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CUNY Assistant Professor - Computer Science in Queens, New York

Assistant Professor - Computer Science

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Queens College

Full/Part Time





The Department of Computer Science at Queens College in the City University of New York invites applications for a full-time tenure-track Assistant Professor position, with appointment to begin in Fall 2022. The successful candidate must have a demonstrated level of expertise and research excellence in one or more areas of computer science, and must be able to successfully teach a variety of our computer science courses. Also required is a willingness to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.

Responsibilities of the position include teaching undergraduate and graduate level courses, and establishing a record of research and scholarship as evidenced by peer-reviewed publications, conference presentations, grant applications, and funded research. In addition, the Assistant Professor will share responsibility for committee and department assignments that may have administrative, supervisory, and other functions.

As an urban liberal arts college that emphasizes both research and teaching, Queens College has earned high rankings in prestigious college lists such as Forbes’ America’s Best Value Colleges. The Computer Science Department serves over 2,600 undergraduate majors and about 70 master's degree students, and participates actively in the Computer Science Ph.D. program based at the CUNY Graduate Center.

As a public institution serving New York City’s highly diverse and global population, the College is an engine of social mobility. We especially welcome candidates whose experience and qualities will aid the College in increasing faculty and staff diversity.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree in computer science or a closely related discipline by the time of appointment. A demonstrated level of expertise and research excellence is required, as is the ability to successfully teach a variety of our computer science courses.


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.


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Open Until Filled with Review begins January 30, 2022


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