Assistant or Associate Professor- Computer Science

CUNy John Jay College in New York

Deadline April 04, 2014
Date Posted February 7, 2014
Type Tenured, tenure track
Salary Commensurate with experience
Employment Type Full-time

Assistant or Associate Professor- Computer Science

Job ID: 10099

Job Title Name: Assistant or Associate Professor

Contract Title: Assistant or Associate Professor

Position Type: Regular/Full-Time

Closing Date: April 4, 2014

Compensation: Commensurate with experience and qualifications

College website:



The Mathematics & Computer Science Department of John Jay College of Criminal Justice invites applications for a tenure-track position for an assistant or associate professor to begin fall 2014. The successful candidate will teach courses in the new undergraduate Computer Science and Information Security major as well as in the Digital Forensics and Cybersecurity graduate program. Candidates working in all areas of computing will be considered; however, those who have an active research program that is related to computer security or digital forensics are of particular interest. Candidates should be willing to serve as research mentors to students in both the BS and MS programs and to contribute to the development of both programs. Candidates are expected to bring enthusiasm and demonstrated commitment to teaching and to develop and maintain an active research program that endeavors to obtain external funding.



John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is an internationally recognized leader in educating for justice, committed to the advancement of justice and just societies. It is a public liberal arts college that enriches the entire learning experience by highlighting themes of justice across the arts, sciences, humanities, and social sciences. Located steps from Lincoln Center at the cultural heart of New York City, the College offers bachelors and masters degrees and participates in the doctoral programs of the Graduate School of the City University of New York. John Jay College is also recognized for serving a broadly diverse student population. Under the leadership of its fourth president, Jeremy Travis, John Jay College has experienced unprecedented faculty hiring, an expansion of its curricular offerings, and the opening in 2011 of a new 600,000 square foot building complete with a black-box theatre, state-of-the-art lab space for students and faculty, a moot courtroom, and a variety of virtual learning settings. As evidenced by so many on-going developments, the College offers its many new faculty and staff the opportunity to shape the future of their institution.



Candidates are expected to have a Ph.D. in Computer Science at the time of appointment. Also required are the ability to teach successfully, demonstrated scholarship or achievement, and ability to cooperate with others for the good of the institution.



CUNY offers faculty a competitive compensation and benefits package covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.



CUNY offers a comprehensive benefits package to employees and eligible dependents based on job title and classification. Employees are also offered pension and Tax-Deferred Savings Plans.  Part-time employees must meet a weekly or semester work hour criteria to be eligible for health benefits. Health benefits are also extended to retirees who meet the eligibility criteria.



For more information and to apply please visit: Once you have registered or logged in with your user name and password please provide the following:  an application letter with statement of research and teaching interests, C.V., names of three references along with contact information, and proof of PhD or progress toward the degree.  All items to be uploaded must be combined in a single document, preferably in doc, docx. or pdf format.



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