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Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Computer Science

The School of Computing (SoC) at Clemson University invites applications for a tenure-track or tenured faculty position in its Computer Science (CS) Division. Candidates from all areas of computer science will be considered. The current areas of research strength include algorithms, cloud computing, computer systems, cybersecurity, data science, machine learning, networking, scientific computing, and software engineering. Candidates in both complementary and existing research areas are welcome to apply.

The school includes 44 faculty, of which 36 are tenured or tenure-track. Faculty resides in one of four divisions: Computer Science, Visual Computing, Human-Centered Computing, and Faculty of Instruction. The school enrolls 800+ undergraduate and 250+ graduate students. The School offers BA and BS degrees in Computer Science, BS in Computer Information Systems, PhD and MS in Computer Science, MFA and MS in Digital Production Arts, PhD in Human-Centered Computing, and PhD and MS in Biomedical Data Science & Informatics.

Clemson is the public land grant institution of South Carolina and is classified in the highest research category by the Carnegie Foundation. Clemson enrolls nearly 24,000 students, including over 5,000 ethnic minorities and 1,500 international students. In Fall 2018, Clemson has over 18,600 undergraduate and 4,800 graduate students. Research and economic development activities are enhanced by public-private partnerships at three innovation campuses and six research and education centers located throughout South Carolina. Clemson University is ranked 24th among public national universities by U.S. News & World Report. We are fully committed to a culturally diverse faculty and student body.

Successful candidates should have an earned doctorate by the start date of August 15th, 2019 in computer science or a related area. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications. We value diversity and thus strongly encourage applications from exceptional scholars who can also contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community through research, teaching, and service.

The anticipated start date is August 15, 2019, though an earlier date is possible. Application review will begin February 15, 2019, and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should upload a cover letter, current vitae, research statement, teaching statement and the names and addresses of three references to: (Computer Science)

Applicants whose interests overlap positions are encouraged to submit separate applications to each appropriate division for maximum consideration.

If you have a particular need to contact us, please contact Christy Babb (cbabb) at

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