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Assistant/Associate Professor

Tenure Track - Computer Science

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
School of Engineering, Science, and Technology

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Teach undergraduate courses in Computer Science (CS) for majors and non-majors, as well as graduate computer courses. Assist with the further development of the CS program by actively contributing to the continuous improvement and ABET accreditation process, curriculum development, and recruitment and retention efforts. Provide academic advisement; participate in scholarly and research endeavors; solicit support for the CS program, engage in grant/proposal writing; and serve on departmental, school and university committees.  

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in Computer Science, an established record of excellence in teaching at a college level with evidence of new and advancing research and scholarly achievement. The appointed individual also must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and an ability to work with persons with culturally diverse backgrounds. Recent Ph.D. graduates are encouraged to apply. Official transcript for terminal degree in Computer Science must be in hand by the end of July 2014.  

How to Apply

Virginia State University will only accept applications through the online Recruitment Management System (RMS) at https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov. Resumes do not substitute for a complete online application E-mailed; faxed and mailed applications will not be accepted. Interested persons must attach a letter of interest and current accomplishments related to the position announcement, a current resume/vita, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses (if available) of three professional references. 

Copies of transcripts and three (3) letters of references must be attached to online application or mailed to: 

Office of Human Resources
Virginia State University
Box 9412
1 Hayden Drive, VA Hall
Petersburg, Virginia 23806-9412

Your name and the position number (FO554) must be clearly identifiable on each item submitted. Official transcripts and three (3) letters of reference will be required prior to employment. Complete Applications received by 5:00 pm February 28, 2014 will be given full consideration, but the search will remain open until the position is filled or the search is closed.   Screening of applications will commence immediately.

For more information about the University, the School, and the Department please visit our website at http://www.vsu.edu.  General inquiries should be directed to Dr. Wei-Bang Chen, Chair of the Recruiting Committee (email: wchen@vsu.edu).

The selected candidate(s) will be subject to an extensive and complete criminal background check, which may include fingerprinting.   Candidate may be required to complete a Statement of Economic Interest as a condition of employment, if applicable. 

VIRGINIA STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WOMEN, MINORITIES, PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND VETERANS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. 

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