Instructional Assistant Professor - Data Science

University of Houston - Department of Computer Science
Houston, Texas 77004
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

The University of Houston, Department of Computer Science is seeking applicants for a non-tenure track Instructional Assistant Professor. The appointments will begin September 1, 2022. Candidates must demonstrate an ability to coordinate and teach undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses in Computer Science along with engagement in curricular and instructional innovation, scholarship of teaching, student recruitment, advising and service. Salary consideration will be commensurate with experience. All positions require a PhD in Computer Science or related field.

The Department is particularly interested in candidates who have experience working with students from a diverse background and a demonstrated commitment to improving access to higher education for disadvantaged students.

For full consideration, submit your application materials (CV, cover letter, teaching philosophy, research statement, and publications) by January 3, 2022 to the links provided below. For inquiries about this position, prospective applicants are encouraged to contact the computer science department chair, Prof. Shishir Shah (sshah@central.uh.edu).

The University of Houston is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Instructional Assistant Professor - Data Science - (FAC002036)

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Position focus is in the general area of data science/analytics that can contribute to teaching of fundamental computer science courses at the undergraduate level, particularly in the areas of data structures and algorithms, data science, data mining, AI, and machine learning.

Candidates must demonstrate an ability to coordinate and teach undergraduate lecture and laboratory courses in Computer Science along with engagement in curricular and instructional innovation, scholarship of teaching, student recruitment, advising and service. Recruited faculty member will be encouraged and mentored to pursue research and collaborate with existing faculty members in the department pursuing research in data sciences.  Moreover, the new faculty member will be encouraged to focus on teaching innovations in the classroom and to lead efforts in improving curricula across all courses in Computer Science.

 

Requirements

Qualifications:

A Ph.D. in Computer Science, Information Science, Statistics, Data Science, or related discipline is required Applicants must complete their degree before the starting date of the appointment. Demonstrated ability to teach effectively in-person, online, or in blended learning.


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