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Multiple Open-Rank, Tenured or Tenure-Track Faculty Positions Computer Science and Engineering

University of South Carolina

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College of Engineering and Computing – Department of Computer Science and Engineering


Multiple Open-Rank, Tenured or Tenure-Track Faculty Positions


The College of Engineering and Computing at the University of South Carolina is in the process of expanding its tenured and tenure-track faculty members. As part of this growth, the Department of Computer Science and Engineering ( seeks dynamic new tenured and tenure-track faculty members (at all ranks) for Fall 2018. Applicants should possess a Ph.D. degree in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely-related field, and a demonstrated record of research accomplishments. The successful candidate will be expected to develop internationally-recognized, externally-funded research programs that complement existing departmental strengths. We also desire candidates whose expertise aligns with vital cross-cutting initiatives identified by the College. For details on these initiatives, please visit:

In alignment with these initiatives, research themes of particular interest to the Department are those related to Smart & Connected Communities, Transformative Computing, Healthcare Transformations, and Smart & Agile Manufacturing. Areas of special interest include: smart technologies, deep learning, adaptive & resilient cybersecurity, computational science methods, high-performance computing, computer architecture, artificial intelligence, cyber-physical systems, wireless networking, mobile computing, software engineering, and human-computer interaction.

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering offers B.S. degrees in Computer Science, in Computer Information Systems, and in Computer Engineering; M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science and in Computer Engineering; M.S. degrees in Software Engineering and in Information Security; and a Graduate Certificate in Cyber Security Studies. The Department has 23 full-time faculty members (11 of whom are NSF CAREER Award recipients), an undergraduate enrollment of 921 students, and a graduate enrollment of 168 students.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2017 and continue until positions are filled. Expected start date is August 16, 2018. Interested applicants will apply online at with: (1) a letter of intent, (2) curriculum vitae, (3) a concise description of research plans, (4) a teaching plan, and (5) names & contact information of 3-5 references.

Questions about the departmental search may be directed to:

            Department of Computer Science

and Engineering

Dr. John Rose, Professor and

Faculty Search Committee Chair             

(803) 777-2405


Finally, for those interested in applying for faculty positions in other programs/departments at the College of Engineering and Computing, please follow the application links below.


The University of South Carolina is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities or decisions for qualified persons on the basis of race, sex, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, genetics, sexual orientation or veteran status. Minorities and women are encouraged to apply. USC is responsive to the needs of dual career couples.