Carnegie Mellon University- Qatar, Computer Science

Position ID:Carnegie Mellon University- Qatar-Computer Science-POSTDOC [#20750]
Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow
Position Type:Postdoctoral
Position Location:Doha, Qatar [map]
Subject Area: Computer Science / All areas
Appl Deadline:2022/02/01 11:59PMhelp popup
Position Description:    

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Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar invites applications for postdoctoral positions. These positions are designed for candidates who are interested in enhancing their teaching portfolio, along with their research portfolio, to be better prepared for future academic positions. The positions expect candidates to relocate to Carnegie Mellon’s campus in Doha with a start in Summer, 2022. 

Responsibilities include supporting two to three advanced undergraduate courses per year, holding recitations/office hours, working closely with students, and supporting our general educational missions. In addition to this load, successful candidates are expected to conduct research in collaboration with any CMU-Q computer science faculty of their choice. We are particularly interested in candidates in the following areas: Networking, Distributed systems, and/or Operating systems. Outstanding candidates in other areas are also encouraged to apply. CMU Qatar's benefits package is highly attractive, with salaries comparable to those in the US, but free of tax. Relocation, housing, transportation, and health benefits are also covered. 

  • Have completed, by the time of being hired, his/her PhD in computer science, computer engineering, or related fields. 
  • A proven track record of productive research and excellent academic credentials. 
  • Experience building large scale systems and applications. 
  • Exceptionally strong communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Be able to work independently, as well as in a team. 
Application Instructions 
Applications, including a cover letter, a curriculum vitae (including publication list), research and teaching statements, a link for an introductory video summarizing your experience and why you are interested in this role OR a video link of you giving a lecture, and the contact information for at least three individuals who have been asked to upload confidential letters of reference should be submitted electronically via
The deadline for applying is February 1 or until the position is filled. 
Please send inquiries to the Area Head for Computer Science at CMU-Q; Khaled A. Harras at

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Contact: Khaled A. Harras
Email: email
Postal Mail:
PO Box 24866, Doha, Qatar