Assistant Professor in Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science at the University of the Pacific invites applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, to start in fall 2013. Exceptionally well-qualified candidates will be considered for higher ranks. Applicants must have a doctorate in Computer Science or closely related discipline. The primary qualification for this position is a strong interest and demonstrable potential for undergraduate education. Candidates should also be prepared to contribute to the MS Engineering Science program and to sustain a program of academic research. Candidates demonstrating a strong interest and potential in Software Engineering, Theoretical Computer Science, or Computer Networking will have prominence.
This is a unique faculty position opportunity in a great location. Pacific is located in central California with quick access to a number of hubs of technology and science, including Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Livermore and Sacramento. Salary is competitive with excellent fringe benefits.
The University of the Pacific, founded in 1851, is the first chartered institution of higher learning in California. The School of Engineering and Computer Science takes pride in providing a superior, student-centered learning environment that emphasizes close faculty-student interaction and cooperative education. This combination of personal attention and professional practice prepares graduates who excel in the engineering and computing professions and are qualified to pursue advanced degrees. The School has very supportive alumni and its graduates occupy leadership positions in the profession nationally and internationally. Pacific is a residential campus serving a primarily full-time student body.
Excellent oral and written communication skills are essential. Candidates should submit an application indicating availability date, curriculum vitae, a statement defining teaching interests and teaching philosophy, a statement outlining plans for a research program, and names of three references as a single pdf file by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please complete and submit the EEO Personal Data Form. University of the Pacific is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer, encouraging excellence through diversity.
The University of the Pacific is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, encouraging excellence through diversity. Additional information about Pacific and the Computer Science Department can be found at here.