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Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

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 Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Positions#997458 and #997459)

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Central Missouri is accepting applications for two tenure-track positions in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin August 2016. We are looking for faculty excited by the prospect of shaping our department's future and contributing to its sustained excellence.

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

Required Qualifications:

• Ph.D. in Computer Science by August 2016
• 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 department'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 #997458 or #997459. 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
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
tian@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications begins October 15, 2015, 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 computer science program offers both BS and MS degrees and has about 2000 majors.

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Position#997460)

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Central Missouri is accepting applications for a tenure-track position in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin August 2016. We are looking for faculty excited by the prospect of shaping our department's future and contributing to its sustained excellence.

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

Required Qualifications:

• Ph.D. in Computer Science by August 2016
• Research expertise and/or industrial experiences in Software Engineering
• Demonstrated ability to teach existing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels
• Ability to develop a quality research program and secure external funding
• 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 #997460. 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
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
tian@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications begins October 15, 2015, 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 computer science program offers both BS and MS degrees and has about 2000 majors.

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Position#997461)

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Central Missouri is accepting applications for a tenure-track position in Computer Science at the rank of Assistant Professor. The appointment will begin August 2016. We are looking for faculty excited by the prospect of shaping our department's future and contributing to its sustained excellence.

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

Required Qualifications:

• Ph.D. in Computer Science by August 2016
• Demonstrated ability to teach existing courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels
• Ability to develop a quality research program and secure external funding
• 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 #997461. 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
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
tian@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications begins October 15, 2015, 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 computer science program offers both BS and MS degrees and has about 2000 majors.

Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Actuarial Science and Mathematics (Position#998450)

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Central Missouri (UCM) invites applications for a tenure track assistant professor position in Actuarial Science and Mathematics to begin in August 2016.

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 2016. Successful candidates should be able to teach a variety of undergraduate and master’s level courses, including graduate courses in analysis and statistics. 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 #998450. 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. Lianwen Wang, Search Committee Chair
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
lwang@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications begins November 15, 2015, 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 Department of Mathematics and Computer Science offers BS degrees in Actuarial Science/Statistics and Mathematics and an MS degree in Mathematics with combined enrollment of approximately 120 students.

Non-Tenure Track Assistant Professor of Computer Science (Position#997495)

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Central Missouri (UCM) invites applications for several non-tenure track assistant professor positions in Computer Science to begin in August 2015. We are looking for faculty excited by the prospect of shaping our department's future and contributing to its sustained excellence. This position might be renewable on a year to year basis pending upon performance, enrollment and budget.

The Position: Duties will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in computer science and program assessment. Faculty are expected to assist with departmental and university committee work and service activities, and advising majors. The faculty will be expected to teach 12 credit hours per semester at UCM’s Warrensburg campus and/or Central Summit Center in Lee’s Summit MO.

Applicants must have Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or a closely related area by August 2015. ABD can be considered. Previous college/university teaching experience is highly desirable. The successful candidate should be able to teach a variety of undergraduate and graduate computer science courses.

The Application Process: To apply online, go to https://jobs.ucmo.edu. Apply to position #997495. 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
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Central Missouri
Warrensburg, MO 64093
(660) 543-4930
tian@ucmo.edu

Initial screening of applications begins December 1, 2014, 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 over 13,000 students. The computer science program offers both BS and MS degrees and has about 1300 majors.