Postdoctoral Fellowships in Computer Science

Northwestern University
Computer Science

To support this growth of our faculty, increase our research impact, and meet growing student demand, we invite applications for Postdoctoral Fellowships in Computer Science. Combining research with teaching duties, these positions come with attractive benefits and will have considerable autonomy, while still enabling close mentoring by and collaboration with Northwestern faculty members. Strong candidates in all disciplines of computer science are encouraged to apply, including CS+X interdisciplinary focused areas.

The teaching load is one course per quarter over the three quarter academic year (including an advanced-level course in the candidate’s research area). These are two-year positions, with the possibility of renewal for an additional year.

We encourage candidates to send applications as soon as possible. Appointments begin Fall 2020 quarter. Applications received by February 28, 2020 will be given full consideration. However, the positions will remain open until filled.

Applicants should submit:

1.    A cover letter

2.    A curriculum vitae

3.    Contact information for three to five letters of reference

4.    A statement of research goals

5.    A statement of teaching philosophy, and

6.    Two representative publications

Online application can be submitted at