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Assistant Professor - Computer Science
Faculty
BGSU Main Campus
03/22/2021
04/25/2021
Ends at 11:59 pm Bowling Green, OH local time
Salary commensurate with education & experience

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, full-time, tenure-track.

- Teach a variety of courses, such as Machine Learning, Programming, Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Analytics, or Data Science Programming, effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels
- Advise undergraduate and supervise graduate students
- Actively seek and obtain external funding to sustain a research program
- Provide service at the department, college, university, professional, and community level
- Ph.D. or equivalent in computer science or a closely related discipline (e.g., Data Science, Information Science, Engineering). ABD will be considered as long as the requirements for the degree are completed by August 2021
- Research experience in a data science related area, including but not limited to machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, data mining, data quality, and data analysis
- Demonstrated record of teaching effectiveness 
- Demonstrated record of research productivity, with at least one or more peer reviewed journal/conference publications that have been accepted
 
Preferred Qualifications
- Established background in data science as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, reports, and/or scientific presentations
- Teaching experience at the college level (course instructor, teaching assistant, guest lecturer, teaching practicum), particularly in the areas of data science
- Established background in software engineering as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, reports, and/or scientific presentations
- Ability to teach courses in software engineering, such as Software Architecture, Software Testing, Software Engineering, etc.
Credentials Required for Application
- Cover letter, detailing data science related teaching and research experience
- Curriculum vitae
- Statement of teaching philosophy and evidence of teaching effectiveness
- Statement of research interests and agenda
- Statement of contributions or commitment to diversity in higher education 
- One or more PDF files of in-press manuscripts or publications within the last 3 years 
- Contact information for three professional references
- Copies of transcripts indicating all graduate course work
 
Questions may be directed to the Faculty Search Committee Chair, Dr. Rob Green, at cssearch@bgsu.edu. An official transcript of the terminal degree is required for employment. BGSU policy requires finalists to authorize and pass a background investigation prior to receiving an offer of employment.
 
Information about the University and Department
Bowling Green State University is a residential campus located in northwest Ohio approximately 20 miles south of Toledo, Ohio and 70 miles from Ann Arbor, Michigan and the Detroit airport. BGSU offers more than 200 undergraduate majors and programs, 47 master’s degree programs, and 17 doctoral degree programs. U.S. News and World Report names BGSU as one of the top public universities nationwide with a strong commitment to first-year programs that lead to success. Approximately 19,000 students (including 2,900 graduate students) attend BGSU. Over 17% of our students identify as persons of color, and nearly 5% are international students. Of BGSU’s 1200 faculty members, 13% identify as persons of color, 4% hail from different countries. The Division of Diversity and Belonging coordinates affinity groups for faculty and staff who identify as persons of color, Latinx, LGBTQ+, and as persons with disabilities. The University is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association. For more information, please visit: www.bgsu.edu. 
 
The Department of Computer Science is one of 17 academic units in the College of Arts and Sciences. The Department currently has 14 full-time faculty members with national and/or international reputations, about 400 undergraduate majors and 30 graduate students. Undergraduates pursue baccalaureate degrees in computer science and software engineering, graduate students an MS in computer science. Computer Science is one of three foundational departments contributing to the MS and Ph.D. program in Data Science. 
 
The Department of Computer Science is one of the units served by BGSU ALLIES, a three-year project funded by NSF that is designed to increase the participation and advancement of women in academic STEM careers. Paralleling similar efforts at the student level, the department sponsors the BG Women in Computing student organization, which became a chapter of ACM-W in 2018. The department has also recently been awarded a $1.14 million scholarship fund from the State of Ohio and the Department of Higher Education to recruit high-achieving, underrepresented students.
 
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Department of Computer Science: Assistant Professor, Bowling Green State University. Tenure-track faculty position available August 2021.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will develop a productive research program supported by external funding, teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels, advise undergraduate and graduate students, and provide service to the department, university, and profession.

Minimum Qualifications: Ph.D. or equivalent in computer science or a closely related discipline (e.g., Data Science, Information Science, Engineering). ABD will be considered as long as the requirements for the degree are completed by August 2021; Research experience in a data science related area, including but not limited to machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, data mining, data quality, and data analysis; Demonstrated record of teaching effectiveness; Demonstrated record of research productivity, with at least one or more peer reviewed journal/conference publications that have been accepted

Preferred Qualifications: Established background in data science as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, reports, and/or scientific presentations; Teaching experience at the college level (course instructor, teaching assistant, guest lecturer, teaching practicum), particularly in the areas of data science; Established background in software engineering as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, reports, and/or scientific presentations; Ability to teach courses in software engineering, such as Software Architecture, Software Testing, Software Engineering, etc.

For a complete job description & instructions on how to apply for this position visit https://bgsu.hiretouch.com/ or contact the Office of Human Resources, BGSU. Application deadline is April 25, 2021.  Background check is required for employment.  BGSU is an AA/EEO/Vet employer. We encourage applications from women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities regardless of age, gender identity, genetic information, religion, or sexual orientation. If you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for this position, please call 419-372-8421.

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