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Job Opportunities – Faculty

Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor, School of Computing and Data Science

We are seeking talented and passionate individuals to join our growing team of faculty in the areas of Computer Science and Data Science. We offer a dynamic and stimulating environment where you can contribute to the intellectual growth of our students and the advancement of knowledge in these exciting fields.

Rank and Salary:

  • Open rank (Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Professor or Visiting positions) commensurate with experience and qualifications. 
  • Competitive annual package at par with UGC 7th pay scale.

The successful candidate will be expected to:

Teaching & Research: Develop and teach undergraduate courses in data science and computer science and conduct high-quality research in related areas.

Service: Contribute to the school and university through service activities such as committee work, mentoring students, and outreach activities.

Specific Qualifications:

  • Ph.D. in Data Science, Computer Science, or a closely related field.
  • Masters in related fields with teaching experience for Lecturer position.
  • Demonstrated excellence in teaching, and strong record of research, including publications in peer-reviewed journals and conferences, and/or grants received.

We are looking for candidates who can teach one or more of the following courses:

  • Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Natural Language Processing
  • Operating Systems, Advanced Programming, Optimization, Theory of Computation
  • Internet of Things, Robotics, Cybersecurity, Reinforcement Learning
  • Other advanced Computer Science and Data Science courses

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement and research statement to the following email address: and with the subject “Faculty Position – School of Computing and Data Science, 2024”.

For any queries related to the position, kindly write to

Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor, School of Arts and Sciences and School of Law

Sai University invites applications from outstanding and experienced faculty across all levels (Assistant/Associate/Full Professors) in the following Schools: 

  • School of Arts and Sciences 
  • School of Computing and Data Science
  • School of Law

Applications are invited from candidates in all fields of the above schools including the following: Natural and life sciences, social sciences, computer science, data science, humanities and arts. We have an immediate requirement in: Biological Sciences, Computer Science, Artificial Language, Computer Vision, Biometrics, Communication Engineering, Natural Language Processing, Text and Speech Processing, Economics, History, Literature, Mathematics, Physics, Psychology, Tech Law, Regulatory Studies, Environmental Law, Energy Law and more.

Sai University is committed to an interdisciplinary, liberal educational ecosystem with strong international partnerships, and aims to integrate the three pillars of education – learning, research, and societal impact.

Job Location: Sai University, Chennai

Sai University is located in the vibrant city of Chennai, which brings together the best of India’s history, culture and an ambition to be a global technology and industrial powerhouse. The main campus is located on the Old Mahabalipuram Road (OMR), also known as the IT Expressway, to the west of Mahabalipuram, an ancient port city famous for its rich history and heritage. The IT Expressway is a rapidly growing educational and cultural district with close proximity to beautiful beaches, surfing hotspots (< 10 miles), resorts, and eco-rich living. Pondicherry, a beach side union territory and an amalgamation of French and Indian cultures is 80 miles south of the city campus, and offers a refreshing weekend getaway.

Educational Qualification: Ph.D. or equivalent degree

Job Requirement for Assistant/Associate/Full Professors

  • Excellent academic record 
  • Undergraduate teaching experience and a passion for teaching
  • Strong research agenda
  • Prepared to play a role in institution building

Compensation: Sai University pays competitive salaries

How to Apply:

Please send an email to with the following documents

  • Cover letter describing reasons for your interest at Sai and your specific experience in teaching undergraduates, research (as applicable)
  • Curriculum Vitae (long form)
  • Statement of teaching philosophy, courses taught
  • Evaluations of courses taught (if available)
  • Research statement (not more than 2 pages) that describes key research articles published as well as the research proposed to be accomplished over the next 5 years
  • Writing samples
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