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College of Arts and Sciences/Assistant Prof/Computer Science - F1919P

University of Alabama at Birmingham
Job Location:
Birmingham, Alabama
Computer Science
School/College: College of Arts and Sciences

Assignment Category

Rank: Assistant Professor

Tenure Status: Open Tenure

Payroll Status: Faculty 9

Job Description

The Department of Computer Science (CS) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is seeking candidates for three (3) tenure-track or tenured faculty positions. While preference is given to candidates at the Assistant Professor rank, highly qualified candidates at Associate Professor will also be considered.

Candidates with expertise in all core CS areas are sought, with preference being given to candidates who could complement and enhance current department strengths in the areas of cyber security, and data science/machine learning/artificial intelligence. UAB has made a significant commitment to both research and teaching in Computer Science. Candidates must consequently have strong research credentials and a strong interest in teaching. Experience and success in funded research are required for senior-level candidates.

The CS Department at UAB offers PhD, MS, BS, and BA programs. The Department has a strong research focus, and a strong commitment to teaching, service, and outreach. The Department recently moved to a brand-new facility at University Hall, and enrollments in its programs have quadrupled over the past few years. Research funding is expanding significantly, and the Department plays a leadership role in a center focusing on Cyber Security. Collaborations with UAB's medical enterprise are strong and growing, with many opportunities for faculty to participate in interdisciplinary work. For additional information about the Department, please visit:

Required Qualifications

A Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field is required.

Open Date: 09/01/2022

Open Until Filled: Yes

EEO Statement

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of, race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.

The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) treasures the rich diversity of our student body and we are committed to their success. Members of the CAS community are expected to reflect our value for inclusive excellence in both our work and learning environment as well as in our efforts to serve and engage the community.

COVID-19 Vaccination Statement

The laws and regulations regarding mandatory COVID-19 vaccination continue to evolve. Please be aware that UAB may determine that obtaining the COVID-19 or related vaccination is a requirement for this position, based on legal changes or otherwise. If that occurs, the successful candidate may be required to submit proof of vaccination or obtain an approved vaccination exemption as a condition of employment.

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