Assistant Professor of Computer Science

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Kennesaw, GA

Department of Computer Science

Kennesaw State University is now accepting applications for a nine-month, tenure track Assistant Professor of Computer Science faculty position in the Department of Computer Science, which begins January 2020.

The department seeks candidates who strive for excellence in teaching and professional and scholarly achievements in the area of expertise. The successful candidate is expected to teach a broad range of courses in computer science at both graduate and undergraduate levels, as well as develop new courses in areas of expertise. They are also expected to plan and conduct research and develop an extramurally funded research program involving undergraduate and graduate students. Service to the department is required.

Candidates must have an earned Ph.D. in computer science, a related field, or its foreign equivalent.

Preference will be given to candidates working on one or more of the following fields: data science and analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, information retrieval, natural language processing, information and cyber security, database and data mining, Internet-of- Things, and networking. Strong candidates in other related research fields will also be considered. Teaching experience is desired.

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing number of doctoral programs. Designated by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia as a comprehensive university, Kennesaw State is committed to becoming a world-class academic institution positioned to broaden its academic and research missions and expand its scope on a local, regional and national level.

How to apply

For a full description of this position, application deadlines, and application procedures, visit https://facultyjobs.kennesaw.edu.

Kennesaw State University, a member of the University System of Georgia, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and/or veteran status.

Georgia is an Open Records state.

For more than 50 years, Kennesaw State University has been known for its entrepreneurial spirit and sense of community. Offering campuses in Marietta and Kennesaw, the university is located just north of Atlanta and combines a suburban setting with access to one of the country’s most dynamic cities. As Georgia’s third-largest university, Kennesaw State offers more than 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, including a growing doctoral program.