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Assistant Professor of Teaching, Computer Science and Engineering
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Mar. 17, 2023
Title Assistant Professor of Teaching, Computer Science and Engineering
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Computer Science and Engineering
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Computer Engineering
    Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at University at Buffalo (UB) invites candidates to apply for the position of Assistant Professor of Teaching (Lecturer). We are particularly looking for candidates who have a passion for teaching and can operate effectively in a team environment and in a diverse community of students and faculty and share our vision of helping all constituents reach their full potential. The candidate will have a particular expertise in Computer Security and Computer Systems (esp. Databases, OS, Networking, and Architecture).

As an Assistant Professor of Teaching, your duties include:
  • Teaching and development of computer science and computer engineering courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level;
  • Service which may include student advisement; industry internships; laboratory and instrumentation upgrades; student excellence initiatives; program assessment and accreditation; diversity enhancement; and external educational grant support in collaboration with the CSE Undergraduate and Graduate Studies Committees.
Successful candidates will help support the establishment of a new course-based MS program.

Outstanding Benefits Package
Working at UB comes with benefits that exceed salary alone. There are personal rewards including comprehensive health and retirement plan options. We also focus on creating and sustaining a healthy mix of work, personal and academic pursuit - all in an effort to support your work-life effectiveness. Visit our benefits website to learn about our benefit packages.

About the Department
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) offers BS degrees in computer science (accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET), and in computer engineering (accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET), a combined 5-year BS-MS program, a minor in computer science, a Certificate in Data-Intensive Computing, and several joint programs (BS in Computer Science/MBA, BS in Computational Physics, BA in Social Sciences Interdisciplinary - Cognitive Science Concentration, BS in Bioinformatics and Computational Biology - CSE concentration) as well as MS and PhD programs in Computer Science & Engineering.

The department currently has 58 faculty, including 15 teaching faculty, approximately 1,800 undergraduate majors, 650 masters’ students and 150 PhD students. Over twenty junior faculty members have been hired since 2015, and we are continuing to expand. Two members of our faculty currently hold key university leadership positions, and nine members of our faculty are IEEE and/or ACM Fellows. The department is well known for offering excellent collaborative and nurturing environment for faculty. A cohort of 10 junior faculty received the CAREER awards in the last 4 years.

Our faculty members are actively involved in cutting-edge research and successful interdisciplinary programs and centers devoted to biometrics; bioinformatics; biomedical computing; computational and data science and engineering; computer vision and multimedia systems; database systems; document analysis and recognition; programming languages; high performance computing; cybersecurity; embedded, networked and distributed systems; machine learning and artificial intelligence; connected and autonomous vehicles and sustainable transportation; and theory of computation. Our faculty has an excellent publication record.

Since 2015, the department has moved up its rank to be among the top 30 on During the same period, our research expenditure has grown from $4.5 million (for AY 2015- 2016) to $7.1 million (AY 2021-2022). Very recently, a research team led by faculty from the department received a 5-year $20 million project from NSF to establish an AI Institute at UB to develop AI technologies to help children with speech and language disorders.

About The University at Buffalo
The University at Buffalo (UB) #ubuffalo is one of America’s leading public research universities and a flagship of the State University of New York system, recognized for our excellence and our impact. UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enables us to reach others every day. Visit our website to learn more about the University at Buffalo.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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