Tenure-Track Positions in Computer Science

Rutgers University
Computer Science

The Computer Science Department at Rutgers University, New Brunswick NJ, invites applications for multiple tenure-track/tenured positions at the Assistant Professor and Associate Professor levels. We will consider outstanding candidates at the Professor level as well.

We invite applications from candidates making research contributions in any area of CS, and welcome applicants with interdisciplinary approaches. We are especially interested in Algorithms, Machine Learning and Data Science, High-performance Computing and Scalable Systems, Quantum Computing, and other subfields with broad potential for collaborative impact across the department and the university.

Rutgers is committed to invest significant resources to promote interdisciplinary research and education in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence. CS expects to make one appointment this year as part of a larger interdisciplinary cluster hire at Rutgers. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to cluster initiatives as well as to Rutgers research and education programs in Data Science, Machine Learning, and AI.

Rutgers CS has a broad portfolio of research, innovation, undergraduate and graduate education, and outreach, with strengths in AI and robotics, foundations of computer science, and systems. Rutgers stands among America’s oldest and most diverse public research universities and is the top-ranked public university in the New York/New Jersey metropolitan area.

Fostering diversity and inclusion in computing is part of the department’s culture and mission, and the department values faculty efforts to broaden the field through scholarship, teaching, mentoring, and professional service. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, including those with non-traditional career paths or who have achieved excellence in careers outside academia.

Responsibilities will include research, supervision of Ph.D. students, and teaching undergraduate- and graduate-level courses in Computer Science. Pursuit of external research funding is expected.

Requirements: Successful completion of a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field is required by the start date.

Timeline: The appointment will start September 1, 2024. Applications received by January 1, 2024, will be given priority.

How to Apply: Applicants should submit their cover letter, CV, a research statement addressing both past and future work, a diversity statement outlining accomplishments and approach for broadening participation in computing, a teaching statement, and contact information for at least three references.

For details, including application procedure, please see https://go.rutgers.edu/CSTTfaculty

Contact Info: hiring-committee@cs.rutgers.edu

Rutgers Policies: Offer is contingent upon successful completion of all pre-employment screenings. Rutgers is an equal opportunity employer: see http://uhr.rutgers.edu/non-discrimination-statement