Assistant Professor, Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science (CS) in the College of Engineering at North Carolina A&T State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of assistant professor. The starting date for the position is August 2021. The person hired into this position should be able to effectively teach CS undergraduate and graduate courses, and lead an independent research program that ideally specializes in Artificial Intelligence. Since the CS department also has strengths in cybersecurity and other areas, research expertise in other areas in computer science will also be considered. The successful candidate is also expected to contribute to one or more of the cross-departmental research strengths of the College of Engineering, which are Cybersecurity & Resilience; Energy & Sustainability; Autonomous Systems; Healthcare Applications; and Complex Systems & Networks. The successful candidate will strongly contribute to the educational and research goals of the department; have a solid publication record, will be demonstrably prepared to establish an independent and extramurally funded research program, and most of all, care about students and their development into future CS leaders. Primary responsibilities of the position include: * Advancing teaching, learning, and curiosity in computer science through engaged teaching. * Building, supporting, and sustaining a successful independent research program in computer science. This includes (but is not limited to) obtaining extramural research funding to support the research and students; as well as the steady dissemination of quality research results via scholar products. * Conducting him/herself with a collaborative spirit and engaging in service activities for the benefit of the department, college, university, and relevant technical community.