Assistant Professor of Computer Science, Tenure-Track

Arcadia University
Fairfax, VA
Closing date
Dec 3, 2022

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Science, Computer Science and IT, Computer Science
Organization Type
Job Description: Arcadia University's College of Arts and Sciences invites applications for a tenure track Assistant Professorship in Computer Science starting September 2023.

Consideration of applications will begin on January 15, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled. Information about Arcadia University's Department of Computer Science and Mathematics is available at


Faculty are expected to be able to perform as excellent teachers and researchers, provide service to the University and the community, and to achieve these goals with the highest professional and ethical standards.
Develop curriculum, advise students, and publish in peer-reviewed publications.
Contribute through their teaching, research, service, and/or lived experiences to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Demonstrate commitment to helping students succeed through engagement in and out of the classroom.


Doctoral degree in any area of Computer Science is preferred; promising ABDs and candidates with relevant Master's degree and exceptional professional experience will also be considered.
Evidence of excellence in and commitment to teaching, and ability to teach a wide range of computer science courses.
An ongoing research program with a record of publications in peer reviewed journals; candidate open to including undergraduates in their research is preferred.
Experience in Human-Computer Interaction or Data Science is preferred.
A commitment to high-quality instruction in a student-centered environment is expected.
Ability to demonstrate sensitivity and knowledge about diversity, equity, and inclusion and embrace opportunities for continued growth in cultural competence is expected.
The college serves racially and ethnically-diverse students from different socio-economic backgrounds, first-generation college students, and a significant international student population. Demonstrated commitment to inclusive excellence inside and outside of the classroom is particularly welcome and the Arcadia University Center for Teaching, Learning, and Mentoring is available to support this work.

Application Instructions:

Interested candidates should apply online at where they will submit:

Cover Letter
Curriculum vita
Statement of Teaching Philosophy
Statement of Current Research Interests
A statement of interest demonstrating examples of ways you will incorporate our values in your teaching and scholarly work through application, methodology, content, and/or inclusion of students from diverse backgrounds pursuing research/creative work.The candidate should also initiate three letters of recommendation to be submitted to; questions can also be directed to that email address.

Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to the hiring manager. Due to the volume of applications received, communication will generally be limited to candidates selected for additional consideration.
Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.

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