Position Description

Tenure- Track Position in Computer Science
Employee Category Full time, Permanent
Department Computer Science
Cut-off Date
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DEPARTMENT:                COMPUTER SCIENCE                

POSITION:                       Tenure- track position at the Assistant Professor level  

JOB SUMMARY: The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty appointment at the assistant professor level commencing September 2020 to teach at New Jersey City University (NJCU) William J. Maxwell College of Arts & Sciences.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The successful applicant will be required to teach both basic and advanced courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels. In addition, candidates will be expected to develop new programs and course offerings at the undergraduate as well as master’s level for the Computer Science Department, and maintain an active and sustained research agenda in their respective field, with publications in peer-reviewed journals and presses.

REQUIREMENTS: Candidates should provide evidence of excellence in teaching and an active research agenda that would involve undergraduate and graduate students at a regional comprehensive university such as NJCU.

EDUCATION: Candidates should have an earned doctorate in Computer Science, with a concentration or experience in Cyber Security, Data Science, and/or Machine Learning.  In extraordinary cases, as determined by the University, a terminal degree may not be required.

EXPERIENCE: Candidates with expertise in Data Science and Machine Learning are preferred and encouraged to apply. In your application materials, we encourage you to address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and community service might support our institutional commitment to diversity and inclusion.

REQUIREMENTS: Include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, etc.

CONSIDERATION: Review of applications will begin immediately. This position will remain open until filled.

We offer a competitive Compensation and Benefits Package

For specific application requirements, please refer to the NJCU website at:


New Jersey City University is an equal opportunity institution encouraging a diverse pool of applicants.


Cut-Off Date for Filing Applications:  Open Until Filled


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