CUNY Assistant Professor - Computer Science (Tenure-Track) in Brooklyn, New York


The Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS) at Brooklyn College of the City University of New York (CUNY), is seeking to fill a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level for appointment beginning in the Fall of 2017. Our Department has 26 full time faculty and offers B.S. and M.S. degrees and a Ph.D. degree in conjunction with the CUNY Graduate Center. We are supporting a dynamic and growing program with over 500 undergraduate majors, over 200 Master’s students and over 20 affiliated doctoral students of the CUNY Graduate Center. Several major research projects are currently underway in the Department.

The successful candidate will be required: to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate and/or graduate courses in computer science; to conduct research in the field; and to seek grant funding. Expertise in operating systems, architecture, security, and programming preferred. He or she should have a broad knowledge of computer science and should have good teaching skills. The individual selected will also help develop curricula for the department.


  • The successful candidate will have a Ph.D in Computer Science

  • Strong research record, and preferably experience in obtaining external grant funding.

  • We are seeking candidates who are committed to undergraduate and graduate education at a public, urban institution that serves a highly diverse student body.


Salary commensurate with education and experience.

CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.


STEP ONE - Click "Apply Now" To be considered for this position, please submit your application online by clicking on "Apply Now" below. Applicants should upload a cover letter, a curriculum vita, statements of teaching and research philosophy, and evidence of research and good teaching in doc, pdf, or rtf format.

STEP TWO - Go to: All applicants are required to have three confidental letters of recommendation submitted electronically by their references.

Please visit the link above and enter the contact information for three (3) references. The online system will automatically email your references a request to submit a letter of recommendation via the system. Full instructions will be provided.

Emailed or hard copy applications will not be considered.


Review of applications will begin November 30, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.


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Location: Brooklyn College

Job Title: Assistant Professor - Computer Science (Tenure-Track)

Job ID: 15916

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular