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Tenure Track and Tenured Positions at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor Levels

Augusta University
Augusta, Georgia

Tenure Track and Tenured Positions at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor Levels

The School of Computer and Cyber Sciences at Augusta University is hiring up to ten new faculty members over the 20-21 academic year for the following disciplines: computer science, cybersecurity, information technology, and information systems. Hiring will continue until all positions are filled, through Summer 2021. Reach out ccs@augusta.edu if you have questions.

The School was founded in 2017 with the mission to provide high-engagement, state-of-the-art education, and research across its Computer Science, Information Technology, and Cybersecurity disciplines, and with the vision of becoming a national leader in Cybersecurity. The School is embarking on a path of unprecedented growth to become a comprehensive research and education college, with substantial increases in faculty, and graduate and undergraduate enrollment.

Augusta, Georgia is becoming a primary hub for cybersecurity in the United States, and the area is poised for explosive development. It is located at the center of a number of academic, governmental and corporate partnerships critical to the nation’s cyber security, including the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence, the National Security Agency Georgia, the home of the United States Army Cyber Command, and the nearby Savannah River National Laboratory in South Carolina. The State of Georgia invested $100M in the Georgia Cyber Center at Augusta University, a 325,000-square-foot research and education facility which opened in 2018 and is home to the School of Computer and Cyber Sciences.

Augusta University has embarked on an ambitious, multi-year effort to significantly expand its computing, cybersecurity, and data science activities.  Applications are being invited for multiple tenure-track and tenured positions at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor levels, with responsibilities to advance education and research in all mainstream areas of computing, including information systems, computer science, cybersecurity, data science and other closely related and emerging fields.

Information about the school and a description of open positions are available on the school website at http://www.augusta.edu/ccs.

Applicants must hold a PhD in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related discipline at the time of appointment. The ideal candidate will demonstrate the potential for sustained research excellence as well as a commitment to quality in undergraduate and graduate education. The target appointment date is Fall 2021.

To be considered as an applicant, candidates must apply via the Augusta University job board at https://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/university/. When applying, click external applicants and in the search bar, type the following job id: 221015. The following materials are required and must be submitted via the application portal:

  • Cover letter that includes a brief synopsis of applicant’s desired field, faculty rank, and primary research areas in which you would like to be considered.
  • Curriculum vitae including a list of publications
  • Statement describing research accomplishments and future research plans
  • Diversity statement for teaching and student support
  • Description of teaching philosophy and experience
  • Contact information for at least three references
  • Unofficial transcript copies for all degrees (official transcripts will be requested   upon successful completion of an on-campus interview)

Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.

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Posted: 2020-10-16 Expires: 2020-11-15

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Augusta University
Augusta, Georgia

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