Assistant Professor(s) - Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) - (tenure-track)

Virginia Military Institute
Lexington, Virginia 24450
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The Department of Computer and Information Sciences at the Virginia Military Institute invites applications for one or more tenure-track faculty positions at the assistant professor level beginning August 2020 or January 2021. A completed or about to be completed Ph.D. in computer science or related field is required. Fields of interest include, but are not limited to, cyber security, data analytics, mobile computing, and human-computer interaction. The successful applicant will be expected to teach undergraduate courses including those at both the introductory and advanced level in both computer and information sciences, and establish a research program in his or her area of expertise in which undergraduates are actively involved. Part-time faculty positions are also available in the department.

CIS at VMI has state-of-the-art laboratories and emphasizes teaching excellence, experiential learning and undergraduate research. We are embarking on an era of growth where informatics and cyber studies are being recognized as pivotal to all disciplines and vital to all aspects of modern societies from smart critical infrastructures and scientific computing, to big-data analytics and social computing, to mobile and location-based services and entertainment.
The current VMI Computer Science major program is dynamically changing to be a broader applied program anchored in cyber security, interactive computing, intelligent systems, and computational data science and engineering. Individuals hired will have significant input to the change process as advancements in computer and information sciences and technology continue to drive the future and dictate changes in computing curricula.

VMI is a state-supported, coeducational, national, liberal arts college of 1600+ students with a strong commitment to produce educated, responsible citizens. VMI is located in Lexington, VA, which is a beautiful historic town in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Washington and Lee University is located adjacent to VMI. The area is well-known for its educational, cultural, and natural amenities. Military experience is not required.

Candidates must complete an online application: Assistant Professor Faculty Positions in Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) - (tenure-track)

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Please submit a cover letter, vita, names of at least three references, copies of transcripts, a statement of teaching, and a statement of research. If you cannot submit online, please send application material to: Chair, Search Committee, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA 24450.
The position is open until filled.

In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply. AmeriCorps, Peace Corps and other national service alumni are also encouraged to apply. VMI will provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with documented disabilities to ensure equal access and equal opportunities with regard to employment, educational opportunities, programs and services.



 A completed or about to be completed Ph.D. in computer science or related field is required. 


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Virginia Military Institute
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