Position Number 001955, 004669, #4654, #4683
Working Title Assistant / Associate / Full Professor
Classification Title 9-Mo Tenure-Track/ Tenured Faculty
College Coll of Computing&Informatics (Col)
Department Computer Science
Position Designation Faculty
Employment Type Permanent - Full-time
Months per year 9
Primary Purpose of Department
The Department of Computer Science is experiencing significant growth in
enrollment and externally funded research. The Department doubled its Size
over the past 5 years and is currently the academic home for over 2, 100
students pursuing BA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees. The Department of Computer
Science is one of the three Departments in the College of Computing and
Informatics. 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
Vacancy Open to All Candidates
Description of Work
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte recognizes the differentiation
of mission, goals, and objectives inherent in the diversity of disciplines
represented by its colleges and departments. Thus, the Job Responsibilities
and Essential Functions for Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty should be
interpreted in the context of the related departmental and collegiate goals.
Teaching, Advising, Curriculum and Instructional Development – Faculty
responsibilities and essential functions with respect to teaching may include
but are not limited to: subject matter competence, course design, course
presentation, advising and consultation, directing student research,
curriculum and instructional development, and grading student work.
Scholarly Research, Creative, and Other Professional Activities – All tenured
and tenure-track faculty are expected to participate in expanding the
knowledge base of her/his academic field by conducting research or engaging in
other creative activities as appropriate to the faculty member's discipline.
Faculty responsibilities and essential functions with respect to research may
include but are not limited to: research/creative activity that generates new
knowledge and/or synthesizes and/or integrates existing knowledge,
publication, an on-going agenda for research, scholarly, and creative
activity, and are expected to seek extramural support for their work.
Service to University, the Public, and the Profession – All tenured and
tenure-track faculty are expected to engage in a program of service
appropriate to their discipline. Faculty responsibilities and essential
functions with respect to service may include but are not limited to: service
to the administration and governance of the University, public service, and
service to the profession.
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Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate
courses, conduct research in their fields of expertise, and participate in
academic service and interdisciplinary activities.
UNC Charlotte gives primary consideration to the earned doctorate or terminal
degree in the teaching discipline or a related discipline.
Preferred Education, Skills and Experience
The Department is seeking applicants with a specialization in a) Foundations
of Computing, including quantum computing, combinatorial and continuous
optimization, and applications to machine learning. b) Artificial
intelligence, including explainable AI, human-AI collaboration, machine
learning, robotics, and computer vision.
Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or related discipline, and
possess a record that demonstrates excellence (or the strong potential for
excellence) in research and teaching. The Department is especially interested
in candidates who are committed to diversity, accessibility, and inclusion,
and flexibility; professional development, teamwork and collaboration.
Special Notes to Applicants
Three open positions will be filled from this posting.
All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.
Job Open Date 11/29/2021
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Date Review of Applications will Begin
Proposed Hire Date 08/15/2022
If time-limited, please indicate appointment end date
For questions about the position and the application process, please contact
Dr. Zbigniew W. Ras at email@example.com
Posting Specific Questions
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Resume / Curriculum Vitae
Cover Letter / Letter of Interest
Statement of Research, Teaching & Leadership
Contact Information for References
Research Interest Statement