Assistant Professor of Data Science & AI


Florida State University
Computer Science

Florida State University

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Position in Data Science and AI

Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at the Florida State University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin in August 2023. The position is 9-month, full-time, tenure-track, and benefits eligible. We are seeking strong applied and theoretical applicants in the broad areas of Data Science and AI. The focus areas include Data Science, Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Senor Systems and Networks, Mobile Computing, Databases, High Performance Computing, and Computer Graphics and Visualization. Outstanding applicants in other areas will also be considered.

Applicants should hold a Doctoral degree from an accredited institution in the field of Computer Science or closely related field at the time of appointment and have a demonstrated record of academic accomplishments.

The department currently has 25 tenure-track and 7 specialized faculty members and offers degrees at the BS, MS, and PhD levels. Our annual research expenditure has been growing substantially in the past several years and was over four million dollars in the 2022 fiscal year. The department is an NSA/DHS Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education (CAE/CDE) and Research (CAE-R). FSU is classified among R1: Doctoral Universities – Very high research and a top 20 national public university. Its primary role is to serve as a center for advanced graduate and professional studies while emphasizing research and providing excellence in undergraduate education. Further information can be found at:

https://www.cs.fsu.edu/recruit

Screening will begin December 15, 2022 and will continue until the positions are filled. Please apply online with curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research philosophy, and the names of three references at: www.jobs.fsu.edu, select “Browse Job Openings,” and search for Job ID 53307. Questions can be e-mailed to Prof. Weikuan Yu, Faculty Search Committee Chair, recruitment@cs.fsu.edu.

FSU is an Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf

Individuals from traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.