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Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Systems

Boise State University
Boise, Idaho, United States (on-site)
30+ days ago


The Department of Computer Science at Boise State University invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured faculty position at Assistant Professor rank. Seeking an applicant with focus on systems in one or more of a wide range of areas and topics including high-performance computing, compilers, operating systems, distributed computing, embedded software and systems, hardware software codesign of ultra scale systems, and programming languages. The potential to collaborate across multi-disciplinary research at Micron is a plus. Micron is headquartered in Boise and has their main R&D operations located in Boise. Strong candidates in other areas of Computer Science will also be considered as long as they have interest in teaching some systems courses.

Responsibilities include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses, developing a strong research program funded by external sources, supporting and mentoring undergraduate and graduate students, and providing service to the University and the profession along with other activities typical for a tenure-track faculty. Candidates will start fall 2024.

A PhD in computer science, or a closely related field, is required by the date of hire. Applicants should demonstrate potential for establishing a record of excellence in teaching, significant contributions in research, and experience in collaborating with faculty or industry to develop and sustain funded research programs. 

Review of applications will begin on October 23 and will continue until the position is filled.

Boise State has made significant investments in the growth of the department, which is a critical part of the software and high-tech industry in Boise. Eighteen new faculty hires, a new building downtown, and new undergraduate and graduate programs have been added as the department has more than tripled in size. Faculty have active funded research programs, with several large funded grants and six NSF CAREER awards in the last seven years. 

Application Procedure Instructions:
Please visit to submit a cover letter addressed to the CS Systems Search Committee indicating your interests and qualifications for this position, a CV that includes employment history, and statements of research and teaching interests. Provide three professional references with contact information.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 70695067
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Boise, Idaho, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Boise State University
  • Position Title: Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Systems
  • Job Function: Education,
    Systems Architecture,
  • Entry Level: Yes
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Min Education: Ph.D.
  • Min Experience: None
  • Salary: $100,000.00 - $110,000.00 (Yearly Salary)
Education / Teaching / Administration
Boise , Idaho , United States

The Department of Computer Science offers two programs of study. At the undergraduate level, students can acquire a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science that is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET. Minors in Computer Science and Cybersecurity are also available. At the graduate level, they can obtain a Master of Science in Computer Science or a PhD in Computing with programs including Cybersecurity, Data Science, Computer Science and CMSE. The department is a critical part of the vibrant soft...

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