The Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitoba invites applications for a full-time position as Head at the rank of tenured Professor or Associate Professor, commencing Sept. 1, 2021, or on a date mutually agreed upon. The Department seeks an established scholar with a commitment to excellence in teaching, research and academic leadership. Outstanding candidates in any area of computer science will be considered. The department has particular strengths in human-computer interaction, theoretical computer science, and areas of artificial intelligence, data mining and machine learning that contribute to the Data Science Nexus within the Faculty of Science. The successful candidate will have demonstrated strong administrative, leadership and management skills, will have a track record of high quality scholarly research leading to peer assessed publications, will have established an independent, innovative, scholarly, externally fundable research program, will have demonstrated strong and outstanding teaching contributions, and will exhibit evidence of the ability to work in a collaborative environment. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.
To enrich our Department and create role models for a diverse population of students, we particularly invite application from those who can support and enhance our diversity, including women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities and racialized persons, and those committed to a diverse environment.
The Department currently has 22 tenured and tenure-track faculty members and 7 Instructors. Further information can be obtained from https://cs.umanitoba.ca.
Applications including a CV, a description of teaching philosophy, a summary of research interests, a summary of administrative experience, a 3 page research plan and contact information for 3 references should be sent to Peter.Loewen@umanitoba.ca (PDF files preferred). Specify position number 30164/BB576 in the application.