The Department of Computer Science at Portland State University invites applications for an Assistant Professor position. Exceptional candidates will also be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor.
Candidates in all areas of Computer Science will be considered, with a preference for applicants who will enhance or complement our existing areas of research expertise (www.pdx.edu/computer-science/research-areas) and/or whose work is aligned with the strategic visions of the department (www.pdx.edu/computer-science/strategic-vision) or the Maseeh College (www.pdx.edu/cecs/strategic-vision). The expected start date for this position is September 2021, but earlier or later dates can be negotiated.
Applicants are expected to hold or be near completion of a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or another relevant field. Non-Ph.D. applicants will be required to have completed the Ph.D. by their start date.
The successful applicant will maintain scholarly and funded research activities; teach undergraduate and graduate classes; advise students; and provide service to the university, professional communities, and to the public.
Applicants are expected to hold or be near completion of a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or other relevant field.
Non-Ph.D. applicants will be required to have completed the Ph.D. by September 01, 2021.
Specific areas of interest include: cyber-security (including privacy, high assurance software, and cyber-physical systems) or data science (including machine learning, data mining, and data intensive systems).
Internal Number: 33440
About Portland State University
Located in Portland, Oregon, one of the nation's most livable cities, the University's innovative approach to education combines academic rigor in the classroom with field-based experiences through internships and classroom projects with community partners. The University's 49-acre downtown campus exhibits Portland State's commitment to sustainability with green buildings, while many of the 124 bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees incorporate sustainability into the curriculum. PSU's motto, "Let Knowledge Serve the City," inspires the teaching and research of an accomplished faculty whose work and students span the globe. PSU seeks talented individuals who understand our values and strategic goals and enjoy sharing ideas and collaborating in an environment of mutual respect to achieve those values and goals. We are committed to leading through engagement and seek individuals who support this strategy. Engagement describes Portland State's collaborative approach to the exchange of knowledge and resources with local, regional, national, and global partners for mutual benefit of students, faculty, and the community. As a component of the Diversity Action Plan and the President's... Strategic Mission of achieving global excellence, Portland State University strives to become an institution that is recognized nationally and internationally for the accomplishments of its faculty, the reputation of its programs, and the preparation of it students as world citizens. For more information visit http://www.pdx.edu/about-portland-state