Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and Electrical Engineering

  • Syracuse University
  • Syracuse, NY, USA
  • Oct 27, 2021
Full time Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems Engineering & Applied Sciences

Job Description


Assistant Professor, Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, and Electrical Engineering


Syracuse University’s Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) ( in the College of Engineering and Computer Science ( invites applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor position who are committed to innovative teaching, inclusive excellence, and interdisciplinary collaboration.


The position targets the areas in Quantum Information Science, in particular in Quantum Engineering. A successful faculty will bring expertise in fostering collaborations between Quantum Engineering and other existing research in EECS and Physics departments. However, all areas of Quantum Information Science related to EECS will be considered, including Quantum Device and Systems Engineering, Quantum Computing Theory, Quantum Verification and Validation, and Post Quantum Cryptography.


The faculty hired will build on our existing strengths and participate in an organized interdisciplinary research cluster known as Quantum Information Science (QIS) Cluster. QIS spans multiple departments in the College of Arts and Sciences (Physics and Chemistry departments) and the College of Engineering and Computer Science (Electrical Engineering and Computer Science department)




Preferred and Required Qualifications

Qualifications & Responsibilities

Candidates must have earned a doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related discipline. We strongly encourage candidates' applications with a demonstrated commitment to diversity, inclusion, and excellence in both teaching and research. Syracuse University is a Carnegie R1 ranked (highest research activity classification) university that “aspires to be a pre-eminent and inclusive student-focused research university.”


Application Details

How to Apply

For full consideration, candidates must complete an online application and electronically attach a cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and contact information of three professional references through (job# 076026). To be competitive, we strongly encourage candidates to apply early. The review of applications will continue until the position is filled. For additional information, please contact the search committee via email at


Syracuse University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to equality of opportunity and a diverse workforce. Women, military veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of other traditionally underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.


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