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College of Arts and Sciences/Assistant Prof/Computer Science - F1921P

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

Assignment Category

Rank: Instructor/Assistant Professor

Tenure Status: Non-Tenure Track

Payroll Status: Faculty 9

Job Description

The Department of Computer Science (CS) at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) is seeking candidates for two (2) non-tenure-track assistant professor or instructor (teaching faculty) positions, starting Spring or Fall 2023.

Candidates with teaching expertise in all core computer science topics are sought, with preference given to Programming, Algorithms and Data Structures, Computer Architecture, Networking, Systems Programming, Operating Systems, Web-based Application Development and Software Engineering. UAB has made a significant commitment to teaching and teaching innovation in Computer Science. Candidates must consequently have strong teaching credentials preferably in a diverse range of areas and ability to advance the teaching strengths of the Department, including application of new results in CS education, establishment of new curricula and labs, online teaching, acquisition of educational grants, and participation in accreditation activities, student recruitment and advising.

The CS Department at UAB offers PhD, MS, BA and BS programs. The Department has a strong research focus, and a strong commitment to teaching, service and outreach. The PhD, MS, BA and BS enrollments have quadrupled over the past few years. Research and educational funding are expanding significantly, and the Department plays a leadership role in Cyber Security and Data Science/Machine Learning/AI. 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

The candidate should have at least an MS, and preferably a PhD, degree in Computer Science or a closely related field. Industrial experience is desirable but not required.

Open Date: 10/01/2022

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 is committed to their success. Members of the CAS community are expected to reflect our values 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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