New Chair Hiring
The College of Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications from qualified individuals for the position of Chair of the School of Computer Science.
The College of Computing, established in 1990, is recognized for its leadership in Research and in Education (undergraduate Threads and multiple Online Masters). The graduate program is currently ranked 8th nationally by U.S. News & World Report as well as 8th in the world by The Times Higher Education World University Ranking. The College consists of three schools that provide specialized and general computing education to the entire campus. The College is part of the Georgia Institute of Technology, which is a unit of the University System of the State of Georgia and is primarily located in the heart of Atlanta, GA.
The School of Computer Science offers, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees. It currently has 176 Ph.D. students, 38 academic faculty, several of whom have an endowed chair, and several Postdocs, Research Faculty, Adjunct Faculty, and professional classified staff. Primary research foci include Computer Architecture, Databases, Information Security, Programming Languages and Compilers, Networks, Software Engineering, Systems, and Theory. The School received $36M in research funding during the last academic year. It includes several centers (Algorithms and Randomness Center, Center for Research into Novel Computing Hierarchies) and is affiliated with two Institute-level Interdisciplinary Research Institutes (Institute for Data Engineering and Science, Institute for Information Security & Privacy).
The ideal candidate will: Have a Doctorate in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field; Be a Full Professor with tenure in a premier department at a research university; Have a proven record of achieving external visibility and funding; Have demonstrated strong leadership and team building skills; Care about the personal and educational enrichment of faculty, staff, and students; Have experience with strategic planning, administrative oversight; fiscal management, and vision development; and Embrace participative management and open decision-making.
To be considered, please apply online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/15450. You will need to submit your CV, a letter of application, 5 references, and other supporting documents. Your application will remain confidential (known only to the search committee) until its final stage, at which point, with your permission, we will contact your references and request letters of support. Review of applications will begin on January 1, 2020. This search will continue until the position is filled.
Should you have any problems with the online submission, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Georgia Tech is an Equal Opportunity employer.
The School of Computer Science at the Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) invites applications for several tenure track faculty positions at all ranks. We seek candidates in all areas who complement and enhance our current research strengths, and are especially interested this year in candidates whose research focus is in the broad area of Theoretical Computer Science.
Georgia Tech is an equal education/employment opportunity institution dedicated to building a diverse community. We strongly encourage applications from women, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans. Georgia Tech has policies to promote a healthy work-life balance and is aware that attracting faculty may require meeting the needs of two careers.
The School of Computer Science, one of three schools in the top-ten ranked College of Computing, focuses on research that makes computing and communication smart, fast, reliable, and secure, with research groups in computer architecture, databases, machine learning, networking, programming languages, security, software engineering, systems, and theory. Faculty in the school are leaders in a variety of Georgia Tech initiatives, including: the Algorithms and Randomness Center (ARC), the Center for Research into Novel Computing Hierarchies (CRNCH), the Institute for Data Engineering and Science (IDEaS), and the Institute for Information Security and Privacy (IISP). The school is in a period of rapid growth with eight tenure-track Assistant Professors hired in the last two years.
Georgia Tech is a top-ranked public research university situated in the heart of Atlanta, a diverse and vibrant city with multiple universities. Midtown Atlanta, where Georgia Tech is located, has been recognized as one of the 2016 Great Neighborhoods by the American Planning Association due to its liveliness, walkability, and many great cultural and economic strengths. The Institute is a member of the University System of Georgia, the Georgia Research Alliance, and the Association of American Universities. Georgia Tech prides itself on its technology resources, collaborations, high-quality student body, and its commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Applications will be considered until open positions are filled. For full consideration, applicants are encouraged to submit their applications by December 15, 2019. Applicants are encouraged to clearly identify in their cover letter the area(s) that best describe their research interests. All applications must be submitted online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/14715