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Drexel University's new College of Computing & Informatics invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at all levels.  The College offers graduate and undergraduate degrees in computer science, cybersecurity, informatics, information systems, information technology, library and information science, and software engineering.  We seek candidates who can contribute to university-wide objectives in Energy, Health Sciences and Systems, Sustainability, Entrepreneurship, and Information & Society and align with strategic plans for the College and University (http://www.drexel.edu/strategicPlan/).

Areas of interest this year include (1) Security & Privacy (e.g., cryptography, cyber-policy and ethics, systems); (2) Software & Systems Engineering (e.g., cloud and mobile computing, software quality, software process, architecture, and system administration); (3) Intelligent Systems (e.g., computer vision, machine learning, gaming, GIS); (4) Human-Centered Computing (e.g., HCI, socio-technical studies, eLearning, decision support, neuro/cognitive modeling); (5) Informatics and Data Science (e.g., eScience, databases, data mining, analytics and visualization);  (6) Library and Information Science (e.g., archives, library systems, digital libraries, information policy, information behavior, and retrieval).  Exceptional candidates in other areas will be considered.

Drexel is a private university committed to research with real-world applications.  The university has over 25,000 students in 14 colleges and schools and offers about 200 degree programs. The College of Computing and Informatics has about 75 faculty and 2,300 students. Drexel has one of the largest and best known cooperative education programs with over 1,200 co-op employers. Drexel is located on Philadelphia's "Avenue of Technology" in the University City District and at the hub of the academic, cultural, and historical resources of the nation's sixth largest metropolitan region.

Review of applications begins immediately. To assure consideration, materials from applicants should be received by February 28, 2014. Successful applicants must demonstrate potential for research and teaching excellence in the environment of a major research university. To be considered, apply at https://www.drexeljobs.com, Requisition #5673.  

Your application should consist of a cover letter, CV, and brief statements describing your research program and teaching interests. Letters of reference will be requested from the candidates who are invited for a campus interview. Electronic submissions in PDF format are required.

Drexel University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. The College of Computing & Informatics is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Background investigations are required for all new hires as a condition of employment, after the job offer is made. Employment will be contingent upon the University's acceptance of the results of the background investigation.