*Computer Science Faculty Position at the University of Alabama*
The Computer Science Department at the University of Alabama invites applicants to join our faculty at the Assistant Professor rank. We are interested in applicants with expertise in any area of Computer Science who can collaborate with and complement our faculty research. Starting date for the position is Fall 2020. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field. Successful applicants are expected to show the ability to construct a quality research program and effective collaboration with other faculty, as well as the potential for excellent teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels.
The Computer Science Department is housed in the College of Engineering and has 24 faculty members (15 tenured/tenure-track faculty), approximately 700 undergraduates, and approximately 70 Ph.D. and M.S. students. The Department is funded by agencies such as NSF, DOE, Google, Departments of Education and Commerce, various Defense agencies, multiple State agencies and other sponsors. The University of Alabama currently serves over 38,000 students and employs over 1,700 full and part-time faculty members in thirteen colleges and schools. The Carnegie Foundation has recognized The University of Alabama with its Very High Research Activity status (formerly known as R1 status). More information on The University of Alabama can be found at http://www.ua.edu<https://nam03.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ua.edu&data=02%7C01%7Ctdudley%40gsu.edu%7Cdd919afcc73c421f481608d7693a45a9%7C515ad73d8d5e4169895c9789dc742a70%7C0%7C0%7C637093571308109935&sdata=8nr7LfRPaC9v6fEKxMvsYiGln3I2Lzaes1pR6GXTdXM%3D&reserved=0>.
The University is located on a beautiful 1,168 acre residential campus in Tuscaloosa, a dynamic and resilient community of over 150,000 in central Alabama. Tuscaloosa is conveniently located between Atlanta, New Orleans, and the white sandy beaches of the Gulf coast. The area offers excellent climate, minimal urban congestion, and abundant outdoor recreation. The Tuscaloosa community provides rich cultural, educational, and athletic activities for a broad range of lifestyles.
Applicants should apply online at https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/45937<https://nam03.safelinks.protection.outlook.com/?url=https%3A%2F%2Ffacultyjobs.ua.edu%2Fpostings%2F45937&data=02%7C01%7Ctdudley%40gsu.edu%7Cdd919afcc73c421f481608d7693a45a9%7C515ad73d8d5e4169895c9789dc742a70%7C0%7C0%7C637093571308119938&sdata=xw08CZ5M03EvmLEuupXoX3MpbC1vGWqJHlR2PS5YuVQ%3D&reserved=0>. Required application documents include: resume/curriculum vitae, cover letter, and names of three references. Review of applications will begin immediately. The University of Alabama is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
We're especially interested in data-centric computing and other big data related areas. The screening will start soon. Please feel free to contact me if you have questions.
Dingwen Tao | Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
The University of Alabama
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