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Tenure Track Faculty Position in Cybersecurity

University of Oklahoma, School of Computer Science
Norman, Oklahoma 73019
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The School of Computer Science in the Gallogly College of Engineering at the University of Oklahoma is entering an exciting period of growth opportunities in cybersecurity and data science and analytics (DSA).  We are seeking applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of an assistant professor who has demonstrated research skills in cybersecurity, especially at the intersection of cybersecurity and DSA. The new online graduate program in DSA is an innovative collaboration with the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering and has experienced significant enrollment growth during the startup phase.  We offer B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degree programs in computer science and the M.S. degree in DSA. 

The University of Oklahoma is a Carnegie-R1 comprehensive public research university known for excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement, serving the educational, cultural, economic and health-care needs of the state, region, and nation from three campuses: the main campus in Norman, the Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City, and the Schusterman Center in Tulsa. OU enrolls over 30,000 students and has more than 2,700 full-time faculty members. Norman is a culturally rich and vibrant town located in the Oklahoma City metro area. With outstanding schools, amenities, and a low cost of living, Norman is a perennial contender on the “Best Places to Live” rankings. Visit soonerway.ou.edu for more information.

The University of Oklahoma, in compliance with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, age, religion, disability, political beliefs, or status as a veteran in any of its policies, practices, or procedures. The University of Oklahoma, recognizing its obligation to guarantee equal opportunity to all persons in all segments of University life, reaffirms its commitment to the continuation and expansion of positive programs which reinforce and strengthen its affirmative action policies. This commitment stems not only from compliance with federal and state equal opportunity laws but from a desire to ensure social justice and promote campus diversity. Our commitment to the concept of affirmative action requires sincere and cooperative efforts throughout all levels of our employment structure. We will continue to strive to reach the goals of fair and equal employment opportunities for all.


Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in computer science and should be committed to excellence in teaching and research. Candidates should have demonstrated a potential for outstanding research in cybersecurity and have the ability to teach courses in these areas at all levels, including advising M.S and Ph.D. students. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in computer science whose research area is in Cybersecurity. Candidates should also have the ability to teach courses at all levels and advise M.S. and Ph.D. students.

The application package should include: 1) single page cover letter describing the motivation in pursuing this position, 2) curriculum vitae, 3) teaching and research statements, 4) 1-2 papers that best represent research contributions and scholarship, and 5) list of at least three references.  Application packages should be submitted via soonerway.ou.edu. Inquiries about the position can be addressed to Professor Sridhar Radhakrishnan, chair of the search committee, at sridhar@ou.edu. We encourage applicants to apply by December 1, 2017, though application packages will be accepted until the position is filled.


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