Assistant/Associate/Full Professor, Educator, Department of Computer Science

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors >

You are invited to submit an application to be considered for a position with more than one opening. The number of positions varies depending on the needs of the department. Rank and compensation will be based on experience and academic credentials.

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About the DepartmentThe Department of Computer Science (CS) offers ABET accredited undergraduate programs in Computer Science. The department also has graduate programs that confer Master of Science, Master of Engineering, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. For more information regarding the CS Department, please see the following link:

The University of Cincinnati is a major research university in an urban and diverse community. The university’s research portfolio includes a broad range of activities spanning physical, social and life sciences, engineering, medicine and informatics. These positions will provide an opportunity to form collaborative relationships within the college, across the university, and with regional industry.

Job OverviewThe University of Cincinnati (UC), College of Engineering and Applied Science invites applications to fill up to two full-time educator-track faculty positions in the Department of Computer Science (CS). Rank, salary and startup funding commensurate with credentials.

Candidates in two disciplines will be considered: (1) Computer Science - including, but not limited to, cloud computing, software engineering, computer networks, databases, data structures, engineering data structures, introduction to computer systems, object-oriented programming, and/or introduction to programming. (2) Computer Engineering – including, but not limited to, embedded systems, computer networks, software and systems engineering, and/or computer architecture.

Essential Functions
    Teach graduate and/or undergraduate courses related to the candidate’s area of expertise in a traditional classroom setting.Participate in service-related activities, such as departmental and/or college committee membership.Advise graduate and undergraduate students.May participate in curriculum and course development, including distance learning classes and e-learning experiences.
Minimum Requirements

Prior to effective date of the appointment, a PhD degree in Computer Science or a related field is required.

Application Process

Please complete an online application and upload the listed documents below via the Additional Documents option:

  • Cover letter
  • Current Curriculum vitae
  • A one-page narrative describing your teaching philosophy
  • Three (3) professional references

References will only be contacted for those candidates who are selected for the short list. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Compensation and Benefits

UC offers a wide array of complementary and affordable benefit options, to meet the financial, educational, health, and wellness needs of you and your family. Eligibility varies by position and FTE.

  • Competitive salary range dependent on the candidate's experience.
  • Comprehensive insurance plans including medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage.
  • Flexible spending accounts and an award-winning employee wellness program, plus an employee assistance program.
  • Financial security via our life and long-term disability insurance, accident and illness insurance, and retirement savings plans.
  • Generous paid time off work options including vacation, sick leave, annual holidays, and winter season days in addition to paid parental leave.
  • Tuition remission is available for employees and their eligible dependents.
  • Enjoy discounts for on and off-campus activities and services.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

To learn more about why UC is a great place to work, please visit our careers page at


The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

For questions about the UC recruiting process or to request accommodations with the application, please contact Human Resources at

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

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