Location: Stony Brook, NY
Open Date: Sept 29, 2023
Deadline: April 15, 2024 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time


Stony Brook University’s Department of Computer Science invites applicants for a non tenure track teaching faculty position with an expected start date of Fall 2024. The selected candidate will hold the official title of Lecturer with a business title of assistant/associate/full professor of practice contingent upon qualifications. The selected candidate should hold an MS or Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related discipline and should have a strong commitment to teaching.

The selected candidate is expected to teach introductory and advanced undergraduate courses in Computer Science, and possibly graduate courses, depending on experience and interests.  We are specifically interested in hearing from candidates with expertise and teaching interest in introductory or advanced programming, systems programming, web, software engineering, or networking. Engaging in scholarly research and mentorship of graduate students are encouraged but not mandatory. 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.


Required Qualifications

An MS or Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related discipline

Preferred Qualifications

Expertise and teaching interest in introductory or advanced programming, systems programming, web, software engineering, or networking. Experience in engaging in scholarly research and mentorship of graduate students.

Application Instructions

Please apply here with your required documents as listed below: http://apply.interfolio.com/130509

  • 1) Cover Letter
  • 2) Curriculum Vitae
  • 3) Teaching Statement
  • 4) Research Statement
  • 5) Three letters of recommendation or evaluation

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Applicant inquiries can be emailed to:  recruit@cs.stonybrook.edu

Department Description: The Department of Computer Science currently has close to 60 full-time faculty members and is undergoing a period of rapid growth. The department is housed in a new state-of-the-art 70,000 square feet building and also occupies parts of other buildings. The department is either home to or has significant partnerships with several interdisciplinary centers on campus with our faculty playing leadership roles.  They include 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 website www.cs.stonybrook.edu.

SBU campus Description: Stony Brook University, one of four research-intensive campuses within the State University of New York (SUNY) system, is widely regarded as its flagship. The University embraces its mission to provide comprehensive undergraduate, graduate, and professional education of the highest quality, and its rankings bear that out. It’s included among the top 1% of universities in the world by the 2018 QS World University Rankings and among the top 40 public universities by U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best Colleges rankings. It is a member of the prestigious Association of American Universities, composed of the top 62 research institutions in North America. As Long Island’s largest single-site employer, Stony Brook has nearly 15,000 full and part-time employees, including more than 2,700 faculty. It enrolled roughly 26,800 students in fall 2019 — 17,900 undergraduate students and 8,900 graduate students — and offers more than 200 majors, minors, and combined-degree programs. The Department of Athletics supports 18 Division I varsity intercollegiate athletic programs that compete at the highest level within the NCAA. Located approximately 60 miles east of Manhattan on Long Island’s beautiful North Shore, Stony Brook is situated on 1,454 wooded acres, encompassing 13 schools and colleges; a Research and Development Park; world-class athletics facilities, including an 8,300-seat stadium and a 4,000-seat arena; and Stony Brook Medicine, Long Island’s premier academic medical center. Also, part of the University is a teaching and research campus in Southampton, New York, which offers graduate arts programs and is the site of the Marine Sciences Center. In addition, Stony Brook has a role in running, and performs joint research with, Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), the only Department of Energy Laboratory in the Northeast. Home to the Emerson String Quartet, the Pollock Krasner House in East Hampton, NY, and the Humanities Institute, with endeavors that extend to the Turkana Basin Institute in Kenya and the Ranomafana National Park in Madagascar, Stony Brook sustains an international reputation that cuts across the arts, humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences.

Special Notes:

This is a non-tenure-track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously.

The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation. 

In accordance with the Title II Crime Awareness and Security Act, a copy of our crime statistics is available upon request by calling (631) 632- 6350. It can also be viewed online at the University Police website at http://www.stonybrook.edu/police.