Wayne State University — Assistant / Associate Professor, Computer Science

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Job Duties
The department of Computer Science is conducting a search for tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level beginning Fall 2019. While candidates with research expertise in computer systems (e.g., networks systems, cyber-physical systems, operating systems) high performance computing and cyber security will receive the strongest consideration, outstanding applicants in other areas are encouraged to apply. This search is primarily at the Assistant Professor level, but candidates with exceptional accomplishments will be considered for senior levels.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop and maintain a productive research program, including external funding.
  • Supervise the thesis and dissertation research of graduate students.
  • Teach undergraduate and graduate courses and contribute to the department, college and University service activities.

Candidates are expected to have a PhD. in Computer Science or a closely related field and demonstrate potential for excellence in both research and teaching.

Working Conditions
Wayne State University is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Detroit where students from all backgrounds are offered a rich, high quality education. Our deep rooted commitment to excellence, collaboration, integrity, diversity and inclusion creates exceptional educational opportunities preparing students for success in a diverse, global society. WSU encourages applications from women, people of color, and other underrepresented people. Wayne State is an affirmative action / equal opportunity employer.

Job Type

Job Category
Faculty and Academic Staff

Job Close Date
Until Suitable Candidate is Found

Background Check Requirements
University policy requires certain persons who are offered employment to undergo a background check, including a criminal history check, before starting to work. If you are offered employment, the University will inform you if a background check is required.

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Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer
The Affirmative Action Plans for Minority/Female and Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities is available in their entirety on the OEO website.

Wayne State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer, which complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. Wayne State University is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all persons regardless of race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

EEO is the Law

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Detroit, MI * 48202 * (313) 577-3000

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