Assistant Professor - Computer Engineering

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
Wisconsin, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Oct 08, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The mission of the College of Science and Health is to provide an outstanding education in the diverse disciplines of science, health, and mathematics. The College is dedicated to student learning where enthusiastic faculty and staff intellectually challenge students in a supportive and professional environment. Fundamental to our mission is the belief in the value of education in the liberal arts and sciences and the creation of new knowledge. The College offers an outstanding academic and cultural environment for the university community and beyond.

Our vision is to be a premier comprehensive institution, excelling in both undergraduate and graduate education. We will provide academic programs that attract high-achieving students on a regional, national, and international basis. The College will have an outstanding reputation for the quality of its students learning, faculty and staff, state of the art facilities and technology, scholarly achievements, and community and professional service.


The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, College of Science and Health, Department of Computer Science invites applicants for a full time academic year tenure track Assistant Professor to start no later than Aug 30, 2021. We are offering a new undergraduate Computer Engineering program that complements our very successful undergraduate Computer Science program and graduate program in Software Engineering. The successful applicant is expected to make significant contributions to all aspects of this new program; including curricular development, spearheading new research agendas, and contributing to accreditation efforts.

We seek a colleague who shares the Department’s values and who will be a dedicated teacher, scholar and mentor for students with varied backgrounds, preparation and career goals. Primary responsibilities include teaching undergraduate courses such as software design, digital logic, electronics, computer architecture, digital design, operating systems, digital signal processing, and virtual machines; engaging in an active program of scholarship; professional service; and advising undergraduate students.

General position summary statement for UWL faculty positions:
Under general supervision of department chair, a person in this position is responsible for teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses, and advising students. In addition to preparing for and holding classes [face-to-face, hybrid, and/or online], teaching involves maintaining currency in the content area related to the teaching assignment, evaluating students’ work, assessing student outcomes, maintaining appropriate records, and holding office hours. The individual is expected to maintain an active, on-going program of scholarship appropriate to the discipline. In addition, this individual will provide service to the department, college, and university and is likely expected to provide service to the community and/or the profession. Other duties may be assigned by the chair or dean.

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