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School of Computer Science
Faculty Hiring
For positions beginning Fall 2016

Hiring in the following tracks:
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Tenure & Research Track
Teaching Track
Postdoctoral Fellowship

Tenure & Research Track Positions

The School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University seeks faculty candidates with a strong interest in research, outstanding academic credentials, and an earned Ph.D. Candidates for tenure-track appointments should also have a strong interest in graduate and undergraduate education.

We particularly encourage applications from candidates who have a demonstrated track record in mentoring and nurturing female and under-represented minority students.

The latest deadline among any of our areas is Feb 1, 2016. For specific deadlines, please see the site below that is most closely aligned with your interests.

The School of Computer Science consists of seven departments, spanning a wide range of topics in computer science and the application of computers to real-world systems. We anticipate that all of our departments will be prepared to review applications within the next few days. Meanwhile, you can find out about the departmental hiring plans for departments that are actively considering applicants by clicking on a department below.

Computational Biology Department

Computer Science Department

Human Computer Interaction Institute

Institute for Software Research - Societal Computing

Institute for Software Research - Software Engineering

Language Technologies Institute

Machine Learning Department

Robotics Institute

Submit Your Tenure or Research Track Application


Teaching Track Positions

The School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University is seeking faculty candidates for teaching track positions. Individuals seeking this position will be responsible for leading the growth of our curriculum, including improving educational outcomes and extending our reach.

Teaching track faculty are responsible for teaching courses as well as overseeing broader aspects of the educational program. You should have a Ph.D., a background of demonstrated excellence and dedication to teaching, and must be prepared to teach large undergraduate lecture courses. You will also work with the existing faculty to improve and revise the curriculum.

Additionally, applicants are encouraged to submit a video sample of their teaching, demonstrating their excellence. We particularly encourage applications from candidates who have a demonstrated track record in mentoring and nurturing female and under-represented minority students. We anticipate that departments seeking teaching track applicants will be prepared to review applications within the next few days. Meanwhile, you can find out about the departmental hiring plans for departments that are actively considering applicants by clicking on a department below.

The latest deadline among any of our areas is Feb 1, 2016. For specific deadlines, please see the site below that is most closely aligned with your interests.

Computer Science Department

Institute for Software Research

Submit Your Teaching Track Application


Mark Stehlik Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship

Applications are invited for the Mark Stehlik Postdoctoral Teaching Fellowship in the School of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University. This is a high-profile, one-year position, beginning Fall 2016, with a possibility of renewal for a second year. We seek recent Ph.D. recipients in computer science with a strong interest, and demonstrated promise in teaching, who would like to gain teaching experience in a vibrant environment with a dynamic curriculum and excellent students. Candidates should have the ability to teach at all levels in the undergraduate curriculum.

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Carnegie Mellon University
School of Computer Science
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updated 01.06.2016