The University of South Florida invites applications for instructor positions in Computer Science and Engineering
The University of South Florida is creating the first BS in Cybersecurity program in Florida. This program will be centered in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in collaboration with multiple other Departments and Colleges in the USF System. We are seeking full-time Instructor positions who can teach a broad range of core and elective courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels as part of this new program. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the creation of a new program in a high-demand area. Candidates must have past experience in teaching in Computer Science or Information Technology. The University offers a promotion path for instructors. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Candidates must have completed a PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or a related engineering area. Special emphasis is on candidates who can teach in areas related to cybersecurity. Experience in teaching online is desirable. Successful candidates are expected to start in Spring 2018 or Fall 2018.
The Department of Computer Science and Engineering has 25 tenure-track/tenured faculty members, 10 instructors, five staff members/advisors, and offers BS, MS, and PhD degrees, serving more than 800 undergraduate, 120 masters, and 85 PhD students. The Department has a strong working relationship with the Florida Center for Cybersecurity. The Department ranks include 10 NSF CAREER awardees, one National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow, four IEEE Fellows, four IAPR Fellows, three AAAS Fellows, and three AIMBE Fellows. The Computer Engineering graduate program was ranked 48th among U.S. public universities by US News and World Report (2016). USF CSE faculty members have 31 issued patents, own seven copyrights, and have executed eight license/option agreements between FY12 - FY16.
The University of South Florida System is a high-impact, global research system dedicated to student success. The USF System includes three institutions: USF, USF St. Petersburg, and USF Sarasota-Manatee. The institutions are separately accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. All institutions have distinct missions and their own detailed strategic plans. Serving over 48,000 students, the USF System has an annual budget of $1.6 billion and an annual economic impact of $4.4 billion. USF is a member of the American Athletic Conference.
With over 230 degree programs at the undergraduate, graduate, specialty and doctoral levels, including the doctor of medicine, there's something for everyone at USF. We believe in creating a talented, engaged and driven workforce through on-going development and career opportunities. We also offer a first class benefit package that includes medical, dental and life insurance plans, retirement plan options, tuition program and generous leave programs and more.
An application package should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement describing teaching experience and goals, and the names and contact information of at least three references. Applicants must electronically submit the application packet (Applicants search Job Opening ID# 14647). Applications will be considered starting immediately until the positions are filled.
The University of South Florida is an Equal Opportunity/Equal Access/Affirmative Action Institution. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply. Dual career couples with questions about opportunities are encouraged to contact the Department chair. To request disability accommodations in the application and interview process, please notify Khoa Dinh, the EOL Coordinator at 813-974-9272.