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Department: Software Engineering Program with Home Department in Computer Science

Position Title: Lanh and Oanh Nguyen Chair in Software Engineering

Position Location: Ames, Iowa

Position Description:  

The Department of Computer Science in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences is seeking outstanding candidates for the endowed Lanh and Oanh Nguyen Chair in Software Engineering at the rank of Associate or Full Professor.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses; mentoring students; sustaining a strong, externally funded research program in software engineering; publishing in top tier venues; and enhancing Iowa State University’s existing strengths through professional and institutional service.

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Iowa State University is a Carnegie RU/VH institution (research university – very high research activity), is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), and is ranked by U.S. News and World Report as one of the top public universities in the nation. Over 36,000 students are enrolled and served by over 6,200 faculty and staff (see

Ames, Iowa is a progressive community of 60,000, located approximately 30 minutes north of Des Moines, and was recently voted the healthiest city in the nation by USA Today and the best college town in the nation by (see

Iowa State University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, marital status, disability, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against. Inquiries can be directed to the Director of Equal Opportunity, 3350 Beardshear Hall, (515) 294-7612.