CIS Tenure or Tenure-track Positions 2020

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CIS Tenure or Tenure-track Positions 2020

Philadelphia, PA
Open Date:
Sep 16, 2019

The School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania is growing its faculty by 33% over a five year period. As part of this initiative, the Department of Computer and Information Science is engaged in an aggressive, multi-year hiring effort for several tenure-track positions at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor levels, with an emphasis on junior appointments.

We seek individuals with stellar research achievement and potential, who will excel in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses and take a position of international leadership in defining their field of study. Leadership in cross-disciplinary collaborations is of particular interest. Successful applicants will find Penn to be a stimulating environment conducive to professional growth. This position will start July 1, 2020.


Applicants must have a PhD in Computer Science or relevant discipline. We are looking for exceptional candidates in all areas of computer science, with special preference to computer security, machine learning, data science, and computer architecture. We are especially interested in candidates whose interests are aligned with the school’s strategic plan:

Application Instructions:

We seek individuals who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. To ensure full consideration, applicants are encouraged to apply by November 30th, 2019. However, applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and names of 4 references. Other supporting documents are optional.




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Posted: 9/17/2019
Application Due: 12/16/2019
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