Assistant Professor of Computer Science / Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing

Colorado Springs, CO
Apr 23, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Colorado Colorado Springs College of Engineering is seeking applications for a tenure track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Computer Science in Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing. The College of Engineering and Applied Science at UCCS is nationally ranked and offers degrees at the Bachelors, Masters, and PhD level. The Computer Science department has 15 regular faculty members, including one Presidential Young Investigator winner and two NSF CAREER winners. Visit for more information.

This successful candidate in this position is expected to develop a strong research program, teach and support educational programs at the undergraduate, MS, and PhD levels and contribute to professional service. The successful candidate will develop or continue to develop a strong research group with externally funded research program in Computer Architecture, Parallel Processing and/or closely related areas. Educationally, the successful candidate will develop graduate level Computer Architecture/Parallel Processing courses and support UCCS programs in Computer Science. In addition, the successful candidate will participate in internal and external professional service activities. A strong publication record is expected.

Applications submitted through email or surface mail will not be considered.

Upon request, please be prepared to provide five professional references (at least two previous/current supervisors), including their email contact information.

Official transcripts will be required upon hire.

The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package. Information on benefits programs can be found at:

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UCCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for with disabilities by contacting the Office of Human Resources at (719) 255-3372.

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Minimum Qualification:

The candidate must hold, before August 10, 2017, a PhD in Computer Science or a closely related field.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, Statement of Research Philosophy, Statement of Teaching Philosophy

Application Materials Instructions:Applications submitted by Saturday, February 11th at 11:59PM will receive full consideration. Statements of teaching and research philosophy are required as part of the application. In order for an application to be considered, applicants must label each required attachment with the relevant title, attach the required documents for this position announcement to the submission and check the Job Specific Attachments box next to each document in the submission.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Colorado Springs

Department: C0001 -- Colorado Springs Campus - 40045 - EAS-Computer Science

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Dec 22, 2016

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Terry Boult

Posting Contact Email:

Position Number: 00470302


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