Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (Tenure Track)

Louisiana State University (LSU)
Baton Rouge , Louisiana 70803
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The Division of Computer Science and Engineering within the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at Louisiana State University (LSU) - Baton Rouge invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position beginning August 2020. Our focus area of hiring is computer networking. Strong candidates in collaborative areas related with computer networking research and commitment to teaching networking courses are also encouraged to apply. Exceptionally qualified candidates in other areas of computer science will also be considered.          

About LSU's School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science:

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science is comprised of the Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) Division and the Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) Division. The CSE division ( has a strong record in research and graduate training (MS and PhD degrees), with ongoing federal, state and industry-funded research projects in several key areas of computer science. The CSE division offers multiple concentration/specialization options in the undergraduate program, including cloud computing and networking. Excellent opportunities exist for collaboration with the ECE division and other departments in the College of Engineering, and the Center for Computation and Technology. LSU-HPC provides state-of-the-art supercomputing and storage facilities enabling research collaborations across diverse fields.

Job Responsibilities:

Include establishing a vigorous, externally funded research program, publishing in highly ranked journals and conference proceedings, supervising graduate students, and teaching graduate and undergraduate courses in the applicant’s area of specialization, and serving on committees in the division, college, and professional societies. The position will be 50% teaching and 50% research.


Required Qualifications:

The successful applicant will possess a Ph.D. in Computer Science or other relevant discipline and will have a record of published research and the ability to attract funding. Applicants who are all but dissertation (A.B.D.) and will complete the Ph.D. by the time of appointment will be considered. Women and minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Special Instructions:

Please attach 3 References, Email and Mailing Address, CV,  and Teaching and Research Statement to you application on the LSU Career site.

Additional Information: 

Background Check - An offer of employment is contingent on a satisfactory pre-employment background check.

Benefits - LSU offers outstanding benefits to eligible employees and their dependents including health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts; retirement options; various leave options; paid holidays; wellness benefits; tuition exemption for qualified positions; training and development opportunities; employee discounts; and more!

LSU is committed to diversity and is an equal opportunity / equal access employer.

Questions or concerns can be directed to the LSU Human Resources Management Office at 225-578-8200 or emailed


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Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering (Tenure Track)

Louisiana State University (LSU)
Baton Rouge , Louisiana 70803

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