Assistant/Associate Professor in Computer Science and Engineering

  • American University in Cairo
  • Cairo, Egypt
  • Feb 12, 2024
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description


Company Description:

Founded in 1919, AUC moved to a new 270-acre state-of-the-art campus in New Cairo in 2008. The University also operates in its historic downtown facilities, offering cultural events, graduate classes, and continuing education. Student housing is available in New Cairo. Among the premier universities in the region, AUC is Middle States accredited; its Engineering programs are accredited by ABET, its Chemistry program is accredited by the Canadian Society for Chemistry, and the School of Business is accredited by AACSB, AMBA and EQUIS. The AUC Libraries contain the largest English-language research collection in the region and are an active and integral part of the University's pursuit of excellence in all academic and scholarly programs. AUC is an English-medium institution.


Job Description:

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering invites applications for a full-time faculty position in one of the following areas: Computer Engineering or Software Engineering. Computer Engineering areas of interest include but are not limited to: Computer Organization, Digital Design, Computer Architecture, and Embedded Systems. Exceptional candidates from other areas will be considered. Preference is given to Assistant and Associate Professor applications. The candidate is expected to teach and conduct research, play an active role in the department, the school, and university service activities, and actively cooperate with other faculty within the Department. Interdisciplinary, applied research, and a North American experience is a plus.

Preferred and Required Qualifications


Applicants should hold a PhD or equivalent in computing or a related domain. Successful candidates should have an ongoing program of research and publication, have strong leadership capability or potential and proven skills in high quality teaching. Mastery of the English language is required. Industrial experience is a plus.


Additional Information:

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The position is for Fall 2024. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


Application Instructions:

All applicants must submit the following documents via the online system:

An updated CV that includes a comprehensive list of publications; a letter of interest; a completed AUC Personnel Information Form (PIF); a copy of the graduate transcript, copies of most significant publications; and three references with contact information need to be provided.


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