Assistant Professor - Tenure Track

Location
Hoboken, NJ
Posted
Feb 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Description

COMPUTER SCIENCE -- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

The Computer Science Department at Stevens Institute of Technology invites applications for three open tenure-track positions, with appointments to begin in either January 2016 or August 2016, at mutual convenience. Special consideration will be given to candidates inmachine learning, visual computing, or secure systems at the assistantprofessor level. However, outstanding applicants at other levels and/or in other areas of Computer Science may also be considered.

Applicants are expected to have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or aclosely related field, a record that suggests the potential to achievenational prominence in research, and a strong commitment to teachingand student mentoring. A successful candidate will be expected to conduct a vigorous, externally funded research program and to teach and innovate curricula at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.

The Computer Science Department is a small, dynamic environment that includes three present NSF CAREER awardees and designation by NSA as both a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education and a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Research. Most faculty have extensive research programs externally funded by agencies including NSF, NSA, DHS, NIH, ONR, ARO, and others; the department has two NIH R01 grants. Areas of research emphasis include visual computing, machine learning, and cybersecurity. The student body consists of approximately 300 undergraduate majors, 400 Masters students, and 25 doctoral students.Class sizes are small, and the students are talented (middle 50% SAT range 1260-1400) and well prepared for a technical education. Distinguished adjunct professors, many drawn from nearby research centers, augment our full time faculty.

Stevens is a private technological university located in Hoboken, NewJersey. The Institute's small size eases cross-department and inter-disciplinary research ties and teaching programs. The 55-acre campus is on the Hudson river across from midtown Manhattan within afew minutes from New York City via public transportation. Hoboken is an upscale small city, the residence of choice for many professionals working in NYC. Faculty live in Hoboken, Manhattan, and in suburban communities in Northern New Jersey along commuter train lines to Hoboken and NYC. Stevens's location offers excellent opportunities for collaborations with nearby universities such as NYU, Princeton,Columbia, and Rutgers/DIMACS as well as major industrial research laboratories such as Bell Labs, AT&T Labs, IBM Research, Google NYC,Siemens, and the Sarnoff Corporation.

Applications should include a curriculum vitae, teaching and research statements, and at least three references. PDF is preferred for all application materials and reference letters.

Review of applications is underway. Those seeking a January 2016 start date should apply immediately. Those seeking an August 2016 start should apply no later than December 15, 2015 to receive fullest consideration.

The Computer Science at Stevens values diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for students of all races and genders. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies. We strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.

The Computer Science at Stevens values diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for students of all races and genders. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies. We strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply.

Please apply at http://web.stevens.edu/compsci/search/tenure_track.php

Department
Stevens Institute of Technology

General Submission Guidelines:

In order to be considered a candidate for any job at Stevens, you must submit an online application. Please attach a cover letter and resume with each application. Other requirements for consideration may depend on the job.

Still Have Questions?

If you have any questions regarding your application, please contact Jobs@Stevens.edu

EEO Statement:

Stevens Institute of Technology is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Accordingly, Stevens adheres to an employment policy that prohibits discriminatory practices or harassment against candidates or employees based on legally impermissible factor(s) including, but not necessarily limited to, race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, nationality, citizenship status, age, ancestry, marital or domestic partnership or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, atypical cellular or blood trait, genetic information, pregnancy or pregnancy-related medical conditions, disability, or any protected military or veteran status.

Stevens is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is a federal contractor under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as well as other federal statutes.

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