The Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering and Computer Science (ECECS) in the Tagliatela College of Engineering at the University of New Haven invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor in emerging areas of Computer Science. The expected start date is August 2020.
The University of New Haven is in an attractive location situated between Boston and New York City. New Haven is a vibrant and diverse city offering numerous opportunities for recreation and the arts. Beautiful shorelines and surrounding cities with outstanding schools in the nation offer attractive opportunities for young families.
Teach courses to develop student competence in emerging areas of computer science such as artificial intelligence, distributed processing, parallel programming, systems programming and courses relevant to the candidate’s research. Also teach undergraduate and graduate courses in the core areas of computer science.
Mentor undergraduate and graduate students with research, leading to scholarly publications with students. Write grant proposals to seek external funding to support research. Opportunities for research collaboration exist within the college and across the university. Existing faculty already have funded projects from NSA, NSF, DHS and existing collaborations with the MITRE Corp.
Develop teaching approaches that include hands-on and project-based learning.
Actively participate in departmental processes and service.
The department seeks candidates in all areas of computer science who apply their expertise to the emerging areas of artificial intelligence, autonomous systems/vehicles, cyber physical systems, distributed processing and/or advanced robotics.
Ph.D. in Computer Science. Preference will be given to candidates who are able to teach core computer science courses.
A strong commitment to and evidence of potential for excellence in teaching and research.
Strong communication and interpersonal skills and commitment to collegiality and teamwork.
An interest in active learning, experiential learning, and student engagement are desirable.
Authorization to work in the U.S.
Internal Number: 20-01F
About University of New Haven
The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education.Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960 and opened its Orange Campus in January, 2014. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities.The University enrolls approximately 6,800 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 5,000 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts, and Tagliatela College of Engineering, UNH offers over 80 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 500 study abroad programs worldwide and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II’s highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.