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 2019. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in computer science, information systems, computer information systems or closely related area by August 16, 2019.

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. Specialization is open, with preference given to candidates having experience with ABET accreditation. Ideal candidates will have expertise and teaching experience in one or more of the following areas: cyber security; database design; operating systems; networking and communication; software engineering; project management; mobile application development; data mining and big data analytics. Experience directing students in undergraduate research and development of software applications as a capstone course would be beneficial. Additional expectations include actively pursuing scholarly research and professional development opportunities. 

Qualifications

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in computer science, information systems, computer information systems or closely related area by August 16, 2019

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

To ensure full considerations, candidates are encouraged to apply before October 15, 2018. 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, and (5) 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.

Application screening will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Jacksonville University supports the principle of diversity and encourages applications from individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences. It is Jacksonville University's practice to provide equal employment opportunities for all.