MSU: Computer Science and Engineering Faculty Positions

CSE Dept at Michigan State University (MSU) invites applications for two tenure-system faculty positions in the area of machine learning and other related disciplines.

Location: East Lansing, MI

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) at Michigan State University (MSU) invites applications for two tenure-system faculty positions in the area of machine learning and other related disciplines.

Candidates at all ranks will be considered. The successful candidates will be expected to develop an externally funded interdisciplinary research program of national prominence that includes fundamental research, publications in journals and high quality conferences, and training graduate students. Multidisciplinary research is strongly encouraged and is being actively pursued by the faculty members at MSU. Leadership is expected in the development of innovative educational programs that provide state-of-the-art knowledge to both undergraduate and graduate students.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field, with evidence of research accomplishments, teaching skills, and ability to work effectively with other researchers. The candidate is also expected to participate in MSU campus programs, including the Institute for Cyber-Enabled Research, which supports a significant high performance computing infrastructure and a steadily increasing data science/computational science program. Appointment will start in August 2015.

MSU enjoys a park-like campus with outlying research facilities and natural areas. The campus is adjacent to the city of East Lansing and the capital city of Lansing. The Lansing metropolitan area has a diverse population of approximately 460,000 residents. Local communities have excellent school systems and place a high value on education. Michigan State University is pro-active in exploring opportunities for employment for dual career couples, both inside and outside the University and information about MSU's dual career support can be found at Information about WorkLife at MSU and the College of Engineering can be found at

Applicants should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, the names of at least three references, and statements of research and teaching interests for this position through and refer to posting # 0222 (PDF files are preferred).

Applications will be reviewed on a continuing basis until the positions are filled. Review of applications will begin on December 1, 2014. Nominations or questions are welcome by contacting the search committee chair through email at

For additional information about the university, college and department, please use the following links:

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MSU is an affirmative-action, equal opportunity employer. MSU is committed to achieving excellence through a diverse workforce and inclusive culture that encourages all people to reach their full potential. The University actively encourages applications and/or nominations of women, persons of color, veterans and persons with disabilities.