THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT SAN ANTONIO
Faculty Positions in Computer Sciences


The Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at San Antonio invites applications for multiple part-time, non-tenure track faculty positions for Spring 2018. Depending on the qualifications and experience, the successful candidates may be considered at the level of Lecturer I or Lecturer II. These are part-time appointments for Spring 2018 semester. Continuation of the appointments in future semesters is contingent upon the instructor's performance and department's needs.

 

The subjects of interest include introductory programming courses, user interfaces, human-computer interaction, database systems, data mining, and data science.

 

Required qualifications: Applicants for a Lecturer I position must have a master’s degree in Computer Science or related field.

 

Applicants for a Lecturer II position must have a master’s degree in Computer Science or related field or master’s degree. Lecturer II with at least two years of teaching experience and demonstrated high levels of performance. A Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or related area may be considered as a substitute for teaching experience.

 

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate computer science courses. The salary is competitive.  The appointments may be renewed based on performance and department’s needs.

 

Required documents and submission process:

Applications must be submitted through a web portal at https://jobs.utsa.edu/postings/7861

Applications must include

1. a completed web-based application form,
2. a dated curriculum vitae (including employment, peer-reviewed publications and grants in chronological order),
names, addresses (postal and e-mail), and telephone numbers of at least three references

 

Applicants may be selected for on campus or online interviews.

 

Screening of applications will begin immediately. Full consideration will be given to applications until the positions are filled or the search is closed.

 

About the Department and the University

The Department of Computer Science currently has 22 tenured/tenure-track faculty members and offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees supporting a dynamic and growing program with 1,195 undergraduates and 139 graduate students, including 60 Ph.D. students. The major research units in the department include: the Institute for Cyber Security, which operates the FlexCloud and FlexFarm laboratories dedicated to cyber security research, and the Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security (CIAS), which focuses on cyber security maturity of cities and communities and also conducts nation-wide Cyber Security Defense Competitions for college and high school students. The research activities and experimental facilities have been well supported by several federal research and infrastructure grants. UTSA recently received a large 5-year NSF CREST grant on investigating cloud security and privacy. CIAS recently received a large 5-year grant from the Department of Homeland Security to set up a national standards organization for information sharing and analysis. The Department recently also received a large 5-year grant from the Army Research Laboratory to investigate the modeling and prediction of cyber attacks as well as several grants from other funding agencies. UTSA undergraduate cyber security programs are collectively ranked #1 in a 2014 survey; the graduate programs are ranked #2 in a 2016 listing. The recently establish Army Research Laboratory—South at UTSA provides additional opportunities for Cyber Security research and funding.   See http://www.cs.utsa.edu for additional information on the Department of Computer Science and its faculty.

 

With nearly 31,000 students UTSA 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. The Austin-San Antonio corridor is a high-tech center that serves as the home of many major computer companies. Nearby higher education and research institutions include the UT Health Science Center and the Southwest Research Institute.

 

The University of Texas at San Antonio is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

 

Department of Computer Science

RE: Non-Tenure Track Faculty Search

The University of Texas at San Antonio

One UTSA Circle

San Antonio, TX 78249-0667

Phone: 210-458-4436