Summary: School of Computing & Information Systems at Grand Valley State University seeks to fill multiple tenure-track assistant/associate professor positions in computer science, information systems, or information technology beginning fall 2020.
Required Qualifications and Education:
A Ph.D. in Computer Science, or closely related field is required. ABD near completion will be considered. Candidates must be professionally active, have demonstrable teaching potential and a commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching and research. We are looking for excellent teachers with a passion for computing and learning. Mentoring undergraduate or graduate research, and/or working in your area of technical specialty is valued.
Preferred Qualifications and Education:
Applicants should be qualified to teach core areas of computer science, information systems, or information technology. Candidates with the ability to teach database/data management, data mining, data science, operating systems, distributed systems, cloud computing, edge computing, IoT, AI/machine learning, augmented reality, visualization, human-computer interaction, or cybersecurity are especially encouraged to apply.
Responsibilities – Essential Functions:
Teaching, scholarship, advising, and professional development.
Salary: Commensurate with experience, with a competitive benefits package.
Department/Division: School of Computing and Information Systems / Padnos College of Engineering and Computing
The School offers ABET accredited undergraduate majors in Computer Science and Information Systems, and also Information Technology; several minors, and Master’s degrees in Computer Information Systems, Data Science & Analytics, and Health Informatics & Bioinformatics are offered as well. In addition, the School is proposing undergraduate and graduate programs in cybersecurity. The School has 38 full-time faculty, 800 undergraduate students and 200 students in our Master's programs. Grand Valley has 25,000 students and is the fastest growing Michigan University.
Grand Valley State University emphasizes effective teaching and scholarship. Reduced teaching loads and/or grants are available for funded research and professional development.
Campus: The Grand Valley campuses are located in Allendale and downtown Grand Rapids, which is the second largest metropolitan area in Michigan. The area offers numerous cultural and recreational opportunities, a moderate cost of living, and a high quality of life. Visit www.hellowestmichigan.com for information on living in the west Michigan area. Refer to our web site (www.cis.gvsu.edu) for additional information about our faculty, students, and university (www.gvsu.edu).
Application Deadline: Application review will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.
How To Apply: Apply online at jobs.gvsu.edu. Include a cover letter, resume, a statement of teaching not to exceed 400 words, and list of three references. On the application, you will be required to provide names, phone numbers, and e-mail address for three professional references. Applicants selected for interviews will be required to submit official transcripts prior to the interview. If you need assistance, call Human Resources at 616-331-2215.
Grand Valley State University educates students to shape their lives, their professions, and their societies. The university contributes to the enrichment of society through excellent teaching, active scholarship, and public service.