Multiple Tenure-Track/Tenured Positions in Computer Science - Open Rank

Organization/Institution: Stony Brook University

Department: Department of Computer Science

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 2020. Exceptionally qualified junior and senior candidates in all areas of Computer Science are invited to apply. Candidates in the following areas are particularly encouraged: 1) theory and algorithms, including quantum computing; 2) machine learning, natural language processing, and data science; 3) computational biology and bioinformatics, 4) verification, formal methods, and programming languages. 

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 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). Detailed information on the Department can be found on the Department website:

Stony Brook University is home to many highly-ranked graduate research programs. The campus is located about 50 miles from New York City on Long Island’s scenic North Shore. Stony Brook University is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities (AAU) and co-manager of nearby Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), a Department of Energy multidisciplinary research laboratory.

Applications Instructions

New applicants should apply online at: Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the positions are filled. If you have already applied in our old hiring site and wish to update the application, that site is at

Any questions related to hiring should be sent to

Stony Brook University/SUNY is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer.