The Department of Computer Science Electrical Engineering (CSEE), the School of Computing and Engineering (SCE) at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) is seeking applicants for TWO tenure-track faculty positions in Computer Science at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Both positions are full-time, academic year (9 month) appointments starting in August 2017. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, or a closely related discipline, and preferably have earned their BS degree from an ABET-accredited program. Applications will be reviewed starting May 1, 2017 and continue until the positions are filled.
Position #38650 seeks applicants conducting research in Big Data Analytics and Systems, Machine Learning, Information Retrieval and Visualization.
Position #51134 seeks applicants conducting research in the Cybersecurity areas of Information Security, Mobile Systems Security, and Cyber-Physical Systems Security.
Successful candidates will be expected to: 1) have a strong commitment to teach courses in the department’s undergraduate and graduate programs; 2) develop and maintain an outstanding record of scholarly activity, including an externally-funded research program; 3) engage in departmental, school, and/or university service activities appropriate to the position; and 4) advance the goals and strategic plan of SCE and UMKC. Competitive salaries commensurate with the rank of the position and qualifications will be offered.
The CSEE Department offers BS (ABET accredited), MS, and Ph.D. degrees. The CS research areas in the department are as follows: Data Science, Cybersecurity, Software Engineering, Machine Learning, Bioinformatics, and Telecommunications and Computer Networks and the related areas. Our faculty research has been recognized by numerous national and international awards. UMKC is located in the heart of Kansas City, a world-class engineering hub that is home to companies such as Cerner, Ericsson, IBM, DST, Garmin, Sprint, EyeVerify, and Honeywell that provide enriching educational partnerships for SCE students and faculty. More information about the CSEE Department can be found at http://sce.umkc.edu/about/computer-science-electrical-engineering/. UMKC is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer.
Interested candidates should apply online at the UMKC online job posting page http://info.umkc.edu/hr/careers/academic-positions/ , scroll down and click on VIEW JOBS. To apply for the Data Science position #38650 click on ID #22869. To apply for Cybersecurity position #51134 click on ID #22870. Then follow the application instructions posted. Will need to register if not a current user of E-Recruit – the register button is centered at the top of the webpage that has the list of open job positions.