HIRING - Tenure-track/Tenured Faculty and Endowed Positions for Fall'22 & Lecturer, Professor of Practice, or Professor of Instruction Positions for Sp'22

Multiple Tenure-track/Tenured and Endowed Positions in Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) invites applications for at least three tenure-track/tenured Assistant or Associate Professors in (i) Security, (ii) Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, or Big Data, and (iii) Networked and Software Systems, and for (iv) one additional Endowed Full/Associate Professor in “Inclusive and Human-centered AI Systems” for a joint appointment with Electrical and Computer Engineering starting in Fall 2022. Review of applications will begin on Oct 10, 2021, application deadline will be Nov 30, 2021, and will continue until the positions are filled. See CS Department for information on the department and application instructions Job Description. Internationally recognized outstanding candidates at other levels and areas are also encouraged to apply. The successful candidates will also need to have the ability to work with and be sensitive to the educational necessities of a diverse urban population and be committed to advancing the University’s mission as a Hispanic-Serving Institution. UTSA, a Hispanic Serving Institution, is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Multiple Lecturer, Professor of Practice or Professor of Instruction Positions

The Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) invites applications for at least 3 open-rank Lecturer, Professor of Practice or Professor of Instruction for Spring 2022 in all areas of Computer Science. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. See CS Department information on the department and application instructions Job Description.

The Department of Computer Science currently has 19 tenured/tenure-track and 14 fixed-term track full-time faculty members, offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degree programs, supporting about 1,500 undergraduates, 80 master’s students, and 65 Ph.D. students, and is on a significant growth trajectory. Faculty in the Department of Computer Science conduct numerous research projects with funding from a variety of federal and state agencies, and their graduate students are very well placed at leading academic and research institutions.  Annual research expenditures in the department average $4M to $5M. The CS department has produced 9 home-grown NSF CAREER awardees since 2005.

The CS faculty have received significant extramural funding from various federal funding agencies (NSF, NIH, ARO, AFSOR, ONR, and DHS) resulting in an average external funding expenditure of $193K/year per tenured/tenure-track (TT) faculty over the last 5 years, well above the national CS faculty median of $125K/year to support a vigorous research enterprise. The Department’s Ph.D. productivity is in the top 10-percentile in the nation at 0.47 graduates per TT faculty member per year compared to the national median of 0.25. UTSA is one of only 10 institutions in the country to be designated as an NSA Center of Academic Excellence in all three distinctions of Cyber Operations, Cyber Defense, and Research.

The University of Texas at San Antonio, with nearly 35,000 students, is the largest university in South Texas. The City of San Antonio has a population of over one million and is known for its rich Hispanic culture, historic attractions, affordable housing, and excellent medical facilities. Nearby higher education and research institutions include UT Health San Antonio and Southwest Research Institute.