Faculty Position in Computer and Information Sciences (full-time) – Networking or HCI/Software Engineering Emphasis
April 5, 2013
The Department of Computer and Information Sciences at the Virginia Military Institute invites applications for a tenure-track position up to the Associate Professor level beginning in January 2014 or Fall 2014. A Ph.D. or Ph.D. in progress in information science, computer science, information systems, telecommunications or a closely related field is required with emphasis in network and security OR in HCI and software engineering. The successful applicant will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in information systems including introductory network and cyber security courses OR HCI, software engineering, and usability courses, and establish a research program in their area of expertise in which undergraduates are involved. The standard teaching load is three courses per semester with approximately 15-20 students per course. Performance will be measured based on teaching, scholarly engagement, professional citizenship, and cadet development.
The newly developed Computer and Information Sciences major and department is a broad applied program of cyber security, application and database design, HCI, and testing as well as software engineering and systems administration. We are expanding our faculty and course offerings and individuals hired will have significant input to the change process. Come join us at an exciting time as information technology continues to dictate changes in curriculum.
VMI is a state-supported, coeducational, national, liberal arts college of 1500 students with a strong commitment to produce educated, responsible citizens located in Lexington, VA. Lexington is a beautiful historic town in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Washington and Lee University is located adjacent to VMI. The area is well-known for its educational, cultural, and natural amenities. VMI faculty and students wear military uniforms, but no prior military experience is required.
Applicants should send a vita, three letters of reference, copies of transcripts, a statement of teaching interests, and a research plan to: Col. Myke Gluck, Search Committee Chair, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, 426 Mallory Hall, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA 24450.
Open until filled but application materials received by September 15, 2013 will receive full consideration.
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In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply.