College/Division: College of Engineering and Computing
Department: CEC Computer Science and Engineering
Advertised Job Summary:
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (http://cse.sc.edu) seeks multiple tenured and tenure-track faculty members at all ranks and in all areas for Fall 2019. Applicants are expected to:
Possess a Ph.D. degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely-related field, and a demonstrated record of research accomplishments.
Demonstrate evidence of commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion through research, teaching, and/or service efforts.
Develop internationally-recognized, externally-funded research programs that: (1) complement existing departmental strengths, (2) leverage exceptional interdisciplinary collaboration opportunities, and (3) align with vital college-level, cross-cutting research themes including smart & connected communities, transformative computing, healthcare transformations, and agile manufacturing (for details on these initiatives, please visit: http://cec.sc.edu/employment).
Applicants from all traditional as well as non-traditional and interdisciplinary areas of Computer Science and Engineering are urged to apply. Research areas of special interest include:
(1)Human in the loop or knowledge-enhanced AI, deep learning, natural language processing, question-answering/conversational AI, brain-inspired computing, semantic/cognitive/perceptual computing; (2)Big data including social, sensor, biological, health big data and scalable computing/analysis of big data; (3)Computer vision, robotics, and human-computer interaction Including personal digital/assistive technology; (4)Cyber-physical systems and Internet-of-Things; (5)Software analysis and testing, adaptive and autonomous systems, and search-based software engineering; and (6)Next generation networking, cybersecurity, and privacy
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering offers B.S. degrees in Computer Science, in Computer Information Systems, and in Computer Engineering; M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and in Computer Engineering; M.S. degrees in Software Engineering and in Information Security; and a Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security Studies. The Department has 23 full-time faculty members (10 of whom are NSFCAREER Award recipients), an undergraduate enrollment of 935 students, and a graduate enrollment of 161 students.
Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2018 and continue until positions are filled. Expected start date is August 16, 2019. Interested applicants should apply online at http://uscjobs.sc.edu/postings/43854 with a: (1) letter of intent, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) concise description of research plans, (4) teaching plan, and (5) names & contact information of 3-5 references.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely-related field, and a demonstrated record of research accomplishments. The successful candidate will be expected to develop internationally-recognized, externally-funded research programs that complement existing departmental strengths.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 43854
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.