Open Teaching/Staff Positions

 

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Required Qualifications*
The University of Michigan-Flint invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level to begin duties in Fall 2016. The position requires an earned doctorate in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or a related field by August 2016, demonstrated ability and commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching, professional development/research, and service. Preference will be given to candidates specializing in security related fields, such as, but not limited to, computer security, network security, information security, cyber security, etc. The candidate selected for this position must meet eligibility requirements to work in the United States at the time the appointment is scheduled to begin and continue working legally for the proposed term of employment. Additionally, the candidate must be able to communicate effectively in English.

Desired Qualifications*
The University's mission is built upon three pillars: excellence in teaching, learning and scholarship; student centeredness; and engaged citizenship. Consistent with our mission, the ideal candidate will be a teacher-scholar who can integrate these 3 pillars in a seamless synergistic manner to provide the best learning opportunities for our students while working to improve the communities we serve.

Additional Information
The UM-Flint campus sits on a beautiful 75-acre riverfront situated in downtown Flint, Genesee County Michigan. It has an enrollment of over 8,500 graduate and undergraduate students, is one of three campuses of the University of Michigan. The University of Michigan - Flint campus is the fastest growing public institution of higher learning in the State of Michigan. It is one of four campuses in Michigan listed as "best value" as cited in the Princeton Review. The Department of Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics offers two undergraduate computing programs with five tracks and one graduate program with two tracks. See www.umflint.edu/csep for more information about the university, department, or position.

Applications must include curriculum vitae, transcripts, a statement of teaching experience and philosophy, teaching evaluations if available, a research statement including resource requirements, and the names and contact information of three references. Electronic applications are preferred and should be sent to: pslackta@umflint.edu. Paper applications should be sent to Dr. Suleyman Uludag, Chair, Computer Science Search Committee, Department of Computer Science, Engineering, and Physics, University of Michigan-Flint, 303 E. Kearsley St, Flint, MI 48502-1950. Review of applications will begin on December 14 and continue until the position is filled.

UM-Flint is committed to building a culturally diverse faculty and staff and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates.

Background Screening
The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Application Deadline
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.