the known disabilities of applicants and employees, unless to do so would pose an undue hardship. If you need accommodation in order to complete the application process or to perform any essential element of the position sought, please contact the A-line Affirmative Action Office in the Office of Academic & Student Affairs. Address: Eppley Administration Building 202, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha NE 68182-0185. Telephone: 402/554-2262, FAX 402/554-4896

Requirements

Candidates must have completed an earned doctorate in computer science or related disciplines by the employment start date. The candidate should have a strong potential to conduct high quality research, generate external research and development grants, and be committed to teaching computer science courses at both graduate and undergraduate levels.  Applicants at the associate professor level should have demonstrated a strong research track record including extra-mural funding and high impact research publications.

Categories

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Education and Research

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Omaha, Nebraska 68182-0500

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