Department Seeks to Hire Faculty Members

Posted On November 5, 2019
Categories Department News

The Department of Computer Science invites applications for multiple faculty positions to begin in August 2020.

Assistant/Associate Professor (Cybersecurity)

Applicants should have technical and methodological expertise related to cybersecurity detection and prevention. All areas within cybersecurity will be considered, with special consideration given to candidates with expertise in AI, machine learning, and text, image, and video processing. For more details or to apply for the position, visit

Assistant Professor (Data Science)

Applicants must be able to contribute to vibrant research growth in data science, including data mining, machine learning, information retrieval, cybersecurity, privacy, big data, data visualization, computer vision, and natural language processing. For more details or to apply for the position, visit

Lecturers (Multiple Positions)

Lecturers provide high-quality teaching in introductory as well as advanced undergraduate computer science and data science courses to a large and diverse student population. For more details or to apply for the position, visit

The Department of Computer Science’s Ph.D. program, with over 90 students, is nationally competitive and ranks among the best in the Southeast, according to National Research Council data. Faculty have research strengths in data science, informatics, and cybersecurity. The M.S. program has over 100 students with recently introduced concentrations in security and privacy and in big data and machine learning. The B.S. program is the second largest in the university with over 1,900 majors. Computer Science seeks high-energy scholars with a commitment to undergraduate/graduate computer science education, strong potential for securing external funding, and interest in collaborative and interdisciplinary research.

Georgia State University, the largest in the state of Georgia and an enterprising R1 university located in the center of Atlanta, is a national leader in using innovation to drive student success and research growth. Georgia State University provides its world-class faculty and more than 52,000 students unsurpassed research, teaching, and learning opportunities. The university is located in the heart of one of the largest and most racially and ethnically diverse metropolitan areas in the Southeastern U.S.

We encourage applications from women, minorities, and individuals with a commitment to mentoring underrepresented demographics in the sciences.