Tenure-track Faculty Position


Temple University
Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Tenure-track Faculty Positions (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor)

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Temple University

The Department of Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) at Temple University invites applications for tenure-track faculty whose expertise complements and expands its existing strengths in data science, computer systems, theory, and interdisciplinary research. We will consider candidates in all areas of computer science and at all ranks. We are particularly interested in candidates whose research focuses on data science, machine learning, security, and human-centered computing. Successful candidates are expected to have an outstanding research track record commensurate with their rank and commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education. The search committee is especially interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and/or service, will contribute to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.

Temple University is a Carnegie R1 (highest research activity) institution that serves more than 30,000 students and is ranked #56 among top public universities by the U.S. News & World Report. Located in the heart of Philadelphia, a city known for arts, culture, history and affordable living, Temple University is in close proximity to many outstanding research centers and industry partners in information technology, healthcare, biotechnology, and finance. Housed within the College of Science and Technology, the Department of Computer and Information Sciences serves over 1,200 undergraduate majors and graduate students, with academic programs that prepare students to solve challenging, interdisciplinary problems that impact society. Faculty within the department are provided with institutional support, including highly competitive salaries, start-up packages, and low teaching loads, to establish a world class research program. The department is committed to fostering a diverse, equitable, and inclusive departmental community, and is the headquarters of a national alliance for broadening participation of students and faculty from groups that have been historically excluded in computing.

Applications should be submitted electronically at: 

https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/23689

Submitted materials should include a curriculum vitae, a research statement with description of research accomplishments, teaching statement, and three letters of recommendation (names of referees are sufficient for senior-level candidates). Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2022 and continue until the positions are filled. For more information, send an email to cisfacultysearch@temple.edu, with “Tenure-track Faculty Position” as the subject. Temple University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer with a strong commitment to the quality of faculty life.