Computer Science Department

Tenure-Track Associate or Full Professor in Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Williams College invites applications for a tenured faculty position at the associate or full professor level beginning July 1, 2023.  We welcome candidates from all areas of computer science who can contribute to the vibrancy of our academic community through their research, teaching, and service.

The successful candidate will join the department’s thirteen current faculty in supporting a thriving undergraduate computer science major at a top-tier liberal arts college.  The annual teaching load is three courses, with associated labs, spread over the fall and spring semesters. The Department of Computer Science offers a congenial working environment, an excellent and diverse student body, and state-of-the-art facilities supporting both teaching and research. Many opportunities exist for collaboration both within computer science and across disciplines. For more information about the department and faculty, please visit


Candidates should have a commitment to excellence in teaching, research, and leadership, as well as experience and interest in mentoring and departmental stewardship.  They must have a tenured faculty position or experience commensurate with such a position. 

Application Instructions

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and teaching and research statements. The application materials should also address how the candidate’s teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or service activities would support a student population that is broadly diverse.  Candidates who advance in the pool will be asked to provide three letters of reference.  Application materials must be submitted electronically through Interfolio at Materials may be addressed to Professor Stephen Freund, Chair, Department of Computer Science.

Completed applications received by December 1, 2022, will receive full consideration, and review of applications will continue until the position is filled. The search committee plans to conduct video conference interviews with semi-finalists in January 2023, followed by on-campus interviews with finalists in February. Please direct all correspondence to [email protected]. All offers of employment are contingent upon completion of a background check as described here:

Position begins

July 1, 2023

Application deadline

11:59 pm ET on December 1, 2022

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Williams College is a liberal arts institution located in the Berkshire Hills of western Massachusetts. The college has built its reputation on outstanding teaching and scholarship and on the academic excellence of its approximately 2,000 students. Please visit the Williams website (

Beyond meeting fully its legal obligations for non-discrimination, Williams College is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn and thrive.