The Department of Computer Science in the Schaefer School of Engineering and Science (SES) at Stevens Institute of Technology (Stevens) invites applications for the position of Professor in Computer Science and Director of the Stevens Institute for Artificial Intelligence (SIAI). SIAI is a new, interdisciplinary research center that brings together over 50 faculty members from most schools and departments of Stevens. Qualified individuals will also be considered for an endowed chair position within SES. Candidates for this position should have earned a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related discipline and should apply at least at the rank of associate professor. For more information on SIAI, see: https://www.stevens.edu/siai
The Director of SIAI is expected to have a record of quality research, demonstrated leadership in building and managing a research enterprise, strong interest and ability in promoting sponsored research programs and mentoring faculty of all backgrounds, commitment to excellence in teaching a diverse student body, and strategic vision.
Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. All applications must be submitted electronically at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/stevens. Applicants should submit their curriculum vitae, a research plan, teaching interests and philosophy, and at least three reference letters. For any inquiries, please contact the Search Committee Chair, Professor Philippos Mordohai at Philippos.Mordohai@stevens.edu.
The Department of Computer Science is home to 26 full-time faculty members, including nine hired in the last three years, approximately 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students and will be the prime occupant of the Institute’s new $45 million state-of-the-art academic building. Faculty research is supported by the NSF, NIH, NSA, ONR, DARPA, and other federal and private funding sources and is carried out by a vibrant group of Ph.D. students, which has grown by 50% in the last few years.
Stevens Institute of Technology is a private university located in Hoboken, New Jersey. The 55-acre campus is on the Hudson River across from midtown Manhattan within a few minutes from NYC via public transportation. Stevens’ superb location offers excellent opportunities for collaboration with nearby universities and major corporate research laboratories.
The Department of Computer Science is committed to increasing the diversity of the campus community. Stevens is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is building a diverse faculty, staff and student body and strongly encourages applications from female and minority candidates as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities. Stevens is an NSF ADVANCE institution committed to equitable practices and policies.