Assistant Professors (High Performance Computing or Computer Security)
Department of Computer Science
Southern Illinois University Carbondale

Position/Rank: Two Assistant Professor positions in the Department of Computer Science, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, 9-month, continuing, tenure-track appointment.

Appointment Date: January 1, 2019.


  1. PhD in computer science or related field. PhD candidates will be considered if all degree requirements will be completed by December 31, 2018.
  2. Evidence of high-quality ongoing and future research.
  3. Teaching competency in a reasonable number of computer science subjects at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
  4. Specialty in High Performance Computing or Computer Security.


  1. Teach courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels in computer science.
  2. Conduct high-quality research and direct graduate student research in computer science.
  3. Participate in activities that support the department's mission of teaching, research, and service.

Application Deadline: September 21, 2018, or until filled.

Application Procedure: Applicants should send a letter of interest, teaching philosophy, research philosophy, curriculum vitae, and provide the names and contact information for at least three references - all application materials to be sent directly via email to hiring@cs.siu.edu or mailed to:

Chair, Department of Computer Science
Engineering A0319, Mail Code 4511
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
1230 Lincoln Drive
Carbondale, IL 62901

For more information about the Department of Computer Science, visit our website at http://www.cs.siu.edu. Questions may be directed to the Chair, via hiring@cs.siu.edu.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of 
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed 
and encouraged and will receive consideration.