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New CS Assistant Professor Faculty Openings

The Department of Computer Science at The George Washington University invites applications to join the tenure-track faculty at the Assistant Professor level with an anticipated start date of Fall 2024. The search is open to strong candidates in any area of Computer Science. New faculty will join a diverse, vibrant and research active department that is housed in a new $275m building that encourages interdisciplinary efforts across many fields.

The School of Engineering and Applied Science is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty and staff. Moreover, it has one of the highest percentages of women engineering students nationally. We welcome applications from women, members of underrepresented groups, veterans, and individuals with disabilities. We also welcome applicants who would bring additional aspects of diversity to the university’s research, teaching and service missions.

The George Washington University is the largest academic institution in the nation’s capital. The exceptional location affords the GW community unique cultural and intellectual opportunities. This region affords close access to many federal funding agencies, research laboratories, and one of the largest concentrations of technology companies in the nation, supporting high impact research agendas and creating opportunities for professional couples.


Apply here: https://www.gwu.jobs/postings/105987

or contact [email protected] with any questions.


Upcoming Events 



Hong Xuan wins 2019 GW Research Days competition award

April 16, 2019

At the 2019 GW Research Days competition, CS graduate student Hong Xuan won an AccelerateGW I-Corps Site Grant for his project, “Deep Randomized Ensembles for Image Retrieval.” Hong is advised by Dr. Robert Pless.

Samsara Counts’ research is featured in GW Today

April 16, 2019

CS senior Samsara Counts is the subject of the April 8 GW Today article “Computer Science for Social Good.” The article covers her effort to use deep learning methods to develop tools that help patients with eating disorders avoid triggering images online.

Sen. Ron Wyden opens Election Verification Network conference at GW

March 26, 2019

The Election Verification Network held its annual conference at GW’s Science and Engineering Hall on March 14-15.