Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track Faculty Position

Syracuse University
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Job Description
Syracuse University’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) ( in the College of Engineering and Computer Science ( invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position who are committed to innovative teaching, inclusive excellence, and interdisciplinary collaboration.

The position targets the areas of Quantum Information Science, particularly in Algorithms and Theory of Quantum Computation. A successful faculty will bring expertise in fostering collaborations with existing research in EECS and Physics departments.

The faculty hired will build on our existing strengths and participate in an organized interdisciplinary research cluster in the area of Quantum Information Science (QIS). QIS spans multiple departments in the College of Arts and Sciences (Physics and Chemistry departments) and the College of Engineering and Computer Science (Department Electrical Engineering and Computer Science).

Qualifications & Responsibilities
Candidates must have earned a doctoral degree in Computer Science, or a closely related discipline. We strongly encourage candidates’ applications with a demonstrated commitment to diversity, inclusion, and excellence in both teaching and research. Syracuse University is a Carnegie R1 ranked (highest research activity classification) university that “aspires to be a pre-eminent and inclusive student-focused research university.”

How to Apply
For full consideration, candidates must complete an online application and electronically attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, diversity statement and contact information of three professional references through

To be competitive, we strongly encourage candidates to apply early. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For additional information, please contact the search committee via email at

Syracuse University is an equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution.