Department of Computer Science
Faculty Recruiting (Fall 2016)

Faculty Recruiting

Fall 2017

Assistant|Associate|Full Professor
Lecturer|Senior Lecturer

The Department of Computer Science of the University of Texas at Austin invites applications for tenured and tenure-track positions at all levels. Outstanding candidates in all areas of Computer Science will be considered, particularly in: computer vision, machine learning, cybersecurity and formal methods. All tenure-track and tenured positions require a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in computer science or a related area at the time of employment. Successful candidates are expected to pursue an active research program, to teach both graduate and undergraduate courses, and to supervise graduate students in research. The department is committed to building a diverse faculty, and we are interested in candidates who will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in higher education through their teaching, research, and service.

The department is ranked among the top ten computer science departments in the country. It has 44 tenured and tenure-track faculty members across all areas of computer science. Many of these faculty participate in interdisciplinary programs and centers in the University, including the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), and those in Computational and Applied Mathematics, Computational Biology, and Neuroscience.

Austin, the capital of Texas, is a center for high-technology industry, including companies such as Dell, IBM, Advanced Micro Devices, 3M Corporation, National Instruments, Apple Computer, Inc., AT&T and Samsung. For more information please see the department web page

All faculty positions require a cover letter, current curriculum vita, research statement and teaching philosophy. For tenure-track faculty positions, three (3) reference letters are required. Tenured Associate and Full Professor applications require six (6) reference letters.

To apply for a tenure track position: online at
To apply for a tenured Associate and Full Professor position: online at
To apply for a non tenure track Lecturer/Senior Lecturer position: online at

A review of complete applications (including all reference letters) will begin on December 15, 2016. For full consideration of your application, please apply by January 31, 2017. Please direct inquiries about your application to

The University of Texas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.