The Department of Computer Science in the Volgenau School of Engineering at George Mason University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor beginning Fall 2013.
The position is in Software Engineering. While applicants with a research focus in any area of software engineering are invited to apply, of particular interest is research into robotics, autonomous and autonomic systems, and real-time embedded systems.
Minimum qualifications for the position include a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field, demonstrated potential for excellence and productivity in research, and a commitment to high quality teaching.
The department has over 40 faculty members with wide-ranging research interests including artificial intelligence, algorithms, computational biology, computer graphics, computer vision, databases, data mining, human computer interaction, parallel and distributed systems, real-time systems, robotics, security, software engineering, and wireless and mobile computing. The CS department has over $6 Million in annual research funding and has 8 recipients of NSF’s prestigious CAREER awards.
The software engineering group at Mason is well established and well known. Software engineering research is conducted in model-based software engineering, software testing, software product lines, software architecture, real-time embedded software, autonomous and autonomic systems, software performance engineering, secure software engineering, and engineering of Web applications. The department offers a MS in Software Engineering and software engineering specializations within the PhD in Information Technology and BS in Applied Computer Science programs, in addition to PhD, MS, and BS programs in Computer Science. For more information on the department, visit our Web site: http://cs.gmu.edu/.
George Mason University is located in Fairfax in the Northern Virginia suburbs of Washington, DC. Northern Virginia is home to one of the largest concentrations of high-tech firms in the nation, providing excellent opportunities for interaction with government agencies and industry. George Mason has grown in leaps and bounds since its inception in 1972 and is currently ranked #1 up-and-coming university in the USA by US News and World Report.
For full consideration please submit application and application materials on-line at http://jobs.gmu.edu (position number F9660Z). To apply, you will need a statement of professional goals including your perspective on teaching and research, a complete C.V. with publications, and the names of three references. Please upload your teaching and research statement using the link for Other Docs. The review of applications will begin on January 16, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity employer encouraging diversity.
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