Assistant Professor Positions in Computer Science

Northampton, Massachusetts
Aug 29, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The Department of Computer Science at Smith College invites applications for one, possibly more tenure-track Assistant Professor positions in computer science, to begin July 2018. Candidates should demonstrate the potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and the capacity to develop and maintain an active research program. Field of specialty is open. Candidates with a demonstrated ability to work with and inspire diverse student populations are especially encouraged to apply. A Ph.D. in computer science or computer engineering is expected by time of appointment.

Tenured and tenure-track track faculty members teach two courses each semester and enjoy a generous sabbatical policy. The department is housed in a recently constructed, LEED® certified, 400,000 square foot science and engineering building with state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities. Details about the Department of Computer Science can be found at

Located in the vibrant community of Northampton, MA, Smith College is the largest independent women's college in the country and is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research across the liberal arts. A faculty of outstanding scholars interact with students in small classes, as advisors, and through student-faculty research projects. The Five College Consortium, comprised of Smith, Amherst, Mount Holyoke, and Hampshire Colleges and the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, provides a rich intellectual and cultural life and broad collegial opportunities.

Submit application at a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statements on research and teaching interests, and three confidential letters of recommendation.   Applications submitted before October 15, 2017 will receive full consideration.

Diversifying the student body, faculty, administration, staff, and curriculum is crucial to the mission and vision for the College. We are committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in the application process for individuals with disabilities and encourage applicants to request any needed accommodation(s). We value and are committed to a host of diverse populations and cultures, including, but not limited to, those based on ability, age, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, and veteran status.

Smith College is an EO/AA/Vet/Disability Employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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