Computer Science Faculty - 2 Positions
School of Arts and Sciences
University of Charleston
The University of Charleston, located in the capital city of West Virginia, invites applications from dynamic computer science professionals to fill two full-time faculty positions in the newly created Department of Data Science housed in the School of Arts & Sciences. Both faculty will have a unique opportunity to play a key leadership role in the development of innovative degree and certificate programs in cyber security, computer science and data science.
Essential Functions of the Position and Requirements:
One candidate will be expected to lead the development of a bachelor’s degree in cyber security, including certificate programs tailored to the needs of adult learners and working professionals. A master’s degree in computer science with cyber security specialization and/or documented industry experience in cyber security is expected; preferred candidates will hold a Ph.D. in computer science, computer engineering, or closely related discipline (ABD candidates will be considered). A Fall 2018 start date is preferred for this appointment.
The second appointment is scheduled to begin on January 1, 2019. Successful candidates will possess experience and expertise in database technology, computational science, data science, or similar specialty within computer science. Preference will be given to candidates with a terminal degree in computer science, computer engineering, or closely related discipline (ABD candidates and applicants with a master’s degree will be considered).
Salary and faculty rank for both candidates commensurate with experience.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, a current resume, a statement of teaching philosophy and three professional references with complete contact information, combined in a single pdf file with the subject line DS2 to:
Dr. E.K Esawi
Chair of the Department of Data Science
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Charleston is an Equal Opportunity Employer