Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer and Information Sciences (full-time)
The newly formed Department of Computer and Information Sciences at the Virginia Military Institute invites applications for a tenure-track position at the assistant/associate/full professor level beginning in August 2013. A Ph.D. in computer science, information systems, telecommunications or a closely related field is required with emphasis in network and security preferable. The successful applicant will be expected to teach undergraduate courses in information systems including courses for our network and security concentration, and establish a research program in their area of expertise in which undergraduates are involved. The standard teaching load is three courses per semester with approximately 15-20 students per course. Faculty performance is measured based upon: teaching, scholarly engagement, professional citizenship, and cadet development.
The current Computer Science program historically in one department with Applied Mathematics is dynamically changing to be a broader applied program of information and network security and systems engineering as a separate department. We are expanding our faculty and course offerings and individuals hired will have significant input to the change process. Come join us at an exciting time as information technology continues to dictate changes in curriculum.
VMI is a state-supported, coeducational, national, liberal arts college of 1500 students with a strong commitment to produce educated, responsible citizens located in Lexington, VA. Lexington is a beautiful historic town in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley. Washington and Lee University is located adjacent to VMI. The area is well-known for its educational, cultural, and natural amenities. VMI faculty and students wear military uniforms, but no prior military experience is required. Applicants may apply on-line or they may send a vita, three letters of reference, copies of transcripts, a statement of teaching interests, and a research plan to: COL. Myke Gluck, Chair, Search Committee, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, VA 24450. Application materials received by 15 January 2013 will receive full consideration.
To apply and submit application materials on-line please visit https://jobs.agencies.virginia.gov/applicants/Central?quickFind=156455
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, VMI encourages women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans to apply.