Faculty Position - Privacy/Security


The Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University (NCSU) seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Privacy and/or Security starting August 16, 2018.

Successful privacy and/or security candidates must have a strong commitment to academic and research excellence, and an outstanding research record commensurate with the expectations of a major research university. Required credentials include a doctorate in Computer Science or a related field. Candidates with exceptional research records of all levels are encouraged to apply.  The department is one of the largest and oldest in the country. It is part of a top US College of Engineering, and has excellent and extensive ties with industry and government laboratories.  The department’s research expenditures are amongst the top in the nation with recognition of our impact in the areas of security, systems, software engineering, educational informatics, networking, and games.  For example, we have one of the largest concentrations of NSF Early Career Award winners (24 of our current or former faculty have received one).

NCSU is located in Raleigh, the capital of North Carolina, which forms one vertex of the world-famous Research Triangle Park (RTP). RTP is an innovative environment, both as a metropolitan area with one of the most diverse industrial bases in the world, and as a center of excellence promoting technology and science. The Research Triangle area is routinely recognized in nationwide surveys as one of the best places to live in the U.S. We have the diversity normally associated with a much larger city, while enjoying outstanding public schools, affordable housing, and great weather, all in proximity to the mountains and the seashore.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received. The positions will remain open until suitable candidates are identified. Applicants are encouraged to apply by December 15, 2017.  Applicants should submit the following materials online at http://jobs.ncsu.edu (reference position number 00103888) cover letter, curriculum vitae, research statement, teaching statement, and names and complete contact information of four references, including email addresses and phone numbers. Candidates can obtain information about the department and its research programs, as well as more detail about the position advertised here at http://www.csc.ncsu.edu/. Inquiries may be sent via email to: security-search@csc.ncsu.edu.

NCSU is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In addition, NCSU welcomes all persons without regard to sexual orientation or genetic information. Individuals with disabilities requiring disability-related accommodations in the application and interview process please call (919) 515-3148.

Final candidates are subject to criminal & sex offender background checks. Some vacancies also require credit or motor vehicle checks. If highest degree is from an institution outside of the U.S., final candidates are required to have their degree verified at www.wes.org. Degree must be obtained prior to start date.

NC State University participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.


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