Assistant Professor of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Georgetown University invites applications for a tenure-track position in Computer Science at the Assistant Professor level. We are particularly interested in applicants with expertise in large-scale data analytics, which includes web analytics, data science, database, data mining, machine learning, applied algorithms, data and visual analytic systems, or related fields. A successful candidate is one who has demonstrated ability to conduct high-quality research in one or more of the areas of interest and has the potential to excel in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The proposed start date is August 2015.  

Required Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field. The degree must be completed before August 2015.

Applications received by January 15, 2015, will receive full consideration for first-round interviews though later applications are welcome.

Georgetown University, which attracts some of the very best students in the country and world, is located in the heart Washington, D.C., a city that provides opportunities to connect with government agencies as well as high-tech industries.


Submission InstructionsAs we expect a large number of applications, we ask that you carefully follow the instructions below when submitting your material. Please note that incomplete or improperly formatted applications may not be considered.

Complete applications will consist of a single PDF file. The file will be named in the format:



       <Name> is your full name separated by underscores

       <Nonce> is a random 4 digit number of your choosing.

The single PDF file attached should contain:

  •        A cover letter
  •        Your current curriculum vitae
  •        Your teaching statement
  •        Your research statement
  •        Names and contact information for four references

Please do not have references send letters. We will request letters as necessary.

After preparing your file, please send it by email to:

Questions can be sent to the same address. Receipt of applications will be promptly acknowledged by email. Please send a note if you do not receive a reply within three business days.

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or other categories protected by law.