Faculty Position - Advanced Learning Technologies

 

The Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in the area of advanced learning technologies starting August 16, 2018. Successful candidates will have a strong commitment to academic and research excellence, and an outstanding research record commensurate with the expectations of a major research university. Required credentials include a doctorate in Computer Science or a closely related field. Candidates with exceptional research records appropriate for the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Full Professor levels are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will have his or her tenure home in the Department of Computer Science and will be affiliated with the Center for Educational Informatics, an interdisciplinary research center with a focus on next-generation learning technologies. Candidates are sought who have research interests in artificial intelligence and/or human-computer interaction applications in education. Candidates with expertise in adaptive learning technologies, intelligent tutoring systems, educational data mining, and learning analytics are preferred. The Department of Computer Science is one of the largest and oldest in the country. It is housed in a top US College of Engineering and has extensive ties with industry and government laboratories. The department’s research expenditures are among the top in the nation, and it has one of the largest concentrations of NSF CAREER Award winners in the country.

North Carolina State University (NCSU) is the largest university in North Carolina, with more than 34,000 students and 8,000 faculty and staff. It is located in Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina, which forms one vertex of the world-renowned Research Triangle Park. The Research Triangle Park is an innovative environment, both as a metropolitan area with one of the most diverse industrial bases in the world, and as a center of excellence promoting technology and science. The area is routinely recognized in nationwide surveys as one of the best places to live in the US. It has the diversity normally associated with a much larger city, while enjoying outstanding public schools, affordable housing, and great weather, all in proximity to the mountains and the seashore.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. The position will remain open until suitable candidates are identified. Applicants are encouraged to apply by December 15, 2017. Applicants should submit the following materials online at http://jobs.ncsu.edu (reference position number 00106237) cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and names and complete contact information of four references, including email addresses and phone numbers. Candidates can obtain information about the department and its research programs, as well as more detail about the position advertised here at http://www.csc.ncsu.edu/. Inquiries may be sent via email to csc-cei-search@lists.ncsu.edu.

NCSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In addition, NCSU welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation or genetic information. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.

 

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