Jobs: Department of Computer Science

Bank of America Endowed Chair in Computing and Informatics

The College of Computing and Informatics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (http://cci.uncc.edu/) invites applications for Bank of America Endowed Chair in Computing and Informatics. The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, exceptionally qualified faculty member with an international reputation to establish and conduct research programs, including interdisciplinary collaborative programs, in computational analytics. Computational analytics describes the collective disciplines of computational science and data science and analytics. It includes methods and techniques for the curation, exploration, and analysis of large volumes of data as well as the development of models for the purpose of understanding, assessment, innovation, and prediction.

The hired candidate is expected to teach both undergraduate and graduate courses, supervise graduate students and postdoctoral fellows, contribute significantly to the advancement of basic science and engineering, and develop a nationally recognized program of sponsored research. The candidate must hold a PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline. He/she is expected to have a demonstrated impact at senior (Full or Associate) professor level, for example, through excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, international reputation, demonstrated leadership in interdisciplinary collaborative research programs, mentorship, industry collaborations or appointments, and commitment to integrity and ethics, respect, diversity and pluralism etc. Selected applicant will hold a position in the Department of Computer Science. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, it is the fastest growing university in the UNC System. College of Computing and Informatics is academic home for 3,000 (1,000+ graduate) students. UNC Charlotte’s Data Science initiative (dsi.uncc.edu) is the major emphasis area for education, research and industry collaboration.

Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (Position No. 004654) and should include a statement of interest, CV, a statement of teaching, research and leadership, copies of five representative scholarly publications and contact information of at least three references. For additional information, contact Prof. Daniel Janies (djanies@uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups.

Assistant/Associate Professor

The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (http://cs.uncc.edu/) seeks candidates for multiple tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor:

  1. Data science with research interests in data management, big data, deep learning, computational statistics or probabilistic programming.
  2. Interactive visualization and visual analytics; Senior candidates may be considered for the appointment as the Director of Charlotte Visualization Center.
  3. Data intensive high-performance computing and systems, Internet of Things.
  4. Cyber-physical systems with humans in the loop, human-automation interaction, robotics and computer vision.
  5. Quantum information processing including algorithms, communication, computation, cryptography and experimental platforms.

Candidates must hold a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, have demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to excellence in teaching. Experience with industry partnerships is preferred for mid-career appointments and will be considered a plus for junior level appointments. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated ability, interest and commitment to teaching and engaging students with a diverse background.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, it is the fastest growing university in the UNC System. Computer Science enrollment doubled over the past 5 years and the department is academic home for over 2,000 students pursuing BA, BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees. Department’s current research and education strengths include visual and video analytics, natural language processing, knowledge discovery, distributed systems and networks, software engineering, robotics and cognitive computing.

Anticipated start is in Fall 2018, with application reviews initiating in December 2017. A detailed description of all positions and the application process is available at https://cci.uncc.edu/about-us/job-opportunities. Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (Position No. 004656) and should include a full CV, teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly publications and contact information of at least three references. In the cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive materials. For additional information, contact Prof. Yu Wang (Yu.Wang@uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.

LECTURER

The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (http://cs.uncc.edu/) seeks candidates for full-time, 9-month, non-tenure- track Lecturer positions. The appointment will be for three years, eligible for renewal. M.S. degree in Computer Science or a closely related field is required, but Ph.D. is preferred. We are seeking individuals committed to integrity and ethics; respect, diversity and pluralism; innovation and flexibility; professional development, teamwork and collaboration in a student centric environment. Applicants are expected to provide evidence of high quality and innovative teaching of mainstream computing and computational thinking courses. Lecturers engage in curricular and instructional innovation, student recruitment, advising and service. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated ability, interest and commitment to teaching and engaging students with a diverse background.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, it is the fastest growing university in the UNC System. Computer Science enrollment doubled over the past 5 years and the department is academic home for over 2,000 students pursuing BA, BS, MS, and Ph.D. degrees. 

Anticipated start is in Fall 2018, with application reviews initiating in December 2017. Detailed description of all positions and the application process is available at https://cci.uncc.edu/about-us/job-opportunities. Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu (Position No. 004659) and should include a full CV, a statement of teaching philosophy, experience and achievements, and contact information of at least three references. Finalists will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive materials. For additional information, contact Dr. Harini Ramaprasad (hramapra@uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups.

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The Alumni Gives Scholarship allows students to pursue their dreams and contribute to the technology community.  This needs-based scholarship empowers students to overcome financial hurdles while pursuing their education goals and gives preference to underrepresented populations within the CCI student body. 

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