Assistant or Associate Professor in Computer Science

Colorado State University
Computer Science

Department of Computer Science – Colorado State University
Computer Science Faculty Position Starting Fall 2019

The Department of Computer Science at Colorado State University (CSU) invites applications for one or more tenure-track positions at the level of Assistant Professor beginning in fall 2019. Exceptional candidates at the Associate Professor level will also be considered. A Ph.D. in computer science or a related field and a commitment to high-quality research and teaching in computer science are required. The search is open to applicants in all areas of computer science, particularly in networking and/or cybersecurity. Candidates should have the ability to contribute to the development and teaching of computer science courses at all levels.

Candidates are expected to have the ability to advance the department’s commitment to diversity and inclusion. The department is committed to implementing the BRAID initiative in fall 2019.

Colorado State University is a Carnegie Research I institution located in Fort Collins, 60 miles north of Denver, and situated at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Enhanced by relationships with CSU, Fort Collins has become a thriving center for high-tech, and has made it in 2018 to Milken’s top five best performing cities. It also consistently ranks high in many quality of life polls (see, and the Rocky Mountains provide world-class outdoor recreational opportunities.

Applications must include a cover letter, detailed CV, research and teaching statements, and contact information for three professional references. Letter referees will be emailed immediately upon submission of an application with a request to upload a letter of recommendation. Letters of reference must be submitted by December 17th, 2018 to be considered a complete application. Applications of semifinalist candidates, including letters of reference, will be made available for review by the entire faculty of the Department of Computer Science.

Materials should be submitted to

Applications completed by December 10, 2018 will receive full consideration.

Colorado State University is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.