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The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science

Tenure Track Faculty Positions in Computer Science (pcx121129)

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The Department of Computer Science of The University of Texas at Dallas invites applications from outstanding applicants for multiple tenure track positions in computer science. Candidates in all areas of Computer Science will be considered. Candidates must have a PhD degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent. The positions are open for applicants at all ranks. Candidates for senior positions must have a distinguished research, publication, teaching and service record, and demonstrated leadership ability in developing and expanding (funded) research programs. An endowed chair may be available for highly qualified senior candidates. Junior candidates must show outstanding promise.

The Department offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees both in Computer Science and Software Engineering, as well as in interdisciplinary fields of Telecom Engineering and Computer Engineering. Currently the Department has a total of 45 tenure-track faculty members and 14 senior lecturers. The department is housed in a spacious 150,000 square feet facility and has excellent computing equipment and support. The department houses a number of centers, particularly, in areas of net centric software, cyber security and human language technology.

The University is located in the most attractive suburbs of the Dallas metropolitan area. There are over 800 high-tech companies within few miles of the campus, including Texas Instruments, Alcatel, Ericsson, Hewlett-Packard, Nokia, Fujitsu, Raytheon, Rockwell Collins, Cisco, etc. Almost all the country's leading telecommunication's companies have major research and development facilities in our neighborhood. Opportunities for joint university-industry research projects are excellent. The Department received more than $20 Million in new research funding in the last two years. The University and the State of Texas are also making considerable investment in commercialization of technology developed in University labs: a new start-up business incubation center was opened in September 2011.

The Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science, where the CS Department is housed, has experienced very rapid growth in recent years. The University and the State of Texas are investing significant resources in the pursuit of excellence. We welcome inquiries; for more information, contact Gopal Gupta, Department Head, via email gupta@utdallas.edu or send e-mail to cs-search@utdallas.edu, or view the Internet Web page at http://cs.utdallas.edu.

The search committee will begin evaluating applications on January 15th. Applications received on or before January 31st will get highest preference. Indication of gender and ethnicity for affirmative action statistical purposes is requested as part of the application.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, citizenship status, Vietnam era or special disabled veteran's status, or sexual orientation.

Applicants should provide their resume with a list of at least three academic or professional references as soon as possible via the ONLINE APPLICATION FORM available below.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2012

This position is closed and no longer accepting applications. This page is still available for reference.

The University of Texas at Dallas is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, pregnancy, age, veteran status, genetic information or sexual orientation.