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Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Position Information

Position Information

Position Type Faculty
Requisition Number F20170527
Title Descriptor Tenure-Track Assistant Professor of Computer Science
Banner Classification Title Assistant Professor 9
Recruiting Range Commensurate with experience.
Department Computer Science - D130
Job Status Full-time Tenure Track
Special Instructions to Applicants
Job Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Job Description

Saint Louis University, a Catholic, Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service, is seeking applicants for two new faculty positions in the Department of Computer Science to begin in August 2018. The department supports a vibrant undergraduate program in computer science and two new master’s programs in computer science and software engineering. For additional information, see

This position is a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Computer Science. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field and demonstrate strong potential for both research and teaching. Duties include building and maintaining an active research program with national prominence, teaching of both undergraduate and graduate courses, and the mentoring of undergraduate and graduate students. Applicants are particularly welcome who have primary interests in either software engineering or applied areas of computer science, such as systems, networking, and security.

Applications must be submitted online at and include a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests, statement of teaching interests and experiences, and contact information for three or more potential references. For full consideration, applications for the tenure-track position should be completed by December 15, 2017.

Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.

Academic Discipline Computer Science

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * What is your understanding of our Jesuit identity and values? Can you tell us about situations where you have approached your work in ways that suggest a good fit between SLU and yourself?

    (Open Ended Question)


Required Documents
  1. Resume/CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Additional Documentation 1
  4. Additional Documentation 2
Optional Documents
  1. Writing Sample/Publication 1
  2. Writing Sample/Publication 2
  3. Portfolio