Carnegie Mellon University School of Computer Science – Faculty Hiring Teaching Track

  • Professional
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Expires on: December 31, 2023

Carnegie Mellon University
School of Computer Science

The School of Computer Science (SCS) at Carnegie Mellon University is one of the world’s leading organizations for computer science academic research and education. The college houses seven departments: Computational Biology, Computer Science, Human-Computer Interaction, Software and Societal Systems, Language Technologies, Machine Learning, and Robotics. Carnegie Mellon University is located in Pittsburgh, PA, USA, a vibrant yet affordable city known especially for its opportunities and resources in medicine, technology, the arts, and higher education.

SCS is seeking to fill several teaching track faculty positions, across all departments, with joint appointments when appropriate. The teaching track in SCS offers career-oriented positions focused on educational excellence.

Candidates for teaching track appointments should have strong interest and experience in graduate and undergraduate education, a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a relevant field, and outstanding academic credentials. Some programs will consider applicants with an MS and significant experience. The position involves teaching classes in their general area of expertise, ranging from large undergraduate lecture courses to small studio courses depending on departmental needs. We encourage candidates looking to gain teaching experience to explore the Postdoctoral Teaching Fellow programs available in SCS

In addition to being excellent educators, candidates are encouraged to contribute to the department through activities such as research, outreach, advising, or curriculum development.

Candidates with a commitment to building an equitable and diverse scholarly community are particularly encouraged to apply. We encourage applications from candidates who have a demonstrated track record in mentoring and nurturing students from groups traditionally underrepresented in computer science.

We will begin accepting applications beginning August 2, 2023. We will review applications based on two deadlines: October 4, 2023 and December 13, 2023. To ensure full consideration of your application, please submit all materials no later than your chosen deadline.

In your cover letter, please indicate clearly the department(s) to which you are applying. You can learn more about the hiring plans of each department and application instructions by visiting

Please send an email to with any questions.

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