Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor of Computer Science

Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor of Computer Science

Krea University

Krea University (, a liberal arts university located near Chennai, India, is looking for dynamic tenure track faculty across disciplines and experience levels in computer science. Krea University is constituted by a team of globally renowned academicians, industrialists and intellectuals. Krea University aims to be a leading research university with a strong commitment towards teaching, creatively shaping new forms of multidisciplinary pedagogy.  Krea University is also strongly committed to autonomy and academic freedom for faculty to pursue their research and teaching objectives. Benefits are commensurate with best practices in academia, and include numerous research grants at all levels. Krea is an equal opportunity employer committed to an inclusive and safe work environment.

Krea University is located at Sri City, in the proximity of the city of Chennai in Southern India, an active hub for science, technology and culture.The university provides regular transport services to Chennai city. In the immediate proximity of Krea University lies the Pulicat lake, a biodiversity hotspot of importance for its aquatic and avian fauna, and Sriharikota, which houses India’s largest satellite launch station.

About the Position:

Title: Assistant Professor / Associate Professor / Professor of Computer Science

Department: Computer Science

Job location: Krea, Sri City Campus: # 5655, Central Express Way Sector 24, Sri City Chittoor – 517 646, A.P

Educational Qualification: Ph.D or equivalent

Salary: As per the University policy

Krea University will be hiring across all ranks (Assistant/Associate/Professor) in the faculty of Computer Science in all areas of specialization. Some of the indicative domains of specialization include but not restricted to :

  • Theory: Computational Complexity, Algorithms, Logic, Automata Theory, Computability Theory, Optimization, Game Theory, Computational Geometry, Symbolic Computation, Theoretical Foundations of Machine Learning, Cryptography and Security, Information Theory, Quantum Computing.
  • Programming Languages: Semantics of Programming Languages, Programming Language Design and Implementation, Compilers, Program Analysis, Software Engineering, Software Verification, Formal Methods and Type Systems.
  • Systems: Privacy and Security, Networks, Computer Architecture, Operating Systems,  Concurrent and Distributed Systems, High Performance Computing, Software Architecture, Computer Graphics.
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence: Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Computer Vision, Applied Machine Learning, Scientific Machine Learning, Symbolic Artificial Intelligence.
  • Interdisciplinary Computer Science: Human Computer Interface, Computational Art, AI and Policy, Data Science, Computational Sciences, Computational Mathematics,  Computational Social Sciences, Digital Humanities,  Computing and Privacy, Network Science, Computational Finance.


  • You must have an excellent academic record and at least a Ph.D. or equivalent in computer sciences or allied disciplines.
  • You should possess a robust research agenda.
  • You would be passionate about undergraduate teaching or mentoring experience.
  • You should be prepared and excited to play a role in institution building.

Please send an email to <[email protected]> with the following necessary documents.

  1. A cover letter introducing you and your interest in Krea University.
  2. Full CV.
  3. Short bio (not more than 300 words).
  4. Statement on teaching (philosophy and approaches), courses taught (if any) and their evaluation.
  5. Statement on research trajectory and agenda.
  6. Copies of sample publications (maximum 3).
  7. Reference Letters (minimum 3) – Letter of reference should be directly emailed to [email protected] with the subject line [Reference_ ]

Krea University is looking for dynamic faculty across different experience levels in other disciplines. Further details can be found on the website For any enquiries, please send an email to [email protected], with the subject line: CS@Krea

Krea University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity. Informal questions and enquiries can be addressed to Dr. Srikrishnan Divakaran ([email protected]).


Note : Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Krea is an equal opportunities employer. Remuneration will be competitive with Indian non-profit pay scales and will depend upon the candidate’s experience levels and the overall organization’s salary structure.