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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

California State University, Dominguez Hills
Dominguez Hills, California
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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor
College of Natural & Behavioral Sciences

Position Description
The Department of Computer Science at California State University, Dominguez Hills (CSUDH) invites applications for two (2) Tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor (Academic Year) with the appointment starting in Fall 2020.

At CSUDH, we celebrate and respect diversity in all forms that include every race, religion, gender, ethnicity, veterans, people with varied abilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. CSUDH is seeking applications from candidates who can demonstrate experience in teaching and working with individuals from diverse backgrounds and contribute to the University’s mission, vision, and core values. https://www.csudh.edu/president/strategic-planning/mission-vision-and-core-values/.

The Computer Science Department
The department offers a B.S. degree program in Computer Science (accredited by ABET), a M.S. degree program in Computer Science, a B.S. degree program in Information Technology, a B.A. degree program in Computer Technology, and a M.S. degree in Cyber Security. The department has a total of about 1000 majors, and receives strong support from campus administrators and local industry.

For more information see: http://www.csc.csudh.edu.

The Position
An assistant professor at the computer science department of CSUDH is to teach various undergraduate and graduate courses offered by the programs on computer science, information technology, computer technology, and cybersecurity, research on related topics to those programs, engage in services at department, college, university, and the system levels, and advise students.

The responsibilities of the tenure-track position include teaching, research, and service. Teaching duties may consist of day, evening, and weekend hours. Additional responsibilities include research and service consistent with the mission of the University, the College of Natural and Behavioral Sciences, and the Department of Computer Science. Published research in support of this goal is expected and is a requirement for tenure and promotion.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Applicants must have experience in teaching and working with colleagues from diverse age, socioeconomic, cultural, and academic backgrounds.
  • Earned doctorate in Computer Science (or in a closely related discipline with extensive background in Computer Science) is required at the time of appointment. The language of instruction is English.

Preferred /Desired Qualifications

  • Preference will be given to those with evidence of excellence in teaching and record of published or funded research in mainstream Computer Science, including Cyber Security, Computer Networks, Mobile Computing, Data Sciences, and other mainstream subjects of computer science and technology. Candidates with exceptionally strong published or funded research records in other core areas of mainstream Computer Science will be given preference if their teaching expertise meets department's current instructional needs. Industry experience in one or more of the above areas is desirable.

Employment Requirement – Background Check
Satisfactory completion of a background check (including a criminal records check) is required for employment. CSU will make a conditional offer of employment, which may be rescinded if the background check reveals disqualifying information, and/or it is discovered that the candidate knowingly withheld or falsified information. Failure to satisfactorily complete the background check may affect the continued employment of a current CSU employee who was conditionally offered the position.

How to Apply
The position is open until filled. Review of applications will begin in the middle of January of 2020. For full consideration, please submit your completed application no later than January 15, 2020.

Register your online application at New & Returning Applicants at https://www.csudh.edu/hr/job-opportunities/index and submit the following in a single pdf file:

  • Current Curriculum Vitae with contact information
  • Cover letter
  • List of 3 references with contact information
  • Unofficial transcripts (an official transcript will be required for the finalist)
  • A Statement on Teaching
  • A Statement on Research
  • Sample Publications or Evidence of Creative/Scholarly Activity
  • Teaching Evaluations (if available)

For finalist with International transcripts, a United States Equivalency certification will be required.

Applicants that are selected to move forward in the recruitment process will be notified by the Search Committee when to submit their (3) three letters of recommendation directly to the email address of csc@csudh.edu or you may mail directly to:

Computer Science Department Search Committee
CSU, Dominguez Hills
1000 East Victoria Street, (NSM A-133)
Carson, CA 90747

CSU Dominguez Hills
On April 29, 1960, Gov. Edmund G. “Pat” Brown Sr. signed a bill into law authorizing the formation of a state college to serve the growing southwestern region of Los Angeles County. From its humble beginnings in a bank building in Rolling Hills Estates, CSUDH has evolved into a thriving and nationally recognized comprehensive university, providing an innovative liberal arts education to a diverse student body.

For more information see: https://www.csudh.edu/campus-history/

Mission Statement
CSUDH provides education, scholarship, and service that are, by design, accessible, and transformative. We welcome students who seek academic achievement, personal fulfillment, and preparation for the work of today and tomorrow.

A vital education and economic resource for the South Bay, CSUDH will be recognized as a top-performing Comprehensive Model Urban University in America. We will be known as a campus community and gathering place where:

  • Diversity in all its forms is explored, understood, and transformed into knowledge and practice that benefits the world.
  • Technology is embraced and leveraged to transcend educational boundaries as we reach out to students, both locally and globally.
  • Sustainable environmental, social, and economic practices are a way of life.
  • Students from our community who aspire to complete a college degree are provided the pathway and guidance to succeed.
  • Faculty and staff across the University are engaged in serving the dynamic needs of the surrounding communities.
  • Student life is meaningful and vibrant.
  • Our accomplishments and those of our alumni are recognized nationally and internationally.
  • Ultimately, our students graduate with an exemplary academic education, a highly respected degree, and a genuine commitment to justice and social responsibility.

The campus is strategically located in the heart of a major technological, industrial, and transportation complex in Southern California. This area includes the massive Port of Long Beach and the Port of Los Angeles – Southern California’s gateway to international commerce. The South Bay region is also home to aerospace, oil refinery, healthcare, and automotive industries.

Employee Benefits
CSUDH offers a comprehensive and attractive benefits program to its employees. Further information on benefits offered can be found at https://www.csudh.edu/payroll-benefits/faculty-benefits/

Closing Statement
California State University, Dominguez Hills, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, medical condition, disability, marital status, or protected veteran status.

Individuals with disabilities requesting accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) may call the Human Resources’ Office (310) 243-3771.

Clery Act crime statistics for CSUDH are available at http://www.csudh.edu/dhpd/, or by calling University Police at (310) 243-3639.

Upon appointment, all candidates must furnish proof of eligibility to work in the U.S.

The California State University is Smoke and Tobacco Free. Smoking, Vaping and other Tobacco use are Not Permitted anywhere on University property. Education Code 42356, CCR Title 5, Article 9.

For more information see: https://www.csudh.edu/breathe-freely/policy/.


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