Assistant Professor - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Updated: 14 days ago
Location: College Station, TEXAS

Job Title

Assistant Professor - Electrical Engineering and Computer Science


Texas A&M University - Kingsville


Dept. Of Elect.Engineering & Computer Science

Proposed Minimum Salary


Job Location

Kingsville, Texas

Job Type


Job Description

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Texas A&M University-Kingsville invites applications for two full-time, 9-month/academic year, tenure-track assistant professor faculty positions in Computer Science beginning in Fall 2024.  

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science offers B.S. degrees in computer science, electrical engineering, and computer engineering; M.S. degrees in computer science, electrical engineering, and mechatronics; and multidisciplinary Ph.D. program offered by the College of Engineering. The department has 18 faculty and serves approximately 600 students. The department has received an average research funding of $1.75M per year for the past 3 years from NSF, DHS, NIH, DoD, Department Energy, and Department of Labor. For more information please visit: .


Effective classroom teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels, developing curricula and laboratories, supervising research of graduate students, publishing refereed journal articles, and developing and maintaining an externally-funded research program.

Minimum Requirements:

Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. in Computer Science or in a closely related area by the time of appointment.

Preferred Requirements:

Background in artificial intelligence, machine learning, cybersecurity, data mining, data analytics, bioinformatics, computer architecture, and software engineering. 

Start date: September 1, 2024.

Application Instructions: The application package must be submitted online at: . Please include:

  • A cover letter addressing the job requirements,

  • Curriculum vitae,

  • Two-page research statement,

  • Two-page teaching philosophy and identifying at least 18 graduate hours from transcript in the areas the candidate is interested in teaching,

  • Names and contact information of at least three professional references,

  • Copies of B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degree transcripts. 

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until suitable candidates are selected. For additional information, please contact Dr. David Hicks, Chair of the Search Committee ([email protected] ).

Texas A&M University–Kingsville, is part of the Texas A&M University System. It is a comprehensive state-supported public research university offering a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs. It is classified by the Carnegie Commission of Higher Education as an R2 Doctoral University signifying High Research Activity. The University is located 40 miles south of Corpus Christi and is within a 4-hour or less drive to multiple metro areas, including: San Antonio, Austin, Houston, and Brownsville-McAllen-Harlingen. Kingsville is a friendly and safe community and is home to nearly 30,000 residents, the legendary King Ranch, and Naval Air Station-Kingsville. For more information, please visit: and . Texas A&M University-Kingsville is committed to excellence and invites applications from all qualified applicants.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer.

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