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Assistant Professor (Computer Science-Cloud/SC)
or until filled
School of Computing-SIUC
College of Engineering-SIUC

The Computer Science Program of the School of Computing at Southern Illinois University Carbondale seeks applicants for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the areas of Cloud and Services Computing, starting August 16, 2023. Strong applicants in other Computer Science areas may be considered.

The School offers PhD, MS, BS and BA degrees in Computer Science. The selected individual will join a vibrant and collegiate School that has enjoyed continued success in research and education.

The selected candidate will teach courses at both the graduate and undergraduate levels in Computer Science, conduct high quality research and direct graduate student research in computer science, participate in activities that support the school's mission of teaching, research, and service.

  1. Ph.D. in computer science or related field. ABD applicants will be considered if all requirements for the PhD will be completed by August 15, 2023.  If all requirements for the PhD are not completed by this date, a term, non-tenure track appointment at a reduced rate of pay may be offered in accordance with University policy (
  2.  Evidence of high quality ongoing and future research.
  3. Teaching competency for computer science courses at both the undergraduate and graduate level.
  4. Specialty in Cloud and Services Computing, or strong applicants in other specialized areas will be considered.

Special Instructions for Applicants:  A cover letter is required and must be uploaded to your application along with a curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, research philosophy and copy of transcripts. Please upload the philosophies as document type "other".

References (please list three on the application) will be sent an email to upload a letter of recommendation. Please advise your references that the email will come from

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For full consideration, please submit your application by the deadline date.

Southern Illinois University Carbondale is a Carnegie Doctoral Research University. SIU Carbondale is located in the forested areas of Shawnee Hills, 100 miles southeast of St. Louis, MO. The university is known for its efforts in improving opportunity,
inclusivity, sustainability and the ecological beauty of the campus and surrounding community. Information about SIU Carbondale and its surrounding community can be found at:
Cover Letter, Curriculum Vitae, Other, Transcripts
Constance Kleven

SIU Carbondale, member of the SIU System, is an anti-racist community that opposes racism, discrimination and inequity in any form, and embraces diversity, inclusion, equity, and justice for all people.

SIU Carbondale is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of
individuals with disabilities and protected veterans that strives to enhance its
ability to develop a diverse faculty and staff and to increase its potential to
serve a diverse student population. All applications are welcomed
and encouraged and will receive consideration.