Assistant Professor in Computer and Information Science

Location
Michigan, United States
Posted
06 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2019
Ref
164264
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

How to Apply

A cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, research statement, and the names and contact information of three references should be submitted via:  http://apply.interfolio.com/56046.

Applications submitted through careers.umich.edu will not be reviewed.

Job Summary

The CIS Department at the University of Michigan-Dearborn invites applications for multiple tenure-track assistant professor positions in all areas of computer science, with special emphasis on software engineering, computer systems (e.g. distrubted systems), data science/AI/maching learning, and data management.  The expected starting date is September 1, 2019.  Although candidates at the Assistant Professor rank are preferred, exceptional candidates may be considered for the rank of Associate Professor depending upon experience and qualifications. We offer competitive salaries and start-up packages.

The CIS Department offers several B.S. and M.S. degrees, and a Ph.D. degree. The current research areas in the department include artificial intelligence, computational game theory, computer graphics, data science, data management, energy-efficient systems, game design, graphical models, machine learning, multimedia, natural language processing, networking, security, service and cloud computing, software engineering, and wearable sensors and health informatics. These areas of research are supported by several established labs and many of these areas are currently funded by federal agencies and industries.

Responsibilities*

Qualified candidates must have, or expect to have, a Ph.D. in computer science or a closely related discipline by the time of appointment and will be expected to do scholarly and sponsored research, as well as teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Required Qualifications*

Qualified candidates must have earned a Ph.D. degree in computer science or a closely related discipline by September 1, 2019.  Candidates will be expected to do scholarly and sponsored research, as well as teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Additional Information

The University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM-Dearborn) is one of the three campuses of the University of Michigan. UM-Dearborn, a comprehensive university offering high quality undergraduate, graduate, professional and continuing education to residents of southeastern Michigan, and attracts more than 9,000 students. Our faculty comes from respected universities and doctoral programs, are recognized for excellence in research and teaching, and are active in professional and academic service roles in their respective fields. US News and World Report recently recognized our campus as a Best Regional University.The campus is located on 200 acres of the original Henry Ford Estate. Dearborn is centrally located within one of America's largest business regions. The geographically diverse area provides faculty with a variety of urban, suburban, and rural areas within a reasonable commute, including Detroit, Detroit suburbs, and Ann Arbor.

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U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.