Asst. Prof. of Comp. Sci. & Assoc./Full Prof of Comp. Sci.

Texas A&M University-Kingsville in Texas

Deadline Open until filled
Date Posted December 6, 2013
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Frank H. Dotterweich College of Engineering

Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Position Announcements

Assistant Professor of Computer Science and

Associate/Full Professor of Computer Science




Positions:              Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is seeking two tenure-track faculty members in Computer Science beginning with the Fall 2014 semester.  One will be at the assistant professor rank and the other will be at the associate or full professor rank.


Responsibilities:   Assistant Professor: The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in Computer Science; engage in research and scholarly activity, including peer-reviewed publication and acquisition of external funds; involve undergraduate and graduate students in research; and participate in professional, university, and community service.

                              Associate/Full Professor: The successful candidate is expected to teach primarily undergraduate courses in Computer Science; lead the assessment and reporting activities associated with ABET/CAC accreditation; engage in research and scholarly activity, including peer-reviewed publication; involve students in research; and participate in professional, university, and community service activities.


Qualifications:       Assistant Professor: Earned doctorate in Computer Science or closely related field from a regionally accredited institution or university; excellent oral and written communication skills; and ability to relate to students. A record of accomplishment in teaching and scholarship, and attracting external funding, consistent with the rank of assistant professor is also required. Finalists must have a minimum of 18 graduate hours in the teaching field.

                              Associate/Full Professor: In addition to the requirements given above, applicants must have a record of accomplishment consistent with the rank of associate or full professor.  Applicants must be qualified to serve as program head of an ABET/CAC accredited program.  The CS program is currently seeking ABET/CAC accreditation.


Rank and Salary:   Competitive and commensurate with qualifications.


The University:    Texas A&M University-Kingsville is a comprehensive state-supported university offering a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. The university is located 15 miles west of the Gulf of Mexico, 40 miles south of Corpus Christi, 160 miles south of San Antonio, and 230 miles southwest of Houston. The Department offers the Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in both Computer Science and Electrical Engineering. Additional information about the department is available at:


Application:          Applicants must apply on-line at and provide a letter of application, including statements of teaching and research philosophies; vitae; transcripts of graduate-level work; and names, addresses and telephone numbers of three individuals who will serve as references. Applicants should request that three original, signed letters of reference be sent to Dr.Robert Diersing, Search Committee Co-Chair, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Texas A&M University-Kingsville,MSC 192,Kingsville,TX78363.


Prior to issuing a letter of appointment, official transcripts must be received directly from each degree-granting institution by the Office of the Provost, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, MSC 102, Kingsville, Texas 78363-8202. If transcripts are from an international institution, it is the responsibility of the prospective faculty member to have the transcripts translated and evaluated by an approved credential evaluator (AACRAO)  The selected candidate must pass a pre-employment background investigation to be hired for these positions.


Screening of applicants with complete application packages will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.


Texas A&M University-Kingsville is committed to excellence; the University invites applications from all qualified applicants.  EEO/AA/ADA

How To Apply

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