Assistant Professor of Computing Sciences

South Carolina, United States
Salary Commensurate with experience
Dec 03, 2020
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Coastal Carolina University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Computing Sciences, beginning August 2021. The normal expectations for this position include teaching a 3-3 course load, professional service to include undergraduate student advising, and research.

Applicants must have a Ph.D. or be ABD in computer science, computer engineering, computer information systems, computer information technology, or a closely related, highly technical computing discipline. ABD applicants must have completed all coursework required for the Ph.D., have successfully defended a dissertation proposal, and expect to have the Ph.D. degree conferred by August 15, 2021.

The Department of Computing Sciences offers one master’s degree, three undergraduate degrees, and seven minors of study. Our programs of study in both computer science and information systems are accredited by ABET/CAC. More information about the department is available at

Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, just nine miles from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 45 states and 58 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.

Interested candidates must apply online at Application materials must include a completed online application, cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, three letters of reference, and unofficial transcripts showing all graduate coursework taken. Review of applications will begin Monday, January 11, 2021 and will continue until the position is filled.

Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from underrepresented groups to apply. 

Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.