Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science

Hofstra University
Department of Computer Science

Assistant/Associate Professor of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Hofstra University invites applications for four tenure-track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level to begin in Fall 2023. Strong candidates in all areas of computer science are encouraged to apply. Faculty members are expected to be capable of teaching a range of courses. Preference will be given to candidates in the areas of Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, Computer Architecture, Parallel Processing, Robotics, or Embedded Systems. Applicants are expected to have completed a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a closely related field by September 1, 2023. Successful candidates will have demonstrated a commitment to promoting equity, diversity and inclusion in an educational environment.

The department offers BA, BS, and MS degrees in Computer Science, a BS in Computer Engineering, MS in Data Science, and BS and MS degrees in Cybersecurity. The BS programs in Computer Engineering and Computer Science are accredited by ABET. In June 2023, the Department of Computer Science will be relocating to a new $75M Science and Innovation Center currently nearing completion.  The state-of-the-art building will house the most powerful computational capability, a wide variety of cloud services on campus, and include a GPU Cluster.

For consideration, interested applicants should submit the following along with the application at

  • Cover letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and contact information for three references
  • Statement of teaching experience and philosophy
  • Statement of current research interests and anticipated future research projects
  • Two sample publications

Hofstra University is an equal opportunity employer, committed to fostering diversity in its faculty, administrative staff and student body, and encourages applications from the entire spectrum of a diverse community.