The Computer Science Department at Missouri State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting Spring 2024 or Fall 2024. Review of applications will begin September 25, 2023; applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
A PhD in CS or closely related field is required by the date of appointment. Applicants are invited from all research areas of Computer Science.
Applicants must show a potential for excellence in teaching at undergraduate and graduate levels. Other expectations include: (1) independent research leading to peer-reviewed discipline-related publications and potential for external funding commensurate with a master's level institution, (2) supervision of student research/thesis/projects, and (3) service to the Computer Science Department, College of Natural and Applied Sciences, Missouri State University, the local/regional community, and the profession. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.
All applicants must submit: (1) a cover letter detailing how they meet the required qualifications and any related experiences, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) graduate and undergraduate transcripts in English, (4) statement of teaching interests and philosophy, (5) statement of research and external funding plans, (6) copies of two recent or representative peer-reviewed publications, and (7) contact information of at least three references. The letter of application must include a commitment to working with diverse populations.