The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE), College of Engineering at Texas A&M University invites applications for a full-time tenured position with a 9-month academic appointment with the possibility of an additional summer appointment, contingent upon need and availability of funds, beginning fall 2020. Applicants will be considered for the faculty title of professor depending on qualifications and may hold the title of College of Engineering Endowed Chair in Computer Science. Exceptional candidates in all areas of computer science or computer engineering are encouraged to apply.
An internationally recognized scholar is being sought who has the vision, enthusiasm, motivation, and capability to build and guide a flourishing research group. Candidates have synergistic interests with existing areas of research strengths, and those who will broaden and expand our current programs will generate the most interest. Applications from candidates with highly innovative research agendas, and/or who cross-traditional disciplinary boundaries are encouraged to apply. The department, with the strong backing of the college and university, is committed to providing the resources needed to enable the endowed chair to quickly establish a vibrant, internationally recognized research presence at Texas A&M. The successful applicant will be required to teach; advise and mentor students at the undergraduate and graduate levels; develop an independent, externally funded research program; serve the profession; and participate in all aspects of the department’s activities, with significant contributions to the excellence of our main initiatives.
Computer Science and Engineering at Texas A&M is currently one of 14 departments in the College of Engineering. Many of the 47 tenured/tenure-track faculty and 15 teaching-focused faculty hold a number of national distinctions, including ACM, IEEE, AAAS, and SIAM Fellows, and ACM Distinguished Scientists and Engineers. The department has a strong and vibrant research program with half the faculty having received NSF CAREER/NYI/PYI awards. Our student population is comprised of over 1,200 undergraduate students (sophomore to senior level) and nearly 400 graduate students. More information about CSE is available at http://www.cse.tamu.edu.