|Title||Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor|
|Department||Systems and Industrial Engr (2302)|
The Systems and Industrial Engineering Department at The University of Arizona invites applications and nominations for a tenure-track position at all levels (Assistant, Associate, and Full) with an anticipated start date of August 2017. Specific areas of interest include (1) Cyber-Physical System Security, (2) Cyber Resiliency Engineering, (3) Modeling and Optimization of Networked Devices (e.g. Mobile, Healthcare, Transportation, and Smart Grids), and (4) Control Systems Cyber Security. Candidates for senior ranks must have a distinguished record of published research, demonstrate significant impact on the profession, and success at securing funding to support a research program.
The Department was founded in 1960 as the first degree-granting department of Systems Engineering in the world. The Department now houses three integrated academic programs leading to Accredited BS degrees in Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, as well as MS degrees in Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, and Engineering Management, and a PhD degree in Systems and Industrial Engineering.
The University of Arizona, a Research I institution, ranks 20th among public institutions in annual research expenditures, while the Systems and Industrial Engineering Department was listed among the top 30 programs by the US News and World Report. The Department has strong programs in the fundamentals of systems engineering, operations research and industrial engineering, including decision systems, optimization, stochastic systems, quality and reliability, systems engineering and design, modeling and simulation, informatics, and is involved in several interdisciplinary programs. Additional details can be found on the department web page: http://www.sie.arizona.edu.
Outstanding UA benefits include health, dental, and vision insurance plans; life insurance and disability programs; UA/ASU/NAU tuition reduction for the employee and qualified family members; state and optional retirement plans; access to UA recreation and cultural activities; and more!
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|Duties & Responsibilities||
The successful candidate will be expected to establish a strong research program, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, and contribute to mentoring students, including those historically underrepresented in higher education. The successful candidate will also be expected to contribute to an environment that nurtures collaboration among associated disciplines in Cyber Security across the College and University. The successful candidate will also participate in outreach and contribute to departmental, college, and university service. In these, and other ways, the faculty member will help to develop innovative approaches to enhancing student engagement, increasing diversity, and expanding collaborations with community and business partners.
|Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities|
Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent in hand by the time of hire in Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Engineering Management, or a related field. It is desired that candidates have some teaching experience, including excellent oral and written communication skills. Candidates for senior ranks must have a distinguished record of published research, demonstrate significant impact on the profession, and success at securing funding to support a research program.
|Rank||To be determined.|
|Tenure Information||Tenure Track (T/TE)|
|Full Time/Part Time||Full Time|
|Number of Hours Worked per Week||40|
|Benefits Eligible||Yes - Full Benefits|
|Posted Rate of Pay||DOE|
|Type of criminal background check required:||Name-based criminal background check (non-security sensitive)|
|Number of Vacancies||One|
|Desired Start Date||08/14/2017|
|Position End Date (if temporary)|
|Limited to Current UA Employees||No|
|Contact Information for Candidates||
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Review Begins On||12/19/2016|
|Special Instructions Summary||
Please note: You will be required to provide contact information for a minimum of three professional references within your application. Should you be selected as a finalist for this position, your references may receive an automatic email. This email will ask your references to complete a brief questionnaire in regard to your suitability for the position as well as request the attachment of a letter of recommendation.
At The University of Arizona, we value our inclusive climate because we know that diversity in experiences and perspectives is vital to advancing innovation, critical thinking, solving complex problems, and creating an inclusive academic community. We translate these values into action by seeking individuals who have experience and expertise working with diverse students, colleagues and constituencies. Because we seek a workforce with a wide range of perspectives and experiences, we encourage diverse candidates to apply, including people of color, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. As an Employer of National Service, we also welcome alumni of AmeriCorps, Peace Corps, and other national service programs and others who will help us advance our Inclusive Excellence initiative aimed at creating a university that values student, staff, and faculty engagement in addressing issues of diversity and inclusiveness.
|Quick Link for Internal Postings||http://uacareers.com/postings/15313|
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