Texas Tech University Assistant Professor in Lubbock, Texas

Position Description

Contributes to the university’s mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Major/Essential Functions

Successful candidates must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field, be able to teach graduate and undergraduate courses, perform research as evidenced by scholarly publications, and develop grant proposals with the intention of obtaining extramural funding. Services include participating in building communities and program enhancement. Applicants are expected to take part in services to the department, college and university.

Required Qualifications

Academic degree as defined by the academic unit and as appropriate for the position held. Demonstrated record of effectiveness as a teacher, a record of peer reviewed publication and/or peer-reviewed creative activity which has contributed to the discipline or field of study, to the candidate’s intellectual and artistic development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional service appropriate to the discipline; promise of growth in teaching and research or artistic and creative activity

Preferred Qualifications

Must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field by the time of appointment. Demonstrated potentials of teaching excellence records of peer-reviewed high quality publications and/or innovations contributed to the discipline, to the candidate's intellectual development, and to the quality of the academic enterprise; a record of professional services appropriate to the discipline; potentials of growth in research, teaching, and service activities.

Preference will be given to researchers in Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence, Systems and Software Engineering and candidates with strong potentials to obtain extramural funding, Exceptional candidates in other research areas will also be considered. Evidence of teaching excellence.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Extended Job Title: Assistant Professor

Work Location: Lubbock

Org Level 1: Texas Tech University

Campus: Texas Tech University

Department: Computer Science

Does this position work in a research laboratory?: Yes

Required Attachments: Cover Letter Professional/Personal References Recommendation/Referral Research Statement Resume / CV Transcript

Optional Attachments: Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Job Type: Full Time

Pay Basis: Monthly

Salary Grade: 800

Travel Required: Up to 25%

Shift: Day

Grant Funded?: No

Requisition ID: 11360BR