Assistant Professor (Data Science)

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Website Trent University (Department of Computer Science)

Trent University invites applications in the Department of Computer Science for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant Professor with a suggested starting date of January 1 or July 1, 2022, subject to budgetary approval.

Candidates must have completed a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related discipline by December 31, 2021. The Department is particularly interested in individuals whose research and teaching interests include Data Science/Analytics but will consider exceptional applicants in other areas as well. A genuine commitment to and experience in undergraduate teaching is essential. Candidates are also expected to participate and teach in our Applied Modelling and Quantitative Methods Graduate Program. The new tenure track faculty member will also be expected to participate in the broader life of the department and to maintain a program of research and publication.

Information about the Department may be found at our web site at

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae (including confirmation to legally work in Canada), selected reprints, a summary of their research program, a statement of teaching philosophy, evidence of excellence in teaching and/or mentoring, and any other supporting materials, plus arrange to have three letters of reference forwarded to: Dr. Richard Hurley, Chair, Department of Computer Science, Trent University, Peterborough, ON, K9J 7B8;

Trent University is actively committed to creating a diverse and inclusive campus community and encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Trent University offers accommodation for applicants with disabilities in its recruitment processes. If you require accommodation during the recruitment process or require an accessible version of a document/publication, please contact

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

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