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Professor of Practice Faculty Positions

Professional Practice Professor, Open Rank

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE ) at The Ohio State University invites applications for two open rank professional practice faculty appointments beginning Fall 2024. These positions will be initially affiliated with 5G-OH, the CSE-led 5G and Broadband Connectivity Center.


Position Overview

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Ohio State is an international leader in research and education in Networking and related areas. The mission of its 5G-OH Center is to design and implement curricula and programming for Ohio’s Broadband and 5G Sector Partnership to develop a skilled broadband and 5G workforce, establishing career pathways, K-12 outreach, and forming statewide regional partnerships between education and industry providers. 5G-OH seeks to deliver curriculum (starting with for-credit certificate programs), research innovation, and workforce development solutions through their activities across Ohio State; the Center combines activities from Computer Science and EngineeringElectrical Engineering, the Ohio Education Research Center, and the Center on Education and Training and Employment to inform industry and government in the 5G/Broadband space. The Center houses the Industry Sector Partnership, a collaboration between the Governor’s Office of Workforce Transformation and the Wireless Infrastructure Association. Our combined efforts in this space facilitate the 5G and Broadband build-out across Ohio, with an emphasis on bridging the digital divide.

To support these and other efforts, the Department of Computer Science and Engineering invites applicants for two professional practice (non-tenure-track) faculty positions at all ranks. We will consider all qualified applicants with expertise in networking and related areas, with particular interest in those who can teach courses on a broad range of topics including wireless networking, cellular (especially 5G), mobile and broadband communications, and internet-of-things. Successful candidates will demonstrate interest and ability to lead development of undergraduate and graduate degree programs.


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