21 days old
2018-01-302018-03-31

Assistant/Associate Professor in Computer Science

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Job Code
    0604348
  • Job Type
    Employee

Applications are invited for a tenure-track position at the assistant or associate professor level in the area of applied information security in the Department of Computer Science at Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI) starting August 2018 or January 2019.   

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field.  We are looking for candidates with expertise in applied information security to support our new M.S. in Information Security. The program is offered fully online and in cooperation with the Department of Business Information Systems.

Successful candidates will be capable of establishing an active research program leading to funding, supervising graduate students, and teaching courses at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in information security. Other duties include development of undergraduate and graduate courses, advising and service at the University, College, Department and professional society levels. 

Application screening will start immediately and the position will remain open until filled.  Successful candidates must earn their Ph.D. degree by the time of employment.

The Department has 260 undergraduates, 50 M.S. students and 45 Ph.D. students. Current active research areas include security, privacy, networks, embedded systems/internet of things, compilers, computational biology, massive data analytics, scientific computing, parallel computing, formal verification, parallel debugging, and data mining. More information regarding Western Michigan University, the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Department of Computer Science are available at http://www.wmich.edu, http://www.wmich.edu/engineer, and  http://wmich.edu/cs, respectively. 

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has placed WMU among the 76 public institutions in the nation designated as research universities with high research activity.

WMU is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  Minorities, women, veterans, individuals with disabilities and all other qualified individuals are encouraged to apply.

To do so, please visit: http://wmich.edu/hr/jobs and provide a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research goals, teaching statement, and names and contact information of at least three references.

Categories

  • Content Management and Security
  • Education and Research

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Assistant/Associate Professor in Computer Science

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, Michigan

Share this job

Assistant/Associate Professor in Computer Science

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, Michigan

Separate email addresses with commas

Enter valid email address for sender.

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast