Jobs: Department of Software and Information Systems

Data Science Tenure-Track Position

The Department of Software and Information Systems (SIS), in the College of Computing and Informatics (CCI), has strengths in software systems, cyber security, human-centered design, intelligent systems and analytics, and health informatics, The department offers concentrations in software engineering, cyber security, web and mobile applications, human-computer interaction and IT in BA/BA degrees in Computer Science. SIS offers a MS in Information Technology, MS in Cyber Security and Privacy and a PhD in Computer and Information Systems. SIS is in a phase of significant growth in the number of students, faculty, and external funding. The Department is designated as a CAE/IAE and CAE/R institution by DHS and NSA, and includes a CyberDNA Center for interdisciplinary study of cybersecurity, and a Center for Education Innovation.

The Software and Information Systems Department (SIS) has a strong reputation in the region and internationally for education and research in designing and deploying software and information systems that deliver integrated, secure, reliable, intelligent, adaptive, and easy-to-use IT solutions. The department has established relationships with local industry partners and is seeing a surge of interest in its core areas of teaching and research. In joining this department you will become part of an exciting time of innovative education and new curriculum development. UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research university. Located in the state’s largest metropolitan area, UNC Charlotte is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System.

Applications are solicited for a tenure-track data science position (Position #1851), with priority given to applicants with a focus on security analytics, applied AI, data mining, and cyber-physical systems. Applicants must have Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Informatics, or a related field, as well as a strong commitment to teaching and education, and demonstrated ability to contribute to continuing diversity initiatives Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uncc.edu/. The application package should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests, copies of three representative scholarly publications, and a list of three references. For questions or additional information, please email search-sisgroup@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 including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans to apply. All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.

Teaching Professor

The Department of Software and Information Systems (SIS), in the College of Computing and Informatics (CCI), has strengths in software systems, cyber security, human-centered design, intelligent systems and analytics, and health informatics. The department offers concentrations in software engineering, cyber security, web and mobile applications, human-computer interaction and IT in BA/BS degrees in Computer Science. SIS offers a MS in Information Technology, MS in Cyber Security and Privacy and a PhD in Computer and Information Systems. SIS is in a phase of significant growth in the number of students and faculty.

Applications are solicited for a Teaching Assistant Professor position to teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs. Priority will be given to applicants who are open to innovative teaching methods that engage and encourage students to become independent learners. Applicants should have relevant experience in teaching or in industry on topics related to the core Computer Science courses, including programming, algorithms, data structures, software security, web technology, software design, and demonstrated service achievement. A college level evaluation and promotion policy has been established for teaching faculty.

The Software and Information Systems Department (SIS) has a strong reputation in the region and internationally for education and research in designing and deploying software and information systems that deliver integrated, secure, reliable, intelligent, adaptive, and easy-to-use IT solutions. SIS is one of three departments in the College of Computing and Informatics, which is experiencing significant growth in student numbers and externally funded research. The department has established relationships with local industry partners and is seeing a surge of interest in its core areas of teaching and research. In joining this department you will become part of an exciting time of innovative education and new curriculum development. UNC Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research university. Located in the state’s largest metropolitan area, UNC Charlotte is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System.

The College has launched an initiative in hopes of addressing the underrepresentation of women and minorities in computing. Special consideration will be given to candidates with a demonstrated ability to contribute to this goal. UNCC is a dual career friendly employer. Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, Informatics, or a related field, as well as a strong commitment to teaching and education. Application review will begin in February 2019, and will continue until the positions are filled.

Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uncc.edu/ (Position #3797). The application package should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, statement of interests in innovative approaches to education in CS, and a list of three references. For questions or additional information, please email sis-search-group@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 including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans to apply. All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.

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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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