Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Computing in the Arts)

Job description

Internal Title:

Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Computing in the Arts)

Position Type:

Tenure-track

School/Area:

School of Sciences and Mathematics

Department:

Computer Science

Position Description:

College of Charleston
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science

The Computer Science Department at the College of Charleston invites application for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting Fall 2021.

The rapidly-growing Computer Science department (http://cs.cofc.edu) has over 540 students who are enrolled in five undergraduate degree programs and two master’s programs.

Preference will be given to candidates with expertise in one or more of these areas: computer graphics, game programming, computational music, spatial audio, motion capture animation, interactive sensor-driven art or sculpture installations, projection mapping, artificial intelligence and machine learning applied in the arts, robotics applied in the arts, computational creativity, multi-user and collaborative systems for the arts, and related areas to support the Computing in the Arts program (http://cita.cofc.edu).

The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent communication skills, collegiality, and a passion for teaching. For an assistant professor appointment, the successful candidate must demonstrate promise to maintain an active research program and mentor undergraduate and graduate students. Candidates with expertise in all areas of computer science are sought to support our undergraduate and graduate programs in Computer Science, Computing in the Arts, Computer Information Systems, and Data Science. An earned Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or closely related field is required before August 15, 2021.

Apply online at https://jobs.cofc.edu. Applications must include a cover letter (at most three pages in length) which describes teaching and research fit at the College of Charleston, a CV, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references who may be contacted to submit reference letters online. Review of applications begins on October 30, 2020, but applications received by November 15, 2020 will receive full consideration. Application review will continue until the position is filled. Please direct questions to Professor RoxAnn Stalvey, chair of the search committee, [email protected]

The College of Charleston / University of Charleston is a nationally recognized public liberal arts and sciences university located in the heart of historic Charleston, SC. Since our founding in 1770, we have maintained a strong liberal arts curriculum. The university encompasses the unusual combination of an exceptional faculty, historic campus, coastal location, modern facilities and cutting-edge programs. The student body numbers approximately 10,400 in undergraduate and graduate programs combined.

Posting Date:

10/16/2020

Open Until Filled?:

Yes

Posting Number:

F2016206P

EEO Statement:

The College of Charleston is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any individual or group on the basis of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, or disability.

Quicklink for Posting:

https://jobs.cofc.edu/postings/10049

 

 

 

Diversity Profile: University

 

AAUP COMPENSATION SURVEY DATA

View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 11/30/2020
Application Due: 4/3/2021
Work Type: Full Time
Salary: