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Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Technology

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Position Details

Title Assistant Professor of Computer and Information Technology
Appointment Status Tenure Track
Department IUPUI Engineering & Technology
Position Summary

The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University–Purdue University at Indianapolis (IUPUI) invites applications for up to two tenure-track faculty positions in Computer and Information Technology with an anticipated start date of August 1, 2018 or possibly earlier. Applicants should have a strong record of research, show significant potential for establishing and sustaining an externally funded research program, and be committed to teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses.

We are particularly interested in applicants whose research focuses in one of the following areas: i) Cloud Computing or Distributed Computing; ii) Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence; iii) Pervasive Computing and Web Technologies; and iv) Autonomous Systems.

Applicants whose research complements existing strengths in the department, including topics such as data science, mobile health, and cybersecurity will also be considered, as well as exceptional candidates in other areas. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in computer science, engineering, information technology, or a closely related discipline before the start date.

The Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI has 7 academic departments with an extensive undergraduate and graduate degree portfolio, including numerous CAC, EAC, and ETAC of ABET accredited B.S programs. The School has over 3,500 students, including approximately 500 graduate students pursuing either M.S. or Ph.D. programs. More information about the School is available at engr.iupui.edu/

The IUPUI campus has approximately 30,000 students and over 200 degree programs with annual research expenditures totaling over $300M. IUPUI has received the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award for five consecutive years. More information about IUPUI is available at www.iupui.edu

Applications must include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, summary of scholarship including teaching and research interests, and contact information for at least three references. Apply for this position at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/4345. Applications are welcome until the position is filled. IUPUI is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action educator and employer and affords reasonable accommodations to persons with disabilities.

Basic Qualifications

Applicants should have a strong record of research, show significant potential for establishing and sustaining an externally funded research program, and be committed to teaching both undergraduate and graduate courses.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in computer science, engineering, information technology, or a closely related discipline before the start date.

Department Contact for Questions

Sheila Walter, skwalter@iupui.edu

Additional Qualifications
Salary and Rank
Special Instructions
For Best Consideration Date
Expected Start Date
OAA # IN-ENGT-CGT17001

Supplemental Questions

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. Statement of Research and Teaching
  5. List Of References
Optional Documents
  1. Research Agenda