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Assistant Professor in Computer Science - Tenure Track

University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, Missouri 64093
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The School of Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Central Missouri is accepting applications for one tenure-track position in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin August 2021. We are looking for faculty excited by the prospect of shaping our school's future and contributing to its sustained excellence. 

The Position:  Duties will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in computer science and/or cybersecurity and developing new courses depending upon the expertise of the applicant and school needs, conducting research which leads toward peer-reviewed publications and/or externally funded grants, and program accreditation/assessment. Faculty are expected to assist with school and university committee work and service activities, and advising majors.    

Required Qualifications: 

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science or Software Engineering by August 2021
  • Research expertise and/or industrial experiences in Cybersecurity or Software Engineering
  • Demonstrated ability to teach existing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels
  • Ability to develop a quality research program and secure external funding
  • Commitment to engage in curricular development/assessment at the undergraduate and graduate levels
  • A strong commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and continued professional growth
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills 

The Application Process:  To apply online, go to https://jobs.ucmo.edu. Apply to position #997516. The following items should be attached: a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a teaching and research statement, copies of transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references including their names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses. Official transcripts and three letters of recommendation will be requested for candidates invited for on-campus interview. For more information, contact 

Dr. Songlin Tian, Search Committee Chair
School of Computer Science and Mathematics
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930

Initial screening of applications begins November 30, 2020 and continues until position is filled.

AA/EEO/ADA.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

UCM is located in Warrensburg, MO, which is 35 miles southeast of the Kansas City metropolitan area. It is a public comprehensive university with about 11,000 students. The School of Computer Science and Mathematics offers undergraduate and graduate programs in Computer Science, Cybersecurity and Software Engineering with approximately 1000 students. The undergraduate Computer Science and Cybersecurity programs are accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.


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Posted: 2020-11-16 Expires: 2020-12-16

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