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Faculty Position in Computer Science

University of Nebraska at Omaha


Location:
Omaha, Nebraska 68182
Date:
11/14/2017
2017-11-142017-12-14
Job Type:
Employee
Job Status:
Full Time
Categories:
  • Information Technology
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Programming/Systems
University of Nebraska at Omaha
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Job Details

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position, beginning August 2018 at the rank of an Assistant Professor. We are seeking candidates in the area of computer systems (architecture, networking, operating systems) and closely related areas including, but not limited to, emerging distributed and cloud computing infrastructures, IoT, embedded and cyber-physical systems. The new hire should have a strong potential to conduct high-quality research, procure funding, and be committed to teach computer systems courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates must have received a doctorate in computer science or a closely related field prior to the employment start date. Exceptional candidates at the rank of Associate Professor will also be considered.

In addition to computer science department, the College of Information Science and Technology (IS&T) has two other units –the Department of Information Systems and Quantitative Analysis, and the School of Interdisciplinary Informatics. The department has significantly grown in the recent years through several high quality faculty hires and provides a thriving collaborative research environment spanning several cross-cutting areas including biomedical informatics, cybersecurity, computer science education (CSEd), information management, and social computing. The academic program portfolio of the college includes five undergraduate degree programs (Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Bioinformatics, Cybersecurity, IT Innovation) and five Master of Science degree programs (Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Cybersecurity, IT Innovation, CSEd). The college also hosts two innovative PhD programs in Information Technology and Biomedical Informatics. The college of IS&T has around 1200 students with roughly 800 undergraduates. The College of IS&T has nearly 60 full-time tenure track faculty/staff and an active research grants portfolio of $10 million with funds from federal agencies (e.g., NSA, NSF, NIH, Dept of Ed), state government (e.g., NRI, NSF EPSCoR, NU Foundation) and from a number of local and national agencies.

We invite candidates to visit the college web site at http://www.ist.unomaha.edu for more information. To apply, please visit the UNO careers web site at https://unomaha.peopleadmin.com/postings/5313, create your account and apply for this position. Cover letter, curriculum vita, statements of research and teaching, and list of references must be attached to the electronic application. If you have any additional questions, please contact

Dr. Mahadevan Subramaniam,                                                   email:    msubramaniam@unomaha.edu

Chair Search Committee,                                                            phone:   (402) 554-4984

Department of Computer Science                                             FAX:      (402) 554-3284 

College of Information Science & Technology                                      

University of Nebraska at Omaha                                             

6001 Dodge Street

Omaha NE 68182-0116

The university and college have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for this position.

 

 

The University of Nebraska at Omaha is the only public, metropolitan university in the state. Located in the heart of Nebraska’s largest city, UNO is a comprehensive university offering programs at the bachelor’s, master’s, specialist, and doctoral degree levels. Serving approximately 15,000 students, UNO offers more than 130 undergraduate majors and more than 60 graduate programs in a wide variety of fields. In addition to the university-wide Graduate College, UNO’s colleges include Arts and Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Communication, Fine Arts and Media, Information Science and Technology, Public Affairs and Community Service and Continuing Studies.

The University of Nebraska at Omaha does not discriminate in its academic, employment or administration policies and abides by all federal, state and regental regulations pertaining to same. Employment eligibility verification is required for all new hires. UNO provides reasonable accommodation for the known disabilities of applicants and employees, unless to do so would pose an undue hardship. If you need accommodation in order to complete the application process or to perform any essential element of the position sought, please contact the A-line Affirmative Action Office in the Office of Academic & Student Affairs. Address: Eppley Administration Building 202, University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha NE 68182-0185. Telephone: 402/554-2262, FAX 402/554-4896

 

Requirements

The new hire should have a strong potential to conduct high-quality research, procure funding, and be committed to teach computer systems courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates must have received a doctorate in computer science or a closely related field prior to the employment start date. Exceptional candidates at the rank of Associate Professor will also be considered.