Assistant Professor of Computing Science

Summary

Position Title

Assistant Professor of Computing Science

Department

Computing Science Department (tenure track)

Status

Full Time/Exempt

Position Summary

The Department of Computing Science at Jacksonville University invites applications for a tenure track position, beginning August 2020. The Department features majors in Computing Science, Information Systems, and Cyber Security. The ability to teach a broad range of lower-level and upper-level courses is desired as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Essential Job Duties

Ideal candidates will have expertise and teaching experience in one or more of the following areas:

  • data mining and analytics
  • machine learning
  • cloud computing
  • networking and cybersecurity
  • software engineering
  • project management
  • Experience directing students in undergraduate, cross-disciplinary research and development of software applications as a capstone course would be beneficial.
  • Additional expectations include actively pursuing scholarly research and professional development opportunities.

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • Ph.D. in computer science, computer engineering, information systems, or closely related area by August 14, 2020.

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

Interested candidates should provide the following materials as PDFs:

  1. a cover letter highlighting their qualifications for the position
  2. a CV
  3. three reference letters (that includes the referee’s  name, telephone number and email address)
  4. transcripts from all higher education institutions attended
  5. evidence of teaching effectiveness
  6. evidence of an active research agenda
  7. a completed Jacksonville University Faculty Application (https://www.ju.edu/humanresources/docs/faculty-application.pdf). 

All materials should be submitted electronically to cssearch@ju.edu. Review of applications will be begin on October 31, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity and encourages applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status or disabilities.