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Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Requisition ID:  23465

Job Summary

The Department of Computer Science at Purdue University Fort Wayne (PFW) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor to begin the Fall semester of 2023. Outstanding candidates in all areas of Computer Science or Information Systems are encouraged to apply.

PFW is the largest university in northeast Indiana. The Computer Science department has ten tenured and tenure-track faculty, one visiting assistant professor, three full-time lecturers, and over 550 students in four undergraduate and graduate programs. The Department is ABET-accredited in Computer Science.


Requirements for the position are: hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a closely related field by the beginning of the 2023 fall semester; and a strong record of teaching effectiveness and research aligned with the CS Department’s mission (


Job Responsibilities include: a typical appointment at this rank consists of teaching undergraduate and/or graduate-level courses in Computer Science and Information Systems, engaging in scholarly endeavors, academic advising, and collaborating with the business community. Service to and engagement with the University, Department, and community is also required.

Application Process

Review of applications will begin on January 18, 2023, and continue until we fill the position. A complete application should include a cover letter, CV, 1-2 page research philosophy, 1-2 page teaching philosophy, copies of official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation. The application materials must be submitted electronically to the PFW faculty search portal at Candidates invited to interview on campus will be required to do a 45-60 minute instructional student presentation and a 45-60 minute research presentation. An official transcript is required upon acceptance of an offer. Further information about the Department can be found at

The CS department is committed to advancing diversity in all areas of faculty effort, including research, teaching, and service/engagement. Candidates should address at least one of these areas in their cover letter, indicating their past experiences, current interests or activities, and/or future goals to promote a climate that values diversity and inclusion.

PFW is an EEO/AA employer fully committed to achieving a diverse workforce. All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and protected veterans, are encouraged to apply. Employment is contingent on available funding and a satisfactory background records check.

Jan 27, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Fort Wayne

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