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University of Idaho
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Posted: 09/11/2015
Regular Faculty for Computer Science

University of Idaho

Regular Faculty for Computer Science

Location: Idaho Falls

Division/College: College of Engineering

Employee Category: Faculty

Pay Range: $89,000 - $92,000

Full/Part Time: Full Time

Position Summary:

The University of Idaho invites applications for a position in Computer Science at the Assistant professor level with an emphasis in: computer security, large-scale database management (big data), data analytics and data mining, visualization, and critical infrastructure.

This position is located at University Place in Idaho Falls, near the Center for Advanced Energy Studies(CAES ) and the Idaho National Laboratory. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong commitment to research and teaching in the computer science field. The candidate is expected to develop a strong research program that takes advantage of CAES organization and its associated facilities. The candidate will play an active role in the program by identifying instructional needs in consultation with the Program Director, UI Director of Academic Programs, and resident faculty at the Idaho Falls Center.

Minimum Qualifications:

• An earned doctorate in Computer Science or a closely related field

• Demonstrated success in research publications and presentations in an appropriate field.

• Excellent written and oral communication skills

• Professional portfolio consistent with appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor

• Authorized to work in the U.S.

Preferred Qualifications:


• Experience collaborating with industry on research or technology transfer

• Demonstrated ability to work in a team to achieve project goals

• Experience in college-level teaching, mentoring and research consistent with

appointment to the rank of Assistant Professor

• U.S. Citizen

• Ability to obtain a Security Clearance at INL

Posting Number: F000294P

Posting Date: 09/08/2015

Closing Date:

Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions:

Application Procedure: To apply, complete the online application and provide the following: (1) current curriculum vitae (10-page limit), (2) letter of application, (3) statement of teaching and research philosophy (4-page limit), and (4) four professional references.

Application Review: Review of applications will begin after October 6, 2015 as soon as a sufficient candidate pool arises, but no later than November 1, 2015, and will continue until the position is filled.

Offer of employment is contingent upon verification of the individual’s eligibility for employment in the United States.

Background Check: Applicants who are selected as final possible candidates must be able to pass a criminal background check.

To apply, please visit:

EEO Statement

University of Idaho is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.