Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in Computer Science

Columbia University
SEAS Department of Computer Science

Position Description

Columbia Engineering invites applications for multiple junior faculty positions in the Department of Computer Science at Columbia University in the City of New York at the tenure-track assistant professor or associate professor level, to begin July 1, 2024. Applications are sought in all areas of computer science.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. or its professional equivalent by the starting date of the appointment. Applicants for this position must demonstrate the potential to do pioneering research and to teach effectively.

The successful candidate is expected to contribute to the advancement of their field and the department by developing an original and leading externally funded research program, and by contributing to the undergraduate and graduate educational mission of the Department. The Department is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Application Instructions

Applications should be submitted electronically to and include the following: a curriculum vitae including a publication list, a research statement including a description of research accomplishments, a statement of teaching interests and plans, a statement addressing contributions to diversity, contact information for three experts who can provide letters of recommendation, and up to three pre/reprints of scholarly work.

Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled.

Hiring Salary Range

Assistant Professor: $108K-$138K; Associate Professor: $113K-$159K

Columbia University is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran.