Baylor University is a private Christian university and a nationally ranked research institution, consistently listed with highest honors among The Chronicle of Higher Education’s “Great Colleges to Work For.” Chartered in 1845 by the Republic of Texas through the efforts of Baptist pioneers, Baylor is the oldest continuously operating university in Texas. The university provides a vibrant campus community for over 15,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries by blending interdisciplinary research with an international reputation for educational excellence and a faculty commitment to teaching and scholarship. Baylor is actively recruiting new faculty with a strong commitment to the classroom and an equally strong commitment to discovering new knowledge as we pursue our bold vision, Pro Futuris. (www.baylor.edu/profuturis/).
Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Computer Science in the area of Software Engineering
The Department of Computer Science at Baylor University seeks a productive scholar and dedicated teacher for a tenured or tenure-track position beginning August 2017. Viable candidates must have a PhD in Computer Science or a closely related field, demonstrate scholarly capability and an established and active independent research agenda in software engineering and related areas. The ideal candidate will also have leadership experience, a commitment to undergraduate and graduate education, effective communication and organization skills and a strong research record that includes significant external funding. Qualities of a successful candidate for a senior position include leadership experience and a strong record of an independently funded agenda. All candidates are expected to exhibit a passion for teaching and mentoring at the graduate and undergraduate level.
The Department offers a B.S. in Computer Science degree, a B.A. degree with a major in Computer Science, a B.S. in Informatics degree with a major in Bioinformatics, a B.S. in Computer Science with a major in Computer Science Fellows and a M.S. degree in Computer Science and a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science, and is rapidly expanding with its new Ph.D. program.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To ensure full consideration, complete applications must be submitted by 12/01/2016.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Please submit 1) a letter of application, which includes the applicant's anticipated rank, 2) a current curriculum vitae, 3) a statement of teaching interests, 4) a statement of research plans related to Baylor's programs, 5) transcripts, 6) the names, addresses, and phone numbers of three individuals from whom you have requested letters of recommendation to: Dr. Eunjee Song (Search Committee Chair), Baylor University, One Bear Place #97141, Waco, Texas 76798-7141.
In addition, as an openly Christian institution, Baylor seeks to establish an intentionally Christian environment, where students and faculty are encouraged to pursue both faith and reason. In order to achieve this goal, we ask that applicants submit a brief statement addressing their Christian commitment. This may include church or religious affiliation, active membership in Christian organizations, or a personal statement.
Materials may be submitted electronically to Dr. Eunjee Song at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please combine all submitted material into a single pdf file.
To learn more about the above position, the Department of Computer Science, the School of Engineering and Computer Science, and Baylor University, please visit the appropriate URL: https://jobs.baylor.edu/postings/1276; http://www.ecs.baylor.edu/computerscience; http://www.ecs.baylor.edu; or http://www.baylor.edu.
Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, marital status, pregnancy status, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities to apply.