Loyola University Chicago - Chair, Department of Computer Science

[Since several of the Computer Science faculty here at Loyola are in
the types community, we thought that this ad for a new Chair of the
Computer Science department might be of interest to the members of
this list.  --Konstantin]

Loyola University Chicago - http://www.luc.edu/
Chair, Dept. of Computer Science - http://www.cs.luc.edu/chairsearch/

The College of Arts and Sciences is in the process of a major
expansion of its Computer Science activity, and invites applications
for Chair of a newly formed Computer Science Department.

The CS program, currently a part of a department of Mathematical
Sciences, has 200+ undergraduate and 200 graduate students, offers BS
and MS degrees in CS, and certificate and online programs. The CS
group consists of about 10 tenure-track faculty performing successful,
funded research programs in several areas of computer
science. Continued growth of the Computer Science Department is a high
priority of the College and University, and the successful candidate
will have the opportunity to lead a dynamic and growing department
effective July 1, 2001.

The Chair of the Department of Computer Science will have a balanced
perspective on research and teaching, and work with faculty across the
Department and University to identify and pursue innovations in
teaching, research, and outreach and will lead the Department in the
strategic planning for the future that is currently in progress.

Candidates must be qualified to receive an appointment at the rank of
tenured Full Professor. This is an annual (12 month)
appointment. Candidates must have a strong record of outstanding
research, educational innovation, and administrative
effectiveness. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with

Review of applications will begin on January 15 and continue until the
position is filled. Please submit a curriculum vita, and the names and
contact information (including address, email, and phone numbers) of
at least four references to chairsearch@cs.luc.edu, in HTML, ASCII,
PDF, or PostScript format. Additional information about this position
may be obtained by sending email to chairsearch@cs.luc.edu, and by
visiting http://www.cs.luc.edu/chairsearch/.

Loyola University Chicago is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Institution and encourages applications from women and members of
ethnic minority groups. Loyola University Chicago is sensitive to
"two-body problems" and will actively assist with opportunities at
Loyola and elsewhere in the Chicago area.