Graduate Programs in Software - Faculty - Open Rank, Tenure Track

St. Paul, MN
May 30, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The Graduate Programs in Software (GPS) department at the University of St. Thomas invites applications for faculty positions to meet our tremendous growth in enrollment. Rank is open. The position will remain open until filled.

Successful candidates will contribute to scholarly teaching, research, student advising and growth of the department in the areas of Data Science, Big Data Management & Analytics, Internet of Things, ERP, Software Engineering, and Information Technology.

Founded in 1985, our Graduate Programs in Software is one of the largest, most-established, and highly diverse programs in the country. We have over 3,400 alumni from 39 states and 14 countries. Located in the School of Engineering on the St. Paul campus, Graduate Programs in Software offers four master's degrees (Software Engineering, Software Management, Information Technology, and Data Science), even graduate certificate programs, and on-going professional development workshops and seminars. Over 600 students are currently pursuing graduate studies in our department.

Candidates will first be asked to create an applicant profile and upload the required documents (listed below) and then submit an online application and voluntary EEO form.

Please upload (1) a curriculum vitae and (2) a written statement of teaching philosophy & research interests. Candidates will be asked to copy/paste a position-specific cover letter into the application.

Candidates should also complete the reference section of the application. No references will be contacted without first getting the permission of the candidate.

In addition, please have three letters of recommendation sent to

At this time, please do not upload or send any documents beyond those requested. Candidates who are selected for further review may be contacted to submit additional materials at a later date.

More information about the Graduate Programs in Software can be found at

To receive full consideration for the position, all application materials should be received by August 31, 2017; however, the positions will remain open until filled.

All application materials must be submitted online at Emailed materials will not be accepted.

PhD degree in computer sciences, information technology, software engineering, or closely related discipline is strongly preferred, exceptions can be made for candidates with distinguished record of accomplishments. To be considered for Clinical faculty, candidates must have a masters' degree in software engineering or computer science or related field. All applicants must have demonstrable skills necessary for excellence in teaching. Industry experience in these discipline areas is a plus.

Inspired by Catholic intellectual tradition, the University of St. Thomas educates students to be morally responsible leaders who think critically, act wisely, and work skillfully to advance the common good.

The University of St. Thomas is committed to the principles of diversity and inclusion, and the goals of affirmative action/equal opportunity. The University welcomes nominations and applications from a diverse applicant pool.

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The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer