Assistant/Associate Professor

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Assistant/Associate Professor

The Informatics Department at the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions starting in Fall 2024. We are searching broadly across the Information Science/Systems/Technology spectrum, such as in the areas of human-centered computing (HCC), human-computer interaction (HCI), serious/educational gaming, virtual/augmented reality (VR/AR), security, accessibility, health informatics, computer-supported cooperative work (CSCW), and social computing. We aim to hire at the rank of Assistant Professor, but exceptional candidates at higher ranks will also be considered. Candidates with doctorates from top worldwide institutions are especially welcome to apply.

NJIT is a Carnegie R1 Doctoral University (Very High Research Activity). The Informatics Department has 17 tenured/tenure-track faculty, and strong connections with local industry. The Informatics Department is part of the Ying Wu College of Computing (YWCC), alongside the Departments of Computer Science and Data Science. YWCC has an enrollment of 4,000+ students in computing disciplines, and graduates ~1,000 computing professionals every year; as such, it is the largest producer of computing talent in the tri-state (NY, NJ, CT) area.

To formally apply for the position, please submit your application materials at

Applications received by December 15, 2023 will receive full consideration.

However, applications are welcome until the positions are filled, and will be evaluated as they are received. Contact address for inquiries:

As an EEO employer NJIT is committed to building a diverse and inclusive teaching, research, and working environment and strongly encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women.

Diversity is a core value of NJIT, and we are committed to make diversity, equity and inclusion, part of everything we do. We celebrate the diversity of our university community and recognize the cultural and personal differences. We strive to cultivate an inclusive campus culture that promotes excellence among our faculty, staff, and students. Building a robust and diverse community is critical to NJIT’s continuing status as a premier institution of higher education and a leading polytechnic university.