Department Chair Search

The Department of Computer and Information Science at the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) invites applications for the position of Chair. The Chair provides leadership and overall strategic direction for the instructional and research programs. Requirements include a PhD or equivalent in computer science or a closely related field, evidence of excellence in teaching and research in one or more major areas of computer and information science, and administrative experience relevant to the management of an academic computer science department. The Department has an ABET/CAC-accredited undergraduate program and MS and PhD programs. See the website http://www.cs.olemiss.edu for more information about the Department and its programs.

The University is located in the historic town of Oxford in the wooded hills of north Mississippi, an hour drive from Memphis. Oxford has a wonderful small-town atmosphere with affordable housing and excellent schools.

Individuals may apply online at http://jobs.olemiss.edu. Applicants will be asked to upload a cover letter, curriculum vitae, names and
contact information for five references, and a statement of department administrative philosophy, objectives, and vision. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled or an adequate applicant pool is reached.

The University of Mississippi is an EEO/AA/Title VI/Title IX/Section 504/ADA/ADEA employer.