The Department of Computer Science at East Carolina University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level, to begin August 2023 (with consideration for a January 2023 start).
The successful candidate will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Computer Science and Software Engineering, mentor diverse students, develop collaborative research, establish an externally funded research program, and publish scholarly work.
Special Instructions To Application:
East Carolina University requires applicants to submit a candidate profile online in order to be considered for the position. Candidates must also submit a cover letter, a curriculum vitae/resume, and a list of four references, including contact information, online. In addition, please submit additional documents #1 and # 2: Statement of Research Interests/Plans (2 pages), and Statement of Teaching Philosophy, Experience, and Interests (2 pages). Additionally, original letters of reference will be collected through PeopleAdmin as required for employment. Please be aware that if selected as a candidate of choice, an automatic e-mail will be sent to the individuals entered by the applicant in the References section of the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system. Letters of reference submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system will be verified and considered towards meeting this requirement. For letters of reference not submitted via the PeopleAdmin applicant tracking system, please have the original signed letters mailed to Ebony Applewhite-Wiggins, College of Engineering and Technology, 100 Science and Technology Building, Mail Stop 507, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858. The candidate of choice will also be required to submit an original official transcript.
Candidates are required to have a terminal degree in Software Engineering or Computer Science from a regionally accredited institution and a demonstrated potential for developing a research program at ECU; however, ABD with significant qualifications may be considered for initial employment. ABD candidates will be initially appointed at the probationary rank of Assistant Professor and must have the terminal degree conferred prior to his/her first reappointment. Rank will be commensurate with education and experience.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 929921
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Computer Science department has ten tenured or tenure-track positions and also employs fixed-term and adjunct instructors. Current areas of research in the department include software engineering, data management and mining, artificial intelligence, machine learning, cognitive computing, information retrieval, programming languages, and computer science education. Last year, the department received a $2 million NSF grant to revolutionize the professional formation of computer scientists and software engineers. The department is also partnering with the College of Education on a $1 million NSF grant as part of the "Computer Science for All
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