Assistant Professor of Computer Science - Tenure Track
Department of Math and Computer Science

The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, anticipates a vacancy for a tenure-track assistant professor in Computer Science, to begin in the Fall of 2013. Desirable fields include computer architecture, compilers, operating systems, and networking, but all fields will be considered. Evidence of research potential and a strong commitment to teaching are essential. The position requires teaching a full range of undergraduate computer science courses. Participation in the Colleges' general curriculum and mentoring of students in research and independent studies are strongly encouraged. Experience with and/or interest in working in a multicultural environment are highly desirable.

Applicants should have a Ph.D. in computer science or an equivalent field, or should expect to defend their dissertation in such a field by August 2013.


The application will include a cover letter, detailed CV, statements on teaching and research, three letters of recommendation (at least one including comments on teaching), and graduate transcripts (photocopies acceptable). Materials should be submitted by mail to:

Professor Stina Bridgeman
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
300 Pulteney St.
Geneva, NY 14456

Evaluation of applications will begin January 15, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. Email correspondence can be addressed to bridgeman@hws.edu. To learn more about the department, visit our web site at http://math.hws.edu/.


Hobart and William Smith Colleges are committed to attracting and supporting faculty and staff that fully represent the racial, ethnic, and cultural diversity of the nation and actively seek applications from under-represented groups. The Colleges do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, age, disability, veteran's status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or any other protected status.

Hobart and William Smith Colleges are a highly selective residential liberal arts institution located in a small, diverse city in the Finger Lakes region of New York State.  With an enrollment of approximately 2,200, the Colleges offer 62 majors and minors from which students choose two areas of concentration, one of which must be an interdisciplinary program.  Creative and extensive programs of international study and public service are also at the core of the Colleges’ mission.