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Tenure Track Assistant Professor in Computer Science
4 November 2019
15 December 2019 (Hard)
1 July 2020 (No earlier than)
Employer Job Post
Department of Computer Science,
201-2366 Main Mall,
Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z4
Research + Teaching
The UBC Department of Computer Science at the Vancouver campus is inviting applications at least three positions at the rank of Assistant Professor. We invite applications from candidates of outstanding scientific talent in each of three categories: 1) artificial intelligence or machine learning; 2) systems, including computer architecture, networking and database systems; 3) all other areas of computer science. Appointment at a higher rank will be considered for an applicant of exceptional qualifications. UBC Computer Science (www.cs.ubc.ca) ranks among the top departments in North America, with a strong record of excellence in research and in graduate and undergraduate teaching. The anticipated start date is July 1, 2020. A PhD in Computer Science or a related area is required. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related area by the start date and must demonstrate evidence of research success and a high potential to be leaders in their research field. Successful candidates will develop and maintain an internationally-recognized research program and are expected to effectively supervise graduate students, collaborate with other faculty members, obtain external funding, teach computer science courses for undergraduate and graduate students, and actively participate in departmental activities. The potential of an applicant's research program to complement and extend the existing research and teaching strengths of the department will be an important factor in selection. Please view the full job ad for details and instructions on how to apply. Review of applications will start on December 15, 2019 and continue until the positions are filled.