Applications Are Being Accepted For Multiple Faculty Positions

Charlotte

With over 100 faculty and staff and nearly 2,500 students CCI is the largest technology program in North Carolina and one of the largest in the US. With over 200 research faculty and Ph.D. students and a portfolio of $25 million in externally sponsored R & D, CCI is a powerhouse in New Tech research, developing innovative solutions from national defense to financial services to healthcare, and providing the intellectual capital for the region's economy.  The College is an active partner for innovation with every major industry in the region

The College has built a comprehensive set of market-leading education programs to meet the rapidly expanding demand for New Tech knowledge and skills, including those related to Computer Science, Software and Information Systems, Bioinformatics, Health Informatics, Data Science and Business Analytics, and Cyber Security.

CCI is an innovative leader for T-Shaped Talent development, training future New Tech leaders, who not only posess leading-edge technical skills, but also are proficient in communications, teamwork, and practical problem solving.  With its highly successful Business Partners Program, the College is an active partner with industry to train and provide the largest market-ready New Tech talent pipeline for the region.

CCI has launched the ambitious Women-in-Computing Initiative, aimed to double the number of female students in CCI and the number of women graduates in IT.  Given CCI's scale, the success of this initiative alone will tip the gender balance of new IT talent in the region, building a national model for others to follow.

The University of North Carolina at Charlotte is North Carolina’s urban research university, and the only major research university in the greater Charlotte region, situated on a beautiful 1,000-acre tree lined campus. It is the fourth largest campus among the seventeen institutions of the University of North Carolina system. Current enrollment exceeds 28,000 students, including 5,000 graduate students, with a projected enrollment of 35,000 by 2018. It is ranked among the top 10 up-and-coming national universities by the US News and World Report. Charlotte is a dynamic and diverse region of 1.8 million people and is the largest center of industry and economy in the State of North Carolina. Charlotte is one of most livable major urban areas in the nation with outstanding cultural and recreational amenities, major health facilities, and a major international airport. It is the second largest banking center in the country, and a leading center for energy, healthcare, retail, and logistics industries, which, collectively, represent a major center for the information-driven economy.


Assistant / Associate Professor 

The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (http://cs.uncc.edu/) is seeking candidates for one or more tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The Department is seeking applicants with specializations that complement current research and educational strengths in the department, including but not limited to Data Science (KDD, visual analytics, NLP, data management), Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Gaming (cognitive science, information visualization, VR), Software Systems and Networks (software engineering, cloud computing, virtualization, CPS).  Candidates must hold PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, have demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to excellence in teaching.  Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; conduct research in their fields of expertise; participate in interdisciplinary collaborations; and contribute to the College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with industry partnerships is expected for mid-career appointments and will be considered a plus for junior level appointments.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics.  The Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally funded research.  The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees.

Anticipated start is Spring or Fall 2017, with application review initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu  (Position No. 1725) and should include a full CV, teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly publications and contact information of at least three references.  In the cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information, contact Prof. Zbigniew Ras (ras@uncc.edu). 

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.


Assistant / Associate Professor – Adaptive Systems

The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (http://cs.uncc.edu/) is seeking candidates for one or more tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The Department is seeking applicants with specialization in adaptive computing (active or semantic perception, multi-sensor fusion, real-time AI and robotic systems, bio-inspired perception, intelligent transportation, cognitive computing), human-robot interaction (human-robot collaboration, interface design, co-robot operation), or software engineering for self-adaptive systems (flexible, resilient, dependable, energy-efficient, recoverable, customizable, configurable, verifiable and self-optimizing software).  Candidates must hold PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, have demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to excellence in teaching.  Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; conduct research in their fields of expertise; participate in interdisciplinary collaborations; and contribute to the College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with industry partnerships is expected for mid-career appointments and will be considered a plus for junior level appointments.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics.  The Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally funded research.  The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees. Department’s current research and education strengths include visual and video analytics, natural language processing, knowledge discovery, cognitive computing, networking and robotics.  The department hosts a site of ROSE-HUB, a multi-university NSF Industry University Cooperative Research Center focused on applied robotics and sensing research (http://imilab.uncc.edu/rose-hub).

Anticipated start is Spring or Fall 2017, with application review initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu  (Position No. 4693) and should include a full CV, teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly publications and contact information of at least three references.  In the cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information, contact Prof. Yu Wang (Yu.Wang@uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.


Assistant / Associate Professor – Data Intensive and Cyber Physical Systems

The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (http://cs.uncc.edu/) is seeking candidates for one or more tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The Department is seeking applicants with specialization in data intensive high performance computing (distributed computing, virtualization, resource management, programming and application models, cloud infrastructure, dependability) or cyber physical systems (software defined networking, IoT, smart sensing, next generation mobile computing).  Candidates must hold PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, have demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to excellence in teaching.  Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; conduct research in their fields of expertise; participate in interdisciplinary collaborations; and contribute to the College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with industry partnerships is expected for mid-career appointments and will be considered a plus for junior level appointments.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics.  The Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally funded research.  The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees. Department’s current research and education strengths include visual and video analytics, knowledge discovery, cognitive computing, networking and robotics. The UNCC Data Science Initiative houses SOPHI enterprise data analytics hub, allowing for timely ingestion, storage, discovery, and retrieval of large structured and unstructured data sets in any format.  SOPHI is federated with cloud infrastructures at UNC Chapel Hill (RENCI) and NC State University (VCL).

Anticipated start is Spring or Fall 2017, with application review initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu  (Position No. 1911) and should include a full CV, teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly publications and contact information of at least three references.  In the cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information, contact Prof. Yu Wang (Yu.Wang@uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.


Assistant / Associate Professor in Data Science 

UNC Charlotte The Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte  http://cs.uncc.edu/ is seeking candidates in the enabling areas of Data Science, for one or more tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The Department is seeking applicants with specialization in data management (scalable/mobile/web/crowd-sourced data management, VLDB, data warehousing, knowledge discovery, data mining), machine learning (deep learning, statistical learning, predictive modeling, learning from continuous and multimodal sources), or computational statistics (exploratory methods, analysis of very large datasets, stochastic modeling, and other computationally-intensive methods). Candidates must hold PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, have demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to excellence in teaching. Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; conduct research in their fields of expertise; participate in interdisciplinary Data Science activities; and contribute to the College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with industry partnerships is expected for mid-career appointments and will be considered a plus for junior level appointments. 

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics. The Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally funded research. The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees. Department’s current research and education strengths in big data area include visual and video analytics, machine learning, natural language processing, knowledge discovery and cognitive computing.The UNCC Data Science Initiative houses SOPHI enterprise data analytics hub, allowing for timely ingestion, storage, discovery, and retrieval of large structured and unstructured data sets in any format. 

Anticipated start is Spring or Fall 2017, with application review initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at https://jobs.uncc.edu Position No. 4656) and should include a full CV, teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly publications and contact information of at least three references. In the cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information, contact Prof. Zbigniew Ras (ras@uncc.edu). 

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to criminal background checks.