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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 



Promoting Interdisciplinary Collaboration to Address the Global Climate Crisis

September 25, 2023

Dr. Costis Toregas has been invited to speak at the 2024 World Environmental Education Congress on the role artificial intelligence and smart technologies play in connecting people to create a sustainable tomorrow.

Computer Science Alum Named President of the National Taiwan University of Arts

September 12, 2023

GW Engineering and Computer Science Department alumni Dr. Shih-kai Chung was recently named the 12th president of the National Taiwan University of Arts!

Serving Understudied Communities Through Computer Security and Privacy Research

August 29, 2023

Congratulations to a team from the Computer Science Department on winning a Distinguished Paper Award at the 2023 IEEE Symposium on Security and Privacy!