Faculty of Science - Assistant or Associate Professor, Computer Science - UOIT 13-422
Competition Number: UOIT 13-422
Faculty of Science
Assistant or Associate Professor, Computer Science
Appointment: Full-time Continuing
Posting Date: November 26, 2013
Closing Date: January 15, 2014
We invite you to consider joining UOIT’s globally trained faculty as we further our reputation as a leading-edge learning and innovative research environment. UOIT has a 21st-century vision of teaching excellence at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Our educational philosophy is to challenge, encourage innovation, and connect our faculty, students and the community, while respecting the best practice traditions of Canada’s established universities.
The Faculty of Science invites applications for a core faculty position in Computer Science. Preferred research areas include:
- Operating systems and systems architecture for heterogeneous platforms including but not limited to embedded systems, new computing architectures, GPU, FPGA and server clusters;
- Big data analytics and cloud computing;
- Programming language and compiler design, with emphasis on data analytics and multi-core programming; and
- Machine learning with the emphasis on learning from big data, and scalable algorithms and implementations in machine learning and artificial intelligence
The appointment will be a tenure-stream at the Assistant or Associate rank. This position is subject to budgetary approval, and would start on July 1st, 2014 or at a mutually agreeable time, preferably no later than August 2014.
In keeping with a technology-enhanced learning environment using laptop computers and wireless connectivity, UOIT seeks faculty members who will utilize a technology-enhanced learning approach, and who strive to explore and develop new pedagogies.
Faculty of Science at UOIT offers strong support for world class research and graduate student (M.Sc. and Ph.D.) supervision. Interdisciplinary research is highly encouraged, and the faculty organization provides easy access to expertise in areas such as Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Forensic Science.
Applications will be accepted until January 31st, 2014 or until a suitable candidate is found. Applicants should submit in electronic format, with their name and the above competition number in the subject line, a cover letter, a curriculum vitae including a list of publications, a teaching statement, an outline of their present research program and a brief future research plan, and a list of at least 3 referees to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position falls within the bargaining unit represented by the UOIT Faculty Association and will be subject to the terms and conditions of the collective agreement between the University and the UOIT Faculty Association. The collective agreement may be found on the Human Resources section of our website.
UOIT is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.