Assistant/Associate Professor Positions Available
The Department is seeking candidates for multiple Assistant/Associate Professor positions beginning Fall 2016, pending availability of funds.
Intel Visiting Campus on Feb. 26
Intel Corp. will be visiting campus on Feb. 26 to interview candidates for internship positions. Positions are available at bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels.
Prof. Rus Wins Best Paper Award at ICSLE 2015
Prof. Vasile Rus and postdoc Dr. Dan Stefanescu won the Best Paper Award at the 2nd International Conference on Smart Learning Environments (ICSLE 2015) for their paper entitled "Towards Non-Intrusive Assessment in Dialogue-based Intelligent Tutoring Systems."
Outreach Events Attract Local Students
The Department recently held several large outreach events for local students: a reception for newly-admitted freshmen, the annual CS Open House, a 100 Girls of Code workshop, and an Hour of Code event.
CS Faculty Awarded CAST Cyber Security Grants
Several CS faculty have received research grants from the FedEx Institute of Technology's Cluster to Advance cyber Security and Testing (CAST), an interdisciplinary group of campus experts on cyber security and systems testing.
CfIA Receives Cyber Security Training Grant from FEMA
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded a 2015 Continuing Training Grant of $3 million for cyber security training to the National Cybersecurity Preparedness Consortium (NCPC). The project will be led by the University of Arkansas Criminal Justice Institute; the University of Memphis Center for Information Assurance (CfIA) will collaborate on the project as a core member of the consortium.