The Department of Computer Science at The George Washington University is seeking applicants for one tenure-track/tenured faculty position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor, starting Fall 2013. Applicants in all areas of Computer Science are welcome. Applicants who will enhance or complement our current strengths are especially encouraged to apply.

All applicants must have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science or a closely related field. The successful candidate must complete all degree requirements for Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field by August 15, 2013. Applicants must have outstanding research credentials, demonstrated ability or potential for attracting research funding, and demonstrated teaching excellence or potential.

Application Procedure: To be considered, applicants must submit an online application. The application should contain a brief cover letter indicating the area and rank of interest, a curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, names and contact information for at least three references.. When requested, reference letters should be emailed to cssearch@gwu.edu. There is no deadline, but review of applications will begin December 2, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. Only complete applications will be considered.

The Department of Computer Science offers B.S., B.A., M.S. and Ph.D. degree programs in Computer Science, and an M.S. degree program in Cybersecurity. Embarked on a rapid growth process, the Department has hired nine tenure-track professors in the past four years, plans to continue hiring for the next several years, and will soon be housed in a $275M, 500,000 sq. ft., state-of-the-art building along with other engineering and natural science departments. Currently, the Department has 20 regular faculty members, numerous affiliated and adjunct faculty members, and over 650 students. Its educational and research programs are in security, systems, networks, graphics with biomedical applications, AI, robotics, machine learning, NLP, imaging, and search, with funding from various agencies such as NSF, DOD, NIH and others. Part of a mid-size private university, the Department prides itself on excellent research, quality education, and low student-teacher ratio. Its location in the heart of the nation's capital provides the faculty close access to many Federal funding agencies and research labs, and affords the whole university community unique cultural and intellectual opportunities. For further information, please refer to http://www.cs.gwu.edu.

The George Washington University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.