University of Puerto Rico
Mayagüez Campus
Human Resources Office
Recruitment Division

Telephone: 832-4040 Ext. 3159, 3045 Fax 831-1720
Announcement Number: 20-01
Position Title: 20-01 Assistant Professor-REOPENING- Computer Science and Engineering
Job Series: Teaching
Base Salary: $70,548.00
Opening date: May 4, 2020
Closing Date: February 18, 2021
Available to : General Public
Type of Appoiment: Teaching
Point of Contact: Sra. Madelyn Ríos Rivera, MBA
 Email: n/a
 Tel: 787-832-4040 ext. 3159 y/o 3045
Location of Position: Department of Computer Science and Engineering

Minimum Requirements
Must have a strong background in Software Engineering. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, or a related field, and demonstrate high potential for excellence in research and teaching. This position will support research endeavors related to the areas of: Machine Learning or Big Data Analytics. We are seeking candidates with the ability to build general software infrastructure and tools for materials design and analysis, using big data analytics, deep learning, and data visualization paradigms. If your native language is not Spanish, you should be able to communicate fluently in English, and by the end of your tenure-track appointment, be able to communicate effectively in Spanish.
The successful candidate is expected to publish research work in peer review conferences and journals, advise graduate students, attract external funding for research and laboratory improvement, and teach undergraduate and graduate courses. Also, the candidate must participate in faculty committees, continuous improvement and assessment activities, outreach activities, and support general service in the department. The duties of the Assistant Professor will be: teach graduate and undergraduate courses, perform research work, participate in faculty committees, continuous improvement and assessment activities.

Please send Curriculum Vitae, M.S. and Ph.D. original transcripts, research and teaching plans, and three (3) letters of reference to:

Dr. Pedro I. Rivera Vega, Chair

Department of Computer Science and Engineering

University of Puerto Rico – Mayaguez Campus

UPR – Mayaguez Campus

Call Box 9000

Stefani Building Office 220

Mayagüez, PR 00681-9000

Advanced copies of documents may be sent to the following email address: However, official documents must also be sent by traditional mail, to the address specify above. To learn more about CSE Department at UPRM, please visit

Submitted CEE-SA-2020-3873

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