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School of Computer Science and Mathematics

W.C. Morris Building, Room 222
Warrensburg, MO 64093
P:660-543-4930 F:660-543-8013
Dr. Xiaodong Yue, Department Chair



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Tenure-Track Position in Computer Science #997374

Faculty Position in Computer Science
The School of Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Central Missouri is accepting applications for one tenure-track position in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin August 2018. We are looking for faculty excited by the prospect of shaping our school's future and contributing to its sustained excellence.

The Position: Duties will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in computer science and cybersecurity and developing new courses depending upon the expertise of the applicant and school needs, conducting research which leads toward peer-reviewed publications and/or externally funded grants, and program accreditation/assessment. Faculty are expected to assist with school and university committee work and service activities, and advising majors.

Required Qualifications:

• Ph.D. in Computer Science by August 2018
• Research expertise and/or industrial experiences in Cybersecurity
• Demonstrated ability to teach existing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels
• Ability to develop a quality research program and secure external funding
• Supporting the school's plans to establish a National Security Agency designated Center for Academic Excellence in Information Assurance/Cyber Defense
• Commitment to engage in curricular development/assessment at the undergraduate and graduate levels
• A strong commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and continued professional growth
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

The Application Process: To apply online, go to https://jobs.ucmo.edu. Apply to position #997374. The following items should be attached: a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, a teaching and research statement, copies of transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references including their names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses. Official transcripts and three letters of recommendation will be requested for candidates invited for on-campus interview. For more information, contact

Dr. Songlin Tian, Search Committee Chair
School of Computer Science and Mathematics
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
tian@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications begins November 15, 2017, and continues until position is filled. AA/EEO/ADA. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

UCM is located in Warrensburg, MO, which is 35 miles southeast of the Kansas City metropolitan area. It is a public comprehensive university with about 14,000 students. The School of Computer Science and Mathematics offers undergraduate and graduate programs in both Computer Science and Cybersecurity.


Tenure Track Position in Actuarial Science (#998534)

The School of Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Central Missouri (UCM) invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position in Actuarial Science to begin in August 2018.

The Position: The primary responsibilities of the position are to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in actuarial science, mathematics, and statistics; participate in research and other scholarly activities; engage in student/faculty collaboration; advise students; and guide students in their professional development. Other responsibilities include service to the department, the university, and the profession. The typical teaching load is 12 credit hours per semester. A reduced teaching load for research and other professional responsibilities is possible.

Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in actuarial science, mathematics, or statistics by August 2018. Successful candidates should be able to teach a variety of undergraduate and master’s level courses. Preference will be given to candidates who are in the process of, or interested in, achieving an Associate or Fellow designation in the Society of Actuaries and can contribute to UCM earning the Centers of Actuarial Excellence designation. The Associate or Fellow designation in the Society of Actuaries must be obtained before promotion and tenure consideration. A strong commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and continued professional growth is essential.

The Application Process: To apply online, go to https://jobs.ucmo.edu. Apply to position #998534. The following items should be attached: a letter of interest, a curriculum vita, copies of transcripts, and a list of at least three professional references including their names, addresses, telephone numbers and email addresses. Official transcripts and three letters of recommendation will be requested for candidates invited for an on-campus interview. For more information, contact

Dr. Phoebe McLaughlin, Search Committee Chair
School of Computer Science and Mathematics
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
pmclaughlin@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications begins December 15, 2017, and continues until position is filled. AA/EEO/ADA. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

UCM is a public comprehensive university with about 14,000 students and is located 35 miles southeast of the Kansas City metropolitan area in Warrensburg, MO. The School of Computer Science and Mathematics offers BS and MS degrees in Actuarial Science and Statistics.