Faculty Job Openings in Computer Science and Engineering

Penn State University

University Park Campus
Campus City:
University Park, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
open until filled
Job Number:
Work Unit:
College of Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering


Applications are invited for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at all ranks. Multiple positions are open in theoretical computer science, with specific interests in quantum computing and cryptography. Multiple positions are open in computer architecture/hardware systems, software systems, neuromorphic architectures and big data biological applications. Outstanding candidates in all areas of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) will be considered. For big data biological applications, CSE is encouraging applicants who develop computer science and engineering approaches such as data analytics, learning, or knowledge extraction from healthcare or biology-related datasets. Application areas of interest include, but are not limited to, computational biology, genomics, metabolomics, and "omics" in general. In neuromorphic architectures, we are interested in candidates working in collaboration with neuroscientists on devices and architectures. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to join the interdisciplinary Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences and to supervise students from interdisciplinary graduate programs. Applicants should hold a Ph.D. in computer science, computer engineering, or a closely related field and should be committed to excellence in both research and teaching. We encourage applications from individuals from underrepresented groups, and dual career couples. Applicants should submit a statement of professional interests, curriculum vitae, and the names and email addresses of four references. Please submit these items in a single PDF file electronically. Full consideration will be given to applications submitted by January 15, 2018. Applications will continue to be accepted until all positions are filled. E-mail your questions regarding the application process to recruiting@cse.psu.edu. Penn State is a premier public research, land grant university. The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is part of the School of EECS in the College of Engineering. The department conducts world-class research in a wide range of areas, including collaborative research that crosses several disciplinary boundaries. We are looking for candidates who will add to the department`s diverse culture and research strengths. The University is located in the beautiful town of State College, which is ranked one of the best college towns in the U.S. The area offers a wide variety of cultural and outdoor recreational activities, and outstanding University events, from collegiate sports to fine arts productions. The public high school is nationally ranked by U.S. News and World Report.

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088