Computer Science Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty

Texas Christian University
Department of Computer Science
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Faculty Position Available


The Department of Computer Science at Texas Christian University (TCU) invites applications for a tenure-track assistant professor position beginning Fall 2020. Applicants should have an earned Ph.D. in Computer Science or closely related field from an accredited institution by the start of the employment date. Applicants must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and must have a strong commitment to teaching, research, and service.

All applicants with a background in traditional areas of computer science will be considered; however, special consideration will be given to applicants with expertise in database systems, computer networks and security, mobile computing, web technologies, and programming languages. Women and minorities are especially encouraged to apply.

Applicants for the position will be expected to teach a wide variety of courses at the undergraduate level and should be willing to supervise undergraduate research projects. Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate computing courses in the Department's programs in Computer Science (COSC) and Computer Information Technology (CITE), advising and mentoring majors in those programs, and conducting research and engaging in scholarship in the applicant’s area of specialization. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Additional information is available at

TCU uses an online application protocol administered by Human Resources. All application materials: cover letter, curriculum vitae, representative publications, detailed research plans, and a statement of teaching philosophy and interests must be submitted electronically at

Three confidential letters of recommendation should be emailed directly from the reviewer or dossier service to:  Do not send documents directly to the Department.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Should you have any inquiry, please contact

TCU ( is a private, coeducational university within easy reach of many centers of business and research located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex (DFW). As an AA/EEO employer, TCU recruits, hires, and promotes qualified persons in all job classifications without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ethnic origin, disability, genetic information, covered veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.