[Ieee_vis_open_positions] Open Position: Wright State University

Thomas Wischgoll thomas.wischgoll at wright.edu
Fri Oct 23 14:09:57 CEST 2020

Computer Science & Engineering Tenure-Track Faculty Positions at Wright
State University

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Wright State
University, Dayton OH, is home to 22 full-time faculty members, over 600
undergraduate, and 170 graduate students including 46 PhD students, as
of Fall 2020.  We offer B.S. programs in Computer Science, Computer
Engineering, Information Technology and Cyber Security; a B.A. program
in Computer Science; M.S. programs in Computer Science, Computer
Engineering and Cyber Security; and Ph.D. program in Computer Science
and Engineering. Our Bachelor of Science in computer science program has
been named among the best in the nation by the U.S. News & World Report.
The National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security have
designated Wright State University as a National Center of Academic
Excellence in Cyber Defense Education through academic year 2025 for the
Master of Science in Cyber Security with Cyber Defense Concentration.

The department seeks highly motivated, student-focused candidates for
full-time, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor positions.  We
value experience and interest in project-based, active learning and
curriculum development; the ability to contribute through service and
leadership to the department and our community; and demonstrated ability
to establish a robust research program and to collaborate with other
academic, government, and industry researchers.  The Department has
internationally recognized research programs in numerous fields
including artificial intelligence, machine learning, data science,
visualization and virtual reality, and cyber security.  Strong
candidates in all research domains are encouraged to apply. Exceptional
candidate in the area of advanced data management and analysis may have
the opportunity to be considered for the title of LexisNexis Ohio
Eminent Scholar with access to additional funding to support the eminent
scholar’s research and teaching activities.

Qualified candidates must have earned the Ph.D. degree in Computer
Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related area by the position
start date. Associate Professor must also have a minimum of five years
postdoctoral experience and must meet the criteria requirements to come
in at the level of Associate Professor per the department bylaws.

Wright State University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action
employer, is committed to an inclusive environment and strongly
encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and
individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability,
protected veteran status, or any other category legally protected by
federal or state law. The University encourages applications from all
individuals who will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the

Additional Information

Applications must be submitted online at
http://jobs.wright.edu/postings/15506 (position number 20Y298).
Applicants should provide a cover letter that summarizes research
accomplishments and teaching experience, a current CV, a teaching
statement and a research statement, and the names of at least three
references.  Evaluation of applications will begin October 20, 2020 and
continue until the positions are filled.

Thomas Wischgoll
NCR Endowed Chair - Professor for Computer Science and Engineering
Director of Data Science
Wright State University

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