Computer Science, Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor
Company: University of Central Oklahoma
Posted on: May 16, 2019
Special Instructions to Applicants Online application must include
a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, a research
statement, a list of three references with contact information, and
transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate degrees and degrees
in progress. Please submit your transcripts and statements under
Optional Documents. College/Department Overview The College of
Mathematics and Science currently has 135 full-time and over 70
part-time faculty in 7 academic departments. The College serves
more than 3,600 undergraduate students in 26 majors and provides
graduate programs in Biology, Applied Mathematical Science, Applied
Mathematics and Computer Science, Computational Science, Computer
Science, Engineering Physics, and Nursing.
Accreditation/Certification is held by ABET, the Commission on
Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE), the American Board of Funeral
Service Education, and the American Chemical Society. UCO is an
institutional member of the Council on Undergraduate Research. For
further information see our website at http://www.uco.edu/cms.
Position Overview Teaches, advises and mentors students, evaluates
student performance, and maintains department and student records
in accordance with university policies. Adheres to the educational
philosophy of the university. Works in a collaborative manner with
colleagues and professional peers. Participates in university
meetings that relate specifically to faculty. Serves on department,
college, and university committees as requested. Prepares
departmental reports as requested. Engages in teaching, service,
and scholarly and/or creative activities as defined by the tenure
and promotion policy in the UCO Employee and Faculty Handbook.
Teaching, research, departmental/school and university service are
expected. This position is a full-time, tenure-track position.
Department Specific Essential Job Functions Duties include teaching
day/evening, graduate/undergraduate classes in computer science and
software engineering. The successful candidate will work with
students in and out of the classroom and conduct active research in
areas of computer science or software engineering. The successful
candidate will be expected to actively participate in professional
activities. Other responsibilities will include serving on
departmental, college, and university committees.
Qualifications/Experience Required Teaching, research,
departmental/school and university service is expected. An earned
doctorate degree awarded by a regionally accredited or
internationally recognized institution in the field specified in
the position announcement (exceptions require Academic Affairs
approval). NOTE If the doctorate is not obtained and submitted by
the time of employment, the position rank will change to
TT-Instructor. Qualifications/Experience Preferred The candidate
must have an earned Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related
field awarded by a regionally accredited institution by the time of
employment. Previous industrial experience and U.S. college
teaching and research experience are preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities All areas of study in computer science
will be considered; preference will be given to software
engineering, cybersecurity, computer graphics, AI, or robotics.
Physical Demands Repetitive movement of hands and fingers - typing
and/or writing. Frequent standing, and/or sitting. Occasional
walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching. Reach with hands and
arms. Visually identify, observe and assess. Ability to communicate
with supervisor/students/colleagues. Regular physical attendance
required. The physical demands and work environment characteristics
described here are representative of those that must be met by an
employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this
job. Reasonable accommodations (in accordance with ADA
requirements) may be made, upon request, to enable individuals with
disabilities to perform essential functions.
Keywords: University of Central Oklahoma, Edmond , Computer Science, Full-Time, Tenure-Track, Assistant Professor, Education / Teaching , Edmond, Oklahoma
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