Assistant Professor in Computer Science

Rutgers The State University of New Jersey Department of Computer Science

Position Details

Recruitment/Posting Title Tenure-Track Assistant Professor

Department SAS - Computer Science

Salary Commensurate With Experience

Posting Summary

The Computer Science Department at Rutgers University invites applications for a Tenure-Track Assistant Professor position in Theoretical Computer Science. We welcome candidates working on computational complexity theory but outstanding applicants in all areas of TCS will be considered. Consistent with the aims of the Simons Junior Faculty Fellows program, which provides partial funding, the department also welcomes applicants who are most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic: postdocs and new PhDs.

The appointment will start September 1, 2021. Responsibilities include research in the area of Theoretical Computer Science, supervision of PhD students, and teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses in Computer Science. Pursuit of external research funding is expected.

Successful completion of a PhD or equivalent in Computer Science or a closely related field is required by the start date.

Applicants should submit their CV, a research statement addressing both past and future work, a teaching statement, and contact information for three references. Applications received by January 15, 2021 will be given priority.
For questions, contact: martin@farach-colton.com

The CS Department is strongly committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and welcomes applications from women, dual-career couples, historically underrepresented populations and candidates with disabilities. Offer is contingent upon successful completion of all pre-employment screenings. Rutgers is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer.

Posting Number 20FA0944

Posting Open Date 10/08/2020

Posting Close Date 03/01/2021

Minimum Education and Experience

Successful completion of a PhD or equivalent in Computer Science or a closely related field is required by the start date..

Statement

Applications received by January 15, 2021 will be given priority.

Quick Link to Posting http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/120527

Campus Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Home Location Campus Busch (RU-New Brunswick)

Posting Specific Questions
Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

Applicant Documents

Required Documents

Research Statement

  • Resume/CV
  • List of Professional References (contact Info)
  • Optional Documents
  • Cover Letter/Letter of Application
  • Curriculum Vitae