Stevens Institute of Technology, Computer Science

Position ID:Stevens-CS-TTF [#12580]
Position Title: Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Computer Science and Director of Stevens Institute of Artificial Intelligence
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Hoboken, New Jersey 07030, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Systems
Starting Date:2019/08/15
Appl Deadline:2019/01/15 11:59PMhelp popup finished (2018/10/31, finished 2019/08/11)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications is accepted. ***

The Department of Computer Science at the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science (SES), Stevens Institute of Technology (Stevens) invites applications for five tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor in the areas of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, and Systems; however, strong candidates in all areas of Computer Science will be considered.

One of the five positions has been allocated for the Director of the Stevens Institute for Artificial Intelligence (SIAI). SIAI is a new, interdisciplinary research center that brings together over 50 faculty members from most schools and departments of Stevens. Qualified individuals will also be considered for an endowed chair position within SES. The Endowed Chair is expected to have a record of quality research, demonstrated leadership with building and managing a research enterprise, a strong interest and ability in promoting sponsored research programs and mentoring faculty of all backgrounds, commitment to excellence in teaching a diverse student body, and a strategic vision. Candidates for this position should apply at least at the rank of associate professor. For more information on SIAI, see:

Applicants should have earned a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related discipline in all fields of Computer Science that complements and augments existing expertise in the focus areas of Stevens' strategic plan. Examples of research areas include, but are not limited to, cybersecurity, machine learning, computer vision, data analytics, programming languages, and bioinformatics.

Successful applicants are expected to develop a strong, externally funded, research program. They should also possess a passion for and be committed to excellence in both graduate and undergraduate education in a highly interdisciplinary, collaborative, diverse, innovative, and entrepreneurial culture at Stevens. Appointments will preferably begin on August 16, 2019. Successful candidates will join a vibrant research community where faculty research is supported by NSF, NIH, NSA, ONR, DARPA, and other federal and private funding sources. The Department of Computer Science will be the prime occupant of the Institute’s new $45 million state-of-the-art academic building, which will add 90,000 sq ft of academic and classroom space when completed in July 2019.

Stevens Institute of Technology is a private university located in Hoboken, New Jersey. The 55-acre campus is on the Hudson River across from midtown Manhattan within a few minutes from NYC via public transportation. Stevens' superb location offers excellent opportunities for collaboration with nearby universities, Brookhaven National Laboratory, and major corporate research laboratories. Schaefer School of Engineering and Science is the largest school among four schools at Stevens. The Department of Computer Science is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Stevens is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Applications received by January 15, 2019 will receive full consideration. All applications must be submitted electronically at Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a research plan, teaching interests and philosophy, and at least three reference letters. For any inquiries, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Professor Philippos Mordohai (

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Castle Point on Hudson
Hoboken, NJ 07030

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