• Assistant professor
  • Ottawa, ON
  • Soft deadline | Délai souple: September 15, 2021

School of Information Technology, Carleton University

The School of Information Technology invites applications from candidates with a background in any area of optical systems and sensors, including but not limited to remote sensing, machine learning, deep-learning, optical signal processing, opto-electronics, internet of things, and similar areas. A broad expertise in optical systems is expected, but we are especially interested in candidates with expertise that complements the School of Information Technology’s current research strengths in lasers, optical communications, computer vision, image processing, autonomous vehicles, and optical waveguides.

Candidates should show a strong record of teaching and research in the field.


The successful candidate will be expected to: (i) teach at both graduate and undergraduate levels, supervise undergraduate capstone projects and graduate students, and develop new and revise existing courses; (ii) build on their existing record of research with publications at top-tier international forums, develop a strong, externally-funded research program offering exceptional training opportunities, and pursue dynamic partnerships with industry and government organizations; and (iii) assist in the administration of the School’s ongoing activities.

A Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or a closely related discipline, is required. Applicants should exhibit strong potential for independent and innovative research, have a track record of high-quality scholarly research leading to peer assessed publications, demonstrate strong potential for outstanding teaching contributions including excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills and be able to work in an interdisciplinary, collaborative environment.

To see the full position posting and application instructions, please visit https://carleton.ca/deputyprovost/2021/assistant-professor-information-technology-optical-systems-and-sensors/.

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    Position type | Type de poste:

    Research & teaching | Recherche et enseignement

    Research and/or teaching fields | Domaines de recherche et/ou d'enseignement:

    Lasers, Optical Communications, Computer Vision, Image Processing, Autonomous Vehicles, Optical Waveguides, Remote Sensing, Deep-Learning, Optical Signal Processing, Opto-electronics, Internet of Things, Machine Learning

To apply for this job email your details to hiring@csit.carleton.ca.