Faculty Chair Position, Computer Science Department

University at Albany
Albany, New York 12222
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, University at Albany seeks applicants for a full professor faculty position beginning September 2020 for Chair of the Department of Computer Science.

The successful candidate will have an established record of scholarship with demonstrated potential to influence the growth and development of computer science programs at the University at Albany.

We are building a research-intensive College of Engineering and Applied Sciences in the tradition of the best high-caliber public programs in the country. The cornerstone of the college, the Department of Computer Science has been in existence since 1967, and provided a foundation for the establishment of our first engineering program, Computer Engineering, in 2016. Computer Science, together with Electrical and Computer Engineering, are just the beginning. Programs in several other engineering disciplines are in development; the College is in an exciting period of rapid growth. From our downtown location we will engage the community, looking to inspire a more diverse generation of students to pursue careers in the engineering and applied sciences. Our programs provide an education that prepares students for careers not just in the engineering sciences, but also for careers and/or postgraduate studies in many other fields, including law, medicine, finance, management, and more.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering or a closely related discipline from a college or university accredited by the U.S. Department of Education or an internationally recognized accrediting organization. Applicants must also have a strong record of funded research and demonstrated expertise in academic administrative and leadership skills and be committed to teaching, research, and service. Applicants should demonstrate active participation in professional engineering organizations. To apply, please submit a complete CV, including a list of publications, a research statement, and a teaching statement, along with the names and contact information for at least three references.

For a complete job description and application procedures, visit: https://albany.interviewexchange.com/jobofferdetails.jsp?JOBID=117256

The Department of Computer Science resides in the College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, which also currently houses the Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Environmental and Sustainable Engineering. The College offers degree programs from the baccalaureate through PhD. For additional information on the College and its departments, please see http://www.albany.edu/ceas/

The University at Albany has a diverse population of approximately 17,000 undergraduate and graduate students. Albany, the state capital, is located on the Hudson River in beautiful upstate New York, in close proximity to the Berkshires, the Catskills, and the Adirondacks, and is convenient to Boston, Montreal, and New York City.

Questions regarding the position may be addressed to CSChairSearch@albany.edu

The University at Albany is an EO/AA/IRCA/ADA employer.



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