Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Cybersecurity, AI/ML, Software Engineering)

University of Alabama
Computer Science

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor (Cybersecurity, AI/ML, Software Engineering)

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Alabama invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at all ranks and across all domains relevant to computer science. Candidates with research interests and expertise in cybersecurity, AI/ML, and software engineering are of particular interest.

Housed in the College of Engineering, the Computer Science Department offers B.S. degrees in Computer Science and Cybersecurity and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science. The department’s research funding has more than doubled in the last three years, with opportunities for collaboration with many research centers across the University. Established in 1831, The University of Alabama serves over 38,000 students and employs over 1,900 full-time and part-time faculty members in thirteen colleges and schools. The Carnegie Foundation has recognized The University of Alabama with its R1 – Very High Research Activity status.


Applicants must complete a doctoral degree from an accredited institution in computer science or a closely related field by the starting date. Applicants must have conducted prior research work and produced scholarly publications in refereed and other professional journals and conferences; demonstrate the ability to construct a quality research program and effective collaboration with other faculty; and exhibit the potential for excellent teaching at graduate and undergraduate levels.

Application Instructions

Applicants should apply online using the links below. Required application documents include resume/curriculum vitae, cover letter, and names of four references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. The University of Alabama is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Assistant Professor

Associate Professor

Full Professor