Position Announcement: Tenure-track, Assistant Professor of Computer Science

The Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science of Marquette University invites applications for a tenure-track position in computer science at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin in August 2018.

The Department seeks an individual with a doctorate by time of appointment in computer science or closely related field, whose area of expertise addresses one of the many facets of the broadly defined area of data science/big data. Examples include data focused research in cloud computing, machine learning, computational biology/bioinformatics, visualization, human computer interaction or security. Candidates with research in other areas with similar data science emphasis will be considered and are encouraged to apply. Exceptional candidates with research in other areas related to computer science will also be considered.

Preference will be given to applicants whose strong research record demonstrates potential for establishing an externally funded research program, can contribute to our Ph.D. program in Computational Sciences, demonstrate the ability to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels, and have excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills. The Department highly regards and encourages interdisciplinary research. For more information about the Department and its programs, see http://www.marquette.edu/mscs/.

Marquette, an EOE that values diversity, is a Catholic Jesuit university routinely listed among the country’s top universities renowned for academic vigor, innovation and achievements of its community of scholars. Across 10 colleges, Marquette offers a choice of 82 undergraduate majors, 78 minors, 4 professional practice programs and 65 doctoral and master’s degrees. More information is available at http://www.marquette.edu. We seek candidates who can contribute to the University mission, which can be found at http://www.marquette.edu/about/mission.php. Candidates from underrepresented groups are particularly welcome.

Formal review of applicants will begin on November 10, 2017, and will continue until the position is filled.

All applications for this position must be received through Marquette University’s electronic recruiting system, https://employment.marquette.edu/postings/8582

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Summer Research Experience

The Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science hosts a Summer Research Experience (REU) for Undergraduates. This program provides undergraduates with an intensive, faculty-mentored, summer research experience in the areas of applied mathematics, high-performance computing, statistics, ubiquitous systems and mathematics education. Learn more