Open Faculty Positions

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The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno has four current job openings:

Assistant Professor, Advanced Manufacturing Systems (Computer Science and Engineering, Robotics Mobility)

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the University of Nevada, Reno invites applications for one Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty position in Robotics starting July 1, 2019. The new faculty member will help the CSE department expand their program in robotics into advanced manufacturing and advanced autonomy. Areas of highest interest include but are not limited to: motion planning and control for robotic systems, as well as on multi-robot collaboration, navigation of complex environments, manipulation and advanced perception and cognition. Applicants must demonstrate potential for developing robust externally funded research programs; and be committed to excellence in research and teaching. They will be expected to supervise M.S. and Ph.D. students and participate in service and outreach. We strongly encourage individuals from under-represented groups to apply. The availability of this position is contingent on funding.

Assistant Professor, Advanced Manufacturing Systems (Computer Science and Engineering, Cybersecurity)

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the University of Nevada, Reno invites applications for one Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty position in Cybersecurity starting July 1, 2019. Areas of highest interest include hardware security and data privacy challenges with particular focus on secure computing and intrusion detection for large manufacturing infrastructure (industrial control systems, factory/construction robotics) and small infrastructure (embedded sensing/IoT). Applicants must demonstrate potential for developing robust externally funded research programs; be committed to excellence in research and teaching; and participate in service and outreach. This new faculty will help the CSE department and the UNR Cybersecurity Center establish strong research and instructional programs in Cybersecurity, as well as supervise undergraduate and graduate students. We strongly encourage individuals from under-represented groups to apply. The availability of this position is contingent on funding.

Assistant Professor, Advanced Manufacturing Systems (Computer Science and Engineering, Robotics Learning)

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the University of Nevada, Reno invites applications for one Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty position in Robotics starting July 1, 2019. The new faculty member will help the CSE department expand their program in robotics into advanced manufacturing. Areas of highest interest include but are not limited to: learning and adaptive control for manipulation, robust robot autonomy, and multi agent human-robot teams. Applicants must demonstrate potential for developing robust externally funded research programs; and be committed to excellence in research and teaching. They will be expected to supervise M.S. and Ph.D. students and participate in service and outreach. We strongly encourage individuals from under-represented groups to apply. The availability of this position is contingent on funding.

Assistant Professor Computer Science & Engineering (Cybersecurity)

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at the University of Nevada, Reno invites applications for one Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty position in Cybersecurity starting July 1, 2019. Applicants must be strongly committed to excellence in research and teaching. They will be expected to supervise M.S. and Ph.D. students and participate in service and outreach. We expect that candidates for this position will demonstrate potential for developing robust externally funded research programs. The Faculty will help the CSE department and the UNR Cybersecurity Center establish strong programs in Cybersecurity; including coordinating and contributing to efforts to secure research funding and teach courses. Areas of highest interest include but are not limited to: hardware security; blockchain & cryptography; malware analysis; privacy; IoT, cloud, mobile security and trustworthy systems. We strongly encourage individuals from under-represented groups to apply.