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Faculty - Computer Science

Kent State University
Kent, Ohio
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time


Faculty Tenure Track- 9-mo

Computer Science

[Job #999347]

Kent Campus – Kent, OH

Kent State University’s Department of Computer Science is seeking applicants to fill a tenure-track position in the area of computer and network security. Exceptional candidates in other fields will also be considered. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Exceptional candidates in closely related areas are encouraged to apply.

The successful applicant will be expected to establish a funded research program, engage in collaborative research, direct theses and dissertations, and teach and mentor students. Expected qualifications include a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related field. We encourage strong applicants with industrial experience, as well as related post-doctoral trainees, to apply. The position is available at the Assistant Professor rank. Candidates at the Associate Professor level will be considered but will be expected to have a history of extramural funding. Salary and startup funds are competitive and commensurate with academic qualifications and experience.

The department runs one of the oldest and strongest program in Cybersecurity/Privacy in the State of Ohio and is compliant with NSA and other national curriculum recommendations. Our department offers the B.S., B.A., M.S., M.A., and Ph.D. degrees, along with an M.S. in Data Science and an M.S. in Artificial Intelligence.

The department has 17 full time faculty, and currently enrolls over 500 undergraduates and over 100 graduate students. Kent State University is located in Northeast Ohio and has a student population of approximately 28,000. The beautiful park-like campus is within walking distance from downtown Kent. The city has recently undergone a major rejuvenation and has a vibrant town center with many new restaurants and shops. Kent State in considered one of best institutions to work for in the nation. It also has a strong commitment to diversity participation. More information about the department can be found at http://www.cs.kent.edu/.

Interested applicants should upload cover letters, curriculum vitae, and statements of research and teaching interests to the Kent State University Human Resources website, https://jobs.kent.edu. Applicants should clearly identify their research focus areas in the cover letter.

Three letters of recommendation should also be provided either by email to cssearch@cs.kent.edu or by regular mail to:

Chair, Faculty Search Committee

Department of Computer Science

Kent State University

PO Box 5190, Kent, OH 44242-0001.


For a complete description of this position and to apply online, visit our jobsite at https://jobs.kent.edu

Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer / Disabled / Veterans



Posted: 2021-03-19 Expires: 2021-04-18

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