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School of Computing – All Areas of Computer Science – Assistant/Associate/Professor position
School of Computing – Artificial Intelligence position – Assistant/Associate/Professor position
School of Computing – Cybersecurity position – Assistant/Associate/Professor position

School of Computing – Assistant/Associate/Professor Lecturing Professor position



All Areas of Computer Science – Assistant/Associate/Professor position
The School of Computing at the University of Utah seeks applications for tenure-track/tenured faculty in all areas of computer science/computing, and at all ranks.

The School will give applicants with interdisciplinary backgrounds and application specialties special consideration. Candidates are encouraged to apply early, applications will be evaluated starting in late 2020, and new applications will be considered, as appropriate, through spring of 2021.

The University of Utah is a Carnegie Research I Institution, and the School of Computing is an exciting, growing school with a 50-year history of excellence in computer science education, innovation, and research. The University of Utah is located in Salt Lake City, the hub of a large metropolitan area with excellent cultural and recreational opportunities. Additional information about the School and our current faculty can be found at http://www.cs.utah.edu.

The School is deeply committed to building a more diverse and representative faculty, and strongly encourages applications from groups underrepresented in computer science and in higher education. The School is also committed to addressing lifestyle priorities and is open to providing opportunities for spouses and significant others.

Candidates may apply through the following URL: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/109434

The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified veterans. Reasonable disability accommodations will be provided with appropriate notice. For additional information about the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and access see: http://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/.


Artificial Intelligence position – Assistant/Associate/Professor position
The School of Computing at the University of Utah seeks applications for tenure-track/tenured faculty at all ranks in all areas of artificial intelligence. This includes but is not limited to: computer vision and perception, intelligent agents, knowledge representation, machine learning, natural language processing, planning, reasoning and problem solving, and social intelligence.

The School will give applicants with interdisciplinary backgrounds and application specialties special consideration. Candidates are encouraged to apply early, applications will be evaluated starting in late 2020, and new applications will be considered, as appropriate, through spring of 2021.

The University of Utah is a Carnegie Research I Institution, and the School of Computing is an exciting, growing school with a 50-year history of excellence in computer science education, innovation, and research. The University of Utah is located in Salt Lake City, the hub of a large metropolitan area with excellent cultural and recreational opportunities. Additional information about the School and our current faculty can be found at http://www.cs.utah.edu.

The School is deeply committed to building a more diverse and representative faculty, and strongly encourages applications from groups underrepresented in computer science and in higher education. The School is also committed to addressing lifestyle priorities and is open to providing opportunities for spouses and significant others.

Candidates may apply through the following URL: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/109436

The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified veterans. Reasonable disability accommodations will be provided with appropriate notice. For additional information about the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and access see: http://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/.


School of Computing – Cybersecurity position – Assistant/Associate/Professor position
The School of Computing at the University of Utah seeks highly qualified applicants in all areas of cybersecurity and privacy, including human aspects of cybersecurity and privacy, for a tenure-track/tenured faculty position, at all ranks.

The School will give applicants with interdisciplinary backgrounds and application specialties special consideration. Candidates are encouraged to apply early, applications will be evaluated starting in late 2020, and new applications will be considered, as appropriate, through spring of 2021.

The University of Utah is a Carnegie Research I Institution, and the School of Computing is an exciting, growing school with a 50-year history of excellence in computer science education, innovation, and research. The University of Utah is located in Salt Lake City, the hub of a large metropolitan area with excellent cultural and recreational opportunities. Additional information about the School and our current faculty can be found at http://www.cs.utah.edu.

The School is deeply committed to building a more diverse and representative faculty, and strongly encourages applications from groups underrepresented in computer science and in higher education. The School is also committed to addressing lifestyle priorities and is open to providing opportunities for spouses and significant others.

Candidates may apply through the following URL:
http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/109437

The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified veterans. Reasonable disability accommodations will be provided with appropriate notice. For additional information about the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and access see: http://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/.


School of Computing – Assistant/Associate/Professor Lecturing Professor Position Opening
The School of Computing at the University of Utah seeks applicants for the position of Lecturing Professor (at all ranks) beginning in the fall semester of 2021. This lecturing position is intended to be a long term or permanent position, with possibilities for extended contracts and promotion within the University’s Career Line Faculty structure.

The School of Computing currently employs 49 tenure-track and 8 lecturing professors who collaborate to offer a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree and certificate programs, and faculty size is expected to grow significantly in the coming years. The School offers graduate degrees in computing, computer science, and software development, as well as undergraduate degrees in computer science, data science, and computer engineering.

The qualifications of an ideal candidate include (i) a strong academic background in computer science or a related field, (ii) practical experience in computer science, (iii) a demonstrated proficiency in teaching, and, (iv) an interest in curriculum development. Lecturing faculty typically teach four courses a year, are strongly involved in university governance and service roles, and are encouraged to continuously improve their scholastic credentials (e.g., by developing curriculum, employing innovative pedagogical methods, publication, etc.).

The School of Computing is updating and expanding the degree options for undergraduates, which provides an exciting opportunity for new Lecturing Faculty to make significant contributions to curriculum. In particular, candidates with expertise in web technologies (frontend/backend infrastructure, web UI/UX, virtualization, security, and cloud) are sought.

Due to the success of the Master of Software Development, the only such program in the state of Utah, the School of Computing is also seeking candidates with expertise in software engineering, systems, and data analytics to help grow the program.

The School of Computing at the University of Utah is committed to broadening participation in computing, and values candidates with diverse intellectual, cultural, and ethnic backgrounds, and who possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for students historically underrepresented in the field. The School is also committed to addressing lifestyle priorities and is open to providing opportunities for spouses and significant others.

The University of Utah provides a generous benefits package with a variety of medical and dental plans from which to choose. Other important benefits include retirement, tuition reduction, a wellness program, and an Employee Assistance Program.

Candidates may apply through the following URL:
http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/108891

Review of applications will begin after January 1 and will continue until the position is filled.
The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educator. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified veterans. Reasonable disability accommodations will be provided with appropriate notice. For additional information about the University’s commitment to equal opportunity and access see: http://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/.