Clinical Asst/Assoc Professor
UNT System Overview:
Welcome to the University of North Texas System, or UNT World as we like to call ourselves. UNT World includes the University of North Texas in Denton, the University of North Texas at Dallas and the University of North Texas Health Science Center in Fort Worth. We are the only university system based exclusively in the robust Dallas-Fort Worth region and we are committed to transforming lives and creating economic opportunity through education. Over the past decade, combined UNTS enrollment has grown by more than 25 percent to nearly 44,000 students.Posting Title:
Clinical Asst/Assoc ProfessorDepartment:
UNT-Computer Science & Engineering-130310College/School:
College of EngineeringJob Location:
DentonFull Time/Part Time:
The Computer Science and Engineering department is home to 9 Professors, 11 Associate Professors, 7 Assistant Professors, 5 Lecturers, over 100 Ph.D. students, over 180 master students, and over 1300 bachelor students. We offer a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Engineering, M. S. degrees in Artificial Intelligence, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity and Data Engineering, ABET-accredited B. S. degrees in Computer Science and Computer Engineering, an ABET-accredited B. A. degree in Information Technology, and a new B. S. degree in Cybersecurity. The department is dedicated to creating a climate that values and promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion, and we welcome applications from people of color, women, and LGBTQ+ individuals. Additional information about the department is available at the website: computerscience.engineering.unt.edu.
Our M.S. in A.I. program is the only standalone in Texas with enrollments currently exceeding expectations.
UNT is the nation’s 33rd largest public university and the largest, most comprehensive in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas with a population of about 7 million people, ever-increasing industrial and business activities, and a reasonable cost of living. The vibrant UNT College of Engineering has more than 100 faculty members. The college’s faculty also boast two National Academy memberships, more than 20 faculty fellowships across more than 15 societies, and five NSF CAREER Awards. The college is equipped with numerous state-of-the-art facilities including a recent $10 million boost to the Center for Agile and Adaptive Additive Manufacturing. The college has hired 9 tenure and tenure track faculty this year and plans to further expand the college faculty.
The University of North Texas is a student-centered public research university with over 40,000 students. A Carnegie-ranked Tier One public research university, UNT is one of the nation’s most diverse universities with more than 10,000 Hispanic students, 5,700 African American students, 3,100 Asian students, and 500 Indigenous students. UNT has been designated as both a Minority Serving Institution and Hispanic Serving Institution and stands committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion in its pursuit of academic excellence.Position Summary:
The University of North Texas (UNT), a Tier 1 Research Institution (Carnegie Classification as a Doctoral University: Highest Research Activity), invites applications for the following non-tenure track faculty position in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) starting Fall 2021.
The Clinical Assistant or Associate Professor will teach courses in our new M. S. in Artificial Intelligence offered by the UNT College of Engineering. Additional responsibilities may include teaching both undergraduate and graduate level Computer Science and Engineering courses ranging from introductory and foundational level to more advanced and specialized topics. Additional expectations include curriculum development, participating in departmental activities, and providing career guidance to graduate and undergraduate students.
The initial appointment is for 3 years and will continue dependent upon performance.Minimum Qualifications:
Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. in computer science or a closely related field, with a strong preference for specialization in Artificial Intelligence or professional experience related to Artificial Intelligence and evidence of teaching experience.Physical Requirements:
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This is a security sensitive position.EEO Statement:
The University of North Texas System and its component institutions are committed to equal opportunity and comply with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University of North Texas System and its component institutions do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, and employment practices.Driving University Vehicle:
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All applicants may direct any questions to Dr. Pradhumna Shrestha ([email protected]).Quicklink for Posting: