Career Opportunities
Faculty Positions in Quantum Computing and Theoretical Computer Science

Department of Computer Science
Stony Brook University

Stony Brook University’s Department of Computer Science invites applicants for multiple tenure-track/tenured faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate and Full Professors levels with an expected starting date of Fall 2021. Exceptionally qualified junior and senior candidates in all areas of Computer Science are invited to apply. The following areas are of particular interest: (1) Quantum computing/information science; (2) Theoretical computer science, specifically, algorithms and complexity theory and theory of machine learning.

The department values diversity and seeks candidates who can contribute to a welcoming climate for all students. We strongly encourage qualified women and minority candidates to apply. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related discipline.

The Department of Computer Science currently has over 50 full-time faculty members and is undergoing a period of rapid growth. In 2015 the department moved to a new state-of-the-art 70,000 sq ft building. The department is either home to or has significant collaborations with several interdisciplinary centers on campus, including the Institute for AI-Driven Discovery and Innovation, National Security Institute (NSI), Center for Visual Computing (CVC), Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology (CEWIT) and Institute of Advanced Computational Science (IACS).More information about the department is available from its web site

Applicants need to electronically submit a curriculum vitae, statements of teaching and research, and three letters of recommendation or evaluation.

Please apply here with the requested documents: .

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