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Assistant Professor-Computer Science

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

See www.cs.utsa.edu for information on the department, faculty, programs and research activities. This position is part of a cluster hiring in Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, and data analytics. This position is part of the six positions to be filled to foster collaborative research, education and outreach and to create interdisciplinary areas of knowledge that will advance the field of cybersecurity. Note 1: UTSA is a tobacco-free campus. Note 2: UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Note 3: This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check. Note 4: -All candidates invited for interviews must must be able to show proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.

Position Details

Position Information

Title of Position Assistant Professor-Computer Science
Requisition Number TT20160006P
Department Posting Name Computer Science
Location Main Campus
Recruitment Type External
Position Type This is a Tenure Track Faculty, benefits eligible position
Grant Funded? No
Hours per week 40
If employee will be working a schedule other than Monday - Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm, specify hours and days to be worked
If Temporary, Ending Date
Recruiting Rate Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Beginning Salary Flexibility Yes
Pay Basis Salary
Required Education Doctoral Degree
Do you want to allow additional experience to substitute for required education? No
Preferred Education
Field of Study

Computer Science or a related area required.

MS Office Experience Required
Will this position require driving a UT or personally owned vehicle? No
Other Computer and Software Skills Required
Experience and Other Skills Required

Applicants must earn a Ph.D. by September 1, 2017 in Computer Science or related field and must demonstrate a strong potential for excellence in research and teaching.

Do you want to allow additional education to substitute for required experience? No
Other Skills Preferred

This position is targeted toward faculty with expertise and interest in software engineering, programming languages and compilers, or big data analytics to pursue data and user privacy protection for distributed systems including cloud and mobile computing platforms.

Description of Job Duties

Responsibilities include research, teaching at the graduate and undergraduate levels, and program development.

Posting Open Date 08/04/2016
Posting Close Date at midnight on
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Notes To Applicants

See www.cs.utsa.edu for information on the department, faculty, programs and research activities. This position is part of a cluster hiring in Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, and data analytics. This position is part of the six positions to be filled to foster collaborative research, education and outreach and to create interdisciplinary areas of knowledge that will advance the field of cybersecurity.

Note 1: UTSA is a tobacco-free campus.

Note 2: UTSA is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Note 3: This is a security sensitive position. Employment is contingent upon a successful background check.

Note 4: -All candidates invited for interviews must must be able to show proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the United States by time of hire.

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you currently hold, or will you earn by September 1, 2017, a Doctoral Degree in Computer Science or related field?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * How did you hear about this employment opportunity?
    • Advertisement/External Publication (Please Specify in follow up question below)
    • Friend/Personal Referral
    • Internal Employee
    • Job Board/Website (Please Specify in follow up question below)
    • HigherEd Jobs
    • LinkedIn
    • Facebook
    • Social Media-Other (Please Specify in follow up question below)
    • Other (Please Specify in follow up question below)
  3. * Please Specify: (enter "NA" if not applicable)

    (Open Ended Question)

  4. * Please acknowledge your understanding that if you are offered a position at UTSA, you must come to the Human Resources Office, (4th floor North Paseo Bldg) on your first day of employment with the appropriate documentation (http://www.uscis.gov/sites/default/files/files/form/i-9.pdf#9) of your identity and ability to legally work in the United States.
    • Yes, I acknowledge

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Letter of Application
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Statement of Research Interests
  4. Statement of Teaching Interests
  5. Reference List (3-6 references)
Optional Documents