first_imgRankOpen Number of Months9 Position NumberF66090 Grant funded position?No Is this employee on a H1B Visa? Working TitleAssistant/Associate/Professor Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsOther DocumentOptional Documents Open Until FilledYes Posting DetailsEmployees hired into Administrative and Professional positionsposted on or after July 1, 2017, will be governed by and, ifemployed on July 1, 2018 will move into the new University HumanResources System. For additional information, go to Position Responsibilities Diversity Statement Information Proposed Hire Date08/16/2020 Position TypeTeaching and Research Faculty Candidates should upload their application at www.vcujobs.composition F66090, as a single PDF file in the “other document”section that includes, in this order, a cover letter, curriculumvitae, research and teaching statements, and the names and e-mailaddresses of four references (five references for Full Professors);reference letters will be requested by the search committee onlyfor short-listed candidates. Only complete applications will beconsidered. Review of applications will start on April 6, 2020 andwill continue until filled. For additional information, pleasecontact the Chair of the faculty search committee, Prof. LukaszKurgan, email: [email protected] (preferred) or phone: (804)827-3986. The Department of Computer Science of the College of Engineering atVirginia Commonwealth University is seeking faculty candidates toprovide personalized attention in teaching, learning and service toall constituents and to advance discovery and creativity of theentire computational sciences community. Application Process/Additional Information The Department of Computer Science of the College of Engineering(CoEgr) at Virginia Commonwealth University ( VCU ) has multiplefaculty openings at all ranks. As part of a premier researchuniversity situated in Virginia’s capital city, VCU’s computerscience department has bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral programsand collaborates closely with many VCU schools and departments.Additional information about the department’s programs and facultymay be found at is a Carnegie-classified very high research activityuniversity, and is one of the top 100 universities in the U.S. infederal R&D expenditures. The CoEgr is in an extensive growthstage. Since 2008 it has doubled the number of its faculty and isslated to open a state-of-the-art research facility in 2020.Embarked on rapid growth, the computer science department currentlyhas 26 tenure-track, tenured and term faculty members.Candidates should be qualified for an appointment based onexcellence in publication, funding and graduate and undergraduateteaching. Well-qualified candidates in all areas of computerscience will be considered.-Teaching: Faculty member is expected to provide high qualityinstruction in computer science undergraduate and graduate coursesand to develop new courses as necessary based on departmentneeds.-Research: Faculty member must establish a nationally recognizedresearch program with a record of publication in refereed journalsand external funding. All specializations will be considered.Junior faculty will be required to have an established researchagenda and a clear potential for external funding, and potentialfor scholarship or creative expression to complement and expandexisting expertise in the department and the College ofEngineering. At the Associate and Full Professor levels, thefaculty member should have a well-developed research portfolio withevidence of multidisciplinary applications and external fundingappropriate to complement and expand existing expertise within thedepartment.-Service: The candidate will be expected to provide high qualityservice to the department, college, university and professionalcommunity.center_img Mission or Goal of Unit School/UnitCollege of Engineering Preferred Qualifications DepartmentComputer Science Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission orgoal To value discovery and creativity of our entire engineeringcommunity; students, faculty and staff; to value diversity of ideasof our engineering community; students, faculty and staff; to valuepersonalized attention in teaching, learning, and service to all ofour constituents including our students; their families, ourindustrial partners and collaborators, and colleagues throughoutthe university and business communities; and to value thesignificant and positive impact of our people and ideas in thepromotion of regional and global prosperity involving research andlife sciences. In addition all goals and objectives of the Collegeof Engineering complement the Mission of the University. Tenure StatusTenure Eligible •An earned PhD in Computer Science, Software Engineering, orrelated field•Relevant professional experience after receiving the Ph.D. degree(exceptions to this are those applicants who have received theirPh.D. in Software Engineering or Cybersecurity).•Successful candidates at the Associate/Professor rank should havea well-developed research portfolio•Candidates at the Assistant Professor rank should havedemonstrated ability to establish, or continue an active,externally funded research program•The College of Engineering at VCU supports a diverse faculty,staff, and student environment. The candidate will demonstrateexperience that shows their commitment to fostering such anenvironment. Type of SearchNational Required Qualifications Application Deadline Date Posted Salary •Candidates in all areas of computer science will be considered. Ofspecial interest are candidates with experience in cybersecurityand software engineering. Date Posted03/06/2020 Quick Link read more

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