| Location: Binghamton, NY Category: Faculty Posted On: Tue Nov 8 2016 Job Description: |
As part of our continuing growth, the Department of Computer Science in the Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University (The State University of New York at Binghamton) invites applications for three tenure-track positions as follows beginning in Fall 2017:
1) One Assistant Professor position in the area of healthcare informatics/systems, bioinformatics, or computational biology.
2) One Assistant Professor position in the area of operating systems or embedded systems.
3) One Assistant Professor position in the area of data science, big data or machine learning.
The position in the health sciences area encompasses algorithms and systems for bioinformatics, computational biology, mobile health, healthcare informatics, and drug discovery. This position is affiliated with the University's Health Sciences Transdisciplinary Areas of Excellence (TAE). For more information on this TAE go to http://www.binghamton.edu/tae/health-sciences/index.html. The successful candidate will have a tenure berth in the Department of Computer Science.
The position in the operating systems or embedded systems is affiliated with the University's Smart Energy TAE. For more information on this TAE go to https://binghamton.edu/tae/smart-energy/index.html. The successful candidate will have a tenure berth in the Department of Computer Science.
The Department of Computer Science and the Watson School are dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment. We are particularly interested in candidates with a commitment to diversity and inclusiveness. Historically underrepresented minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans, are strongly encouraged to apply.
Binghamton University, nationally recognized for its academic excellence, is one of the four Ph.D. granting University Centers within the SUNY system. The Computer Science Department has well established Ph.D. and M.S. programs and an accredited B.S. program. The Department has been on a successful and aggressive growth plan in recent years. The Department currently has 33 faculty members, over 400 CS majors, over 350 MS students and about 70 PhD students. The newly-established NSF industry-university collaborative research center on energy-smart electronic systems and local high-tech companies such as IBM, Lockheed-Martin and BAE provide opportunities for collaboration. The Computer Science faculty excels in research within the computer systems area and has a significant record of success, with 4 NSF CAREER awardees in its current faculty and significant annual research funding from a variety of agencies. Our department was ranked as one of the top 40 Great CS departments in a recent issue of the Princeton Review College guide. Additional information about the Department, its faculty and research can be found on our website http://www.binghamton.edu/cs/.
Binghamton University has built a reputation as a world-class institution that combines a broadly interdisciplinary, international education with one of the most vibrant research programs in the nation. Binghamton is proud to be ranked among the elite public universities in the nation, challenging our students academically, not financially. The result is a unique, best-of-both-worlds college experience. Located in Binghamton, NY, we are ideally situated in the high-tech heart of the state. Industry partnerships, class projects and internship opportunities provide a wealth of hands-on experience for graduate and undergraduate students alike. Binghamton borders the scenic Finger Lakes region of New York.
Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related discipline by the appointment date. Strong evidence of research capabilities and commitment to teaching are essential. The Department of Computer Science and the Watson School are dedicated to the goal of building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment. We are particularly interested in candidates with a commitment to diversity and inclusiveness. Historically underrepresented minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans, are strongly encouraged to apply.