Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) Department of Computer and Information Science Tenure-track Faculty Positions The Department of Computer and Information Science at IUPUI invites applications for two (2) tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, beginning August 2014. An applicant must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field at the time of appointment, and is expected to develop a high-quality externally funded research program and be committed to excellence in teaching undergraduate and graduate students. While we welcome applicants in all areas of computer science to apply, we are especially interested in candidates with expertise in: (1) Big Data related fields, including information retrieval, data visualization, information security and natural language processing; and (2) Computer Science Education Research. The application should be submitted via email (as PDF files) to the Faculty Search Committee (firstname.lastname@example.org), and must consist of a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and a statement of research direction and teaching interests. Applicants should also arrange for three letters of recommendation sent directly to the Faculty Search Committee via email. Evaluation of applications will begin on January 15, 2014 and will continue until the positions are filled. The IUPUI campus, located in downtown Indianapolis, is an urban comprehensive research university with 19 academic schools, including one of the largest medical schools in the nation. IUPUI has a student population in excess of 30,000 and has attracted more than $330 million in research funding in FY 12. The Department of Computer and Information Science offers Purdue University degrees at the Bachelor, Master, and Ph.D levels, with nearly 300 undergraduate majors and 200 graduate students. The Department currently has 14 full time tenure track faculty and 3 full time lecturers. The CIS faculty members are committed to high quality research and teaching, with research foci on data mining, imaging/ visualization, distributed computing, and networking/network security. Faculty research programs are well funded by NSF (including several CAREER awards in recent years), NIH, NIJ and DoD. For further information about the Department, please visit http://www.cs.iupui.edu. IUPUI is an EEO/AA Employer, M/F/D. We are committed to achieving excellence through diversity. Applications and nominations of women, persons of color, applicants with disabilities, and members of other under-represented groups are desired.
Assistant or Associate Professor