Two Tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science Openings

College of Charleston
Department of Computer Science

The Computer Science Department at the College of Charleston invites applications for two tenure-track Assistant Professor positions starting in August 2023.

The rapidly-growing Computer Science department ( has over 540 students who are enrolled in six undergraduate degree programs and two master’s programs.

The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent communication skills, collegiality, and a passion for teaching. For an assistant professor appointment, the successful candidate must demonstrate promise to maintain an active research program and mentor undergraduate and graduate students. Candidates with expertise in all areas of computer science are sought to support our undergraduate and graduate programs in Computer Science, Computing in the Arts, Computer Information Systems, Data Science, and Software Engineering. An earned Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or closely related field is required before the start date.

Preference for this position will be given to candidates who are interested in teaching courses related to mobile computing, augmented and virtual reality, computer organization, data mining and data science, distributed computing/systems.

Apply online at Applications must include a cover letter (at most three pages in length) which describes teaching and research fit at the College of Charleston, a CV, unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts, and contact information for three references who may be contacted to submit reference letters online.

Review of applications begins November 20, 2022 and will continue until the position is filled.

Please direct questions to Ellie Lovellette, chair of the search committee,

The College of Charleston / University of Charleston is a nationally recognized public liberal arts and sciences university located in the heart of historic Charleston, SC. Since our founding in 1770, we have maintained a strong liberal arts curriculum. The university encompasses the unusual combination of an exceptional faculty, historic campus, coastal location, modern facilities and cutting-edge programs. The student body numbers approximately 10,400 in undergraduate and graduate program combined.