Faculty Position - Networking


North Carolina State University
Department of Computer Science
Networking Faculty Positions


The Department of Computer Science at North Carolina State University (NCSU) seeks to fill a tenure-track faculty position in the area of Networking starting August, 16, 2019.  Areas of special interest include networking in support of  smartcities and smartcommunities, in support of datacenters and edge/core/fog cloud computing, virtualization of networks and virtualization using networks, network measurement, analytics, and forensics, network architecture and design for 5G, mmWave, THz, and other emerging technologies and standards. 

Successful candidate 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. While the department expects to hire at the Assistant Professor level, candidates with exceptional research records are encouraged to apply for a senior position. The department is one of the largest and oldest in the country. It is part of NCSU’s College of Engineering.  The department’s research expenditures and recognition have been growing steadily.   For example, we have one of the largest concentrations in the country of prestigious NSF Early Career Award winners (29 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. Our department is the single largest source of fresh out-of-school employees in the world for two of the largest companies in the Information Technology space, both of which are among our Super E-Partners, have representatives serving on our Strategic Advisory Board, and fund multiple faculty members with industry research grants every year. NCSU also offers unparalleled opportunities for cross-discipline collaboration. We currently house not one but two active NSF Engineering Research Centers. The Research Triangle area is routinely recognized in nationwide surveys as one of the best places to live in the U.S, being multi-year winners of the Fortune magazine award for best places to work, and to bring up a family. We enjoy outstanding public schools, affordable housing, and great weather, all in easy driving distance 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, 2018.  Applicants should submit the following materials online at http://jobs.ncsu.edu (reference position number 00003985) 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: csc-networking-search@lists.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 desiring accommodations in the application process should contact (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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