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Computer Science – Tenure Track Positions

The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) seeks applications for two tenure-track positions at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science starting August 1, 2019. We are looking for candidates who show exceptional promise in both research and teaching. Preferred research areas are those that build upon our existing areas of strength, which include algorithms, artificial intelligence, bioinformatics, data analytics, databases and data mining, foundations of computer science, human-computer interaction, image processing, networking, and security, but applicants in other research areas are also encouraged to apply. For one position (position number 998709), we are particularly interested in candidates who can pursue interdisciplinary research in the natural and social sciences, and half of the teaching responsibilities of this position will be dedicated to UNCG’s new interdisciplinary Master of Science in Informatics and Analytics program. For the second position (position number 001871), we are particularly interested in candidates who work in core areas of computer science.

The Department of Computer Science at UNCG is a thriving department with an established, ABET- accredited B.S. degree program and an active M.S. degree program, and is experiencing rapid enrollment growth. The department currently has 9 tenured and tenure-track faculty members who are all active in research, as well as lecturers and part-time faculty. For more information on the Computer Science Department, visit the Department’s web page at http://compsci.uncg.edu/ .

UNCG is a public coeducational, doctoral-granting residential university chartered in 1891, classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a “Doctoral University: Higher Research Activity.” UNCG is a Minority Serving Institution, with an undergraduate population of 44% ethnic minority students. UNCG and the Department of Computer Science foster an environment of collaboration across departments and schools and support community-engaged research. UNCG is proud of the diversity of its student body and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool for this position. UNCG is located in a metropolitan area of more than 1.6 million in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, between the Atlantic Ocean and the Appalachian Mountains. UNCG is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/D/V employer and is strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity.

Candidates must hold or anticipate a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related discipline by August 1, 2019.

Submit curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, names of four professional references through UNCG JobSearch at http://jobsearch.uncg.edu and click on “Tenure Stream Faculty” to find the appropriate job posting. You may direct your informal inquiries to Dr. Stephen Tate, Department of Computer Science, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402 (cssearch@uncg.edu).

Review of applications will begin on January 15, 2019 and continue until the position is filled.

 


Computer Science – Non-Tenure Track Positions

The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro invites applicants for a non-tenure-track teaching position (Lecturer or Visiting Faculty), available for the 2018-2019 academic year, to meet the teaching needs in our rapidly growing and vibrant Computer Science program. We are interested in both applicants with an interest in teaching long-term, and those looking to build some teaching experience in a one year appointment.

Responsibilities: This is a non-tenure-track, 9 month appointment that includes the possibility of renewal based on factors including, but not limited to, continued need, satisfactory performance, and availability of funding. The position involves teaching a variety of courses in computer science for majors and non-majors. Teaching assignments will take into account the candidate’s experience and, whenever possible, preferences. The courses will primarily be lower-level undergraduate classes, but if a candidate’s experience, qualifications, and interest are appropriate then teaching assignments could include upper-level or master’s level classes. Classes are generally during the day, although an occasional evening section may be required. More information about the department can be found at our web site, http://compsci.uncg.edu/

UNCG is proud of the first-rate education it provides for its students. The university is regularly included on Princeton Review’s list of “Best Colleges,” and was recently ranked by the nonprofit Educate to Career as one of the top 10 universities in the nation for the value its education offers graduates. UNCG is happy to serve a diverse student body and we seek to attract an equally diverse applicant pool. We are an EEO/AA employer and are strongly committed to increasing faculty diversity.

Interested applicants should send their curriculum vita and names/contact information for at least three references to Dr. Tate at srtate@uncg.edu, and can refer to the “generic ad.” Informal inquiries about position availability are welcome.

Qualifications: Minimum qualification is a master’s degree (or equivalent graduate-level credit) in Computer Science.


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