University of Nebraska at Omaha: Faculty Position in Computer Science [Omaha, NE]
University of Nebraska at Omaha is seeking a Faculty Position in Computer Science. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, machine learning, data science, visual analytics, artificial intelligence and their translational application in real-world contexts.
At: University of Nebraska at Omaha
Location: Omaha, NE
Position: Faculty Position in Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position beginning Fall 2019 with an emphasis in intelligent systems. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, machine learning, data science, visual analytics, artificial intelligence and their translational application in real-world contexts. Exceptional candidates in all areas of computational sciences are encouraged to apply.
Candidates must have completed an earned doctorate in computer science or related disciplines by the expected start date. The candidate should have a strong potential to conduct high quality research, generate external research and development grants, and be committed to teaching computer science courses at both graduate and undergraduate levels. The candidate will also have opportunities to engage in interdisciplinary data science collaborations across the university with mathematics, business, engineering, and other fields. Applicants at the associate professor level should have demonstrated a strong research track record including extra-mural funding and high impact research publications.
The College of Information Science & Technology houses three academic units: Computer Science, Information Systems and Quantitative Analysis, and the School of Interdisciplinary Informatics. The College offers five undergraduate, six master’s, and two doctoral degree programs. The College has nearly 60 full-time tenure track faculty/staff and an active research grants portfolio of over $10 million with funds from federal agencies (e.g., NSF, NIH, DHS, Department of Ed.), state government (e.g., NRI, NSF EPSCoR, NU Foundation), a number of local and national corporations and foundations. As of Fall 2017, the college has over 1300 students with over 350 graduate (masters and doctoral) students and over 1000 undergraduate students.
To apply, please visit unomaha.peopleadmin.com. A full application, including cover letter, vita, teaching and research statements, and contact information for 3 references is required for full consideration. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The university and college have a strong commitment to achieving diversity among faculty and staff. We are particularly interested in receiving applications from members of underrepresented groups and strongly encourage women and persons of color to apply for this position.
The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an E-Verify employer.
Dr. Brian Dorn
ML Search Committee Chair
Department of Computer Science
College of Information Science & Technology
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha, NE 68182
phone: (402) 554-4905
FAX: (402) 554-3284