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Assistant Professor - Computer Science (multiple positions)

Company: University of Texas at El Paso
Location: lowell
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

General Summary of Position:

The Computer Science Department at the University of Massachusetts Lowell invites applications for two tenure-track, Assistant Professor faculty positions to start in September 2021.

The University of Massachusetts Lowell:

Located about 25 miles northwest of Boston in the high-tech corridor of Massachusetts, the University of Massachusetts Lowell is a tier-1 research university with a national reputation in science, engineering, and technology. UMass Lowell is committed to educating students for lifelong success in a diverse world, and to conducting research and outreach activities that sustain the economic, environmental, and social health of the region. In February of 2009, a campus-wide strategic planning initiative was launched to reposition UMass Lowell as a world-class institution over the next decade. A major component of that initiative is to ensure that diversity and inclusion is in every aspect of our strategic plan. We seek a diverse talented candidate pool to be part of our mission and achievements.

The Computer Science Department:

The Department of Computer Science currently has 22 tenured and tenure-track faculty members, 8 full-time teaching faculty members, and a few adjunct instructors serving almost 1,000 BS students, 50 MS students, and 50 PhD students. It also offers an MS and a BS in Information Technology online with over 100 students and over 1,200 students, respectively (BS-IT and MS-IT courses are taught by a separate faculty body). It offers bioinformatics options at all levels, a robotics minor, a data science option, a cybersecurity option, and a PhD in computational mathematics. The Department is looking to fill a number of tenure-track/tenured positions in the next few years. The Computer Science faculty has received approximately $10M in the last two years in external research funding from the NSF, DARPA, DOD, DHE, NIH, and corporations. Research awards have more than quadrupled and research expenditures have more than doubled over the last five years. The Department has 6 NSF CAREER Award recipients. More information about the Department can be found at www.cs.uml.edu.

Minimum Qualifications (Required):

Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in computer science or a closely related discipline and must be committed to developing and sustaining externally-funded research programs.
Applicants must demonstrate strong potential to establish and maintain substantial research, teaching, and service, including the ability to publish refereed publications, obtain competitive external grants, and supervise postgraduate students.
Applicants should have demonstrated capability of academic management and leadership.
Successful applicants will develop a strong network of collaborations with established national and/or international researchers, leading to significant impact in computer science and related fields.
Preferred Qualifications:

Outstanding candidates in all major computer science areas will be considered, and are encouraged to apply. In addition to developing a strong research program, a successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses, including department core and specialty areas based on the candidates expertise.

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