Position opening: Assistant Professor, Computer Science

by Russ Abbott, Nov. 2, 2017

The primary professional responsibilities of instructional faculty are: teaching, research, scholarship and/or creative activity, and service to the University, profession and to the community.

Minimum Qualifications:

1) An earned doctorate in Computer Science from an accredited institution (or equivalent); applicants nearing completion of the doctorate (ABD) may be considered. The doctorate must be completed by the date of appointment (8/16/2018);
2) Demonstrated teaching experience at the undergraduate level;
3) Evidence of publications in scholarly journals, and;
(4) Ability to demonstrate a commitment to working effectively with faculty, staff, and students in a multicultural/multiethnic urban campus environment with a substantial population of first-generation students.

Preferred Qualifications:

1) Demonstrated expertise in Machine Learning, Programming languages and paradigms, Cyber-physical systems, Augmented and Virtual Reality, Computer Graphics, Modelling and Simulation, Data Science, and/or Robotics;
2) Successful experience in generating financial resources through grants/contracts, and; 3) Demonstrated teaching experience at the graduate level.

The University:

Cal State LA is one of 23 campuses within the California State University system. With over 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs led by award-winning faculty, Cal State LA’s dedication to access and excellence has been recognized nationally.  Founded in 1947, the University is located just minutes from downtown Los Angeles, adjacent to the San Gabriel Valley, and serves more than 28,000 students who reflect the rich ethnic and racial diversity of the area. 


Please attach all documents, in PDF or MS Word form, to a SINGLE email message addressed to the department coordinator, Valentina Ovasapyan (VOvasapyan@cslanet.calstatela.edu) with the subject line “Tenure Track Assistant Professor Application.” Please address questions to the search committee chair, Dr. Raj Pamula (rpamula@calstatela.edu).

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