Wednesday, November 11, 2009

Faculty position at UTSA

The Department of Computer Science at The University of Texas at San
Antonio invites applications for tenure/tenure-track positions at the
Assistant, Associate or Professor level, starting Fall 2010. All areas of
computer science will be considered. We are particularly interested in
candidates in system software and algorithms.

Required qualifications: Applicants for an Assistant Professor position
must have earned a Ph.D. prior to September 1, 2010, in Computer Science
or in a related field and must demonstrate a strong potential for
excellence in research and teaching.

Applicants for an Associate Professor position must have a Ph.D. in
Computer Science or related field and should have an established research
program in their area of specialization.

Applicants for a Full Professor position must have a Ph.D. in Computer
Science or a related field and previous experience in graduate and
undergraduate teaching and academic program development as well as a
recognized and well-funded program of research.

Responsibilities include research, teaching at the graduate and
undergraduate levels, and program development. Salary and start-up
supporting packages for the positions are highly competitive.

The Department of Computer Science currently has 24 faculty members and
offers B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees supporting a dynamic and growing
program with approximately 450 undergraduate and 120 graduate students.
The research activities and experimental facilities have been
well-supported by various federal research and infrastructure grants. See for additional information on the Department of
Computer Science and its faculty.

With over 29,000 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.

Applicants must submit a letter of application that identifies the
level(s) of the position for which they wish to be considered.
Applications must also include a complete dated curriculum vitae
(including employment, peer-reviewed publications and grants in
chronological order), a statement of research interests, and the names,
addresses (postal and e-mail), and telephone numbers of at least three
references. Applicants who are selected for interviews must be able to
show proof that they will be eligible and qualified to work in the US by
the time of hire. These positions are pending budget approval. Screening
of applications will begin on January 15, 2010 and will continue until all
positions are filled or the search is closed. 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. Applications must be submitted by email in PDF format to

Chair of Faculty Search Committee
Department of Computer Science
The University of Texas at San Antonio
One UTSA Circle
San Antonio, TX 78249-0667
Phone: 210-458-4436
Fax: 210-458-4437

Carola Wenk
Associate Professor One UTSA Circle
University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio, TX 78249-1644
Department of Computer Science Phone: 210-458-4501
Science Building 4.01.17 Fax: 210-458-4437