Department S&E-School Of Engineering & Computing Sciences
Proposed Minimum Salary Commensurate
Job Location Corpus Christi, Texas
Job Type Faculty
Job Description The Department of Computing Sciences at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science to begin fall 2020. This position will support programs offering the BS and MS degrees in Computer Science (CS), and the Ph.D. degree in Geospatial Computer Science. Applicants with focus in cybersecurity and applications of cybersecurity to Geospatial Computer Science are encouraged to apply. However, applicants with strong background in other areas such as machine learning, software engineering, data science, cloud computing, and autonomous systems will also be considered.
The basic job requirements include:
Focus on development and teaching of graduate level courses and teaching support at the undergraduate level;
Establishing and directing an active, vibrant and externally funded research program with national significance;
Publishing research results in archival journals with high impacts and presentation of results at domestic and international conferences;
Advising and recruiting graduate students at the MS and PhD level, and mentoring of undergraduate students;
Service to the University and professional societies; and
Representation of the department through community outreach and at national and international functions.
The Department of Computing Sciences prepares students to pursue productive careers and advanced degrees in computer science or geospatial systems engineering. The department is also home to the recently formed Geospatial Computer Science PhD program, which is a first of its kind program, nationally and internationally, that emphasizes the theory of computer science for handling geospatial data and in exploring emerging technologies enabled by geospatial science & engineering.
All required documentation must be submitted to be considered for the position.
A completed application will include: 1. A letter of interest addressing qualifications listed 2. A curriculum vitae 3. A statement of teaching 4. A statement of research 5. Copies of unofficial transcripts for graduate coursework. 6. Three professional references including name, address, title, telephone number, and email addresses.
The deadline for applications is Monday, December 2, 2019.
All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution's verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution's procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is a vibrant, Hispanic Serving Doctoral Research Institution that proudly provides a solid academic reputation, renowned faculty and highly-rated degree programs since 1947. The University has a heritage of teaching excellence with innovation in research and community engagement as part of the distinguished Texas A&M System. With palm tree-lined pathways throughout the campus, nearby natural wetlands, a scenic hike-and-bike trail and a university beach, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi is the only university in the nation located on its own island, at the heart of the Texas Gulf Coast.