Assistant Professor (Tenure Track) Computer Science

Bard College
Computer Science

Bard College invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in Computer Science to begin Fall 2024.

A Ph.D. in computer science or a related field is required. The successful candidate will be committed to innovative undergraduate teaching at a liberal arts college with a diverse student body, maintaining an active research program, contributing to the general education curriculum, and engaging with the life of the college.


  • We seek candidates with scholarly pursuits that complement the current faculty specializations in computational biology, computer science education, artificial intelligence, natural language, spoken human/computer interfaces, human-robot interaction, data science, and algebraic and symbolic computation.  
  • Candidates should also be excited about interdisciplinary connections and the possibility of contributing to existing interdisciplinary activities on campus and establishing new ones.  
  • The department offers a B.A. in computer science, leads the new program in Data Analytics, and contributes to several programs including Experimental Humanities and Mind, Brain, Behavior.

To Apply
Please submit the following to Interfolio at:

  • Cover letter
  • CV
  • Separate teaching and research statements which include discussion of working with a diverse student population
  • Three letters of recommendation (at least one addressing teaching) 

Review of applications will begin October 16, 2023.

For information on the Computer Science Program at Bard, visit, or contact Valerie Barr: