and senior levels, either tenured or tenure-track
positions. These positions cover all areas of research of the institute.
Attractive conditions proposed: salaries and
social benefits, programme to welcome foreign
scientists, competitive and up-to-date environment close to universities, companies and research centers.
Opening competitive selection from December 2008
More information and contacts: www.inria.fr/
national university of singapore,
school of Computing
Applications are invited for tenure-track positions
at the Associate/Full Professor level. We are seeking outstanding candidates in the area of Computer Graphics who are looking for new opportunities
to advance their careers. Recent PhD graduates
with exceptional qualifications may be considered
for appointment as Assistant Professor.
NUS is a highly ranked research university
with low teaching loads, excellent facilities, and
intensive international collaboration. The Singapore government has recently earmarked over
S$500 million for research and industrial projects
focused on Digital Media and related areas. Significant funding opportunities abound for strong
candidates. The School of Computing consists of
active and talented faculty members working in
a variety of areas, and attracts the best students
(both undergraduate and graduate) in the region.
NUS offers highly competitive salaries, as well
as generous benefits for housing and education.
Singapore offers a vibrant international environment with low-taxes.
Review of applications will be immediate and
will continue until March 31, 2009. Interested
candidates are requested to send the following
materials to firstname.lastname@example.org:
˲ Curriculum Vitae
˲ Research Statement
˲ Names of at least five referees
neC Laboratories america, Inc
Research Staff Members – Grid Storage
NEC Laboratories America is seeking researchers who are passionate about solving real world
problems to join our Grid Storage Department
in Princeton, NJ. The department engages in research in the areas of large scale reliable distributed systems with a focus on networked storage. We
are currently looking for highly qualified individuals capable of carrying out independent research,
with an interest in file and storage systems, data
oriented Internet Services, or related areas.
Candidates must have:
˲ PhD in Computer Science (or equivalent)
˲ Experience in designing, building, and evaluating distributed systems and protocols
˲ Experience with storage systems (filesystems,
object or content based storage systems, databases)
˲ Demonstrated knowledge of the algorithmic
and practical challenges arising in handling large
volumes of data
˲ Demonstrated knowledge of fault tolerance
and availability techniques in the context of local
and wide area networked systems
Knowledge of emerging technologies like
SaaS platforms and knowledge of C++ are a plus.
Candidates must be proactive and assume
leadership in proposing and executing innovative research projects, as well as in developing
advanced prototypes leading to demonstration
in an industry environment. Candidates are expected to initiate and maintain collaborations
with outside academic and industrial research
For consideration, forward resume and research statement to email@example.com and
reference “Grid Storage” in the subject line.
north Dakota state university
Computer Science Department seeks to fill two
tenure-track Assistant/Associate/Full Professor positions, preference for Bioinformatics and Software
Engineering, starting Fall, 2009 or thereafter. NDSU
offers degrees at all levels in Computer Science
and Software Engineering. Research and teaching
excellence is expected, normal teaching loads are
three courses per year. The department has 16 Faculty, 5 Lecturers, over 170 graduate students (
Master’s and Ph.D) and 240 undergraduate majors.
Windows Kernel Source and Curriculum Materials for
Academic Teaching and Research.
The Windows® Academic Program from Microsoft® provides the materials you
need to integrate Windows kernel technology into the teaching and research
of operating systems.
The program includes:
• Windows Research Kernel (WRK): Sources to build and experiment with a
fully-functional version of the Windows kernel for x86 and x64 platforms, as
well as the original design documents for Windows NT.
• Curriculum Resource Kit (CRK): PowerPoint® slides presenting the details
of the design and implementation of the Windows kernel, following the
ACM/IEEE-CS OS Body of Knowledge, and including labs, exercises, quiz
questions, and links to the relevant sources.
• ProjectOZ: An OS project environment based on the SPACE kernel-less OS
project at UC Santa Barbara, allowing students to develop OS kernel projects
These materials are available at no cost, but only for non-commercial use by universities.
For more information, visit www.microsoft.com/WindowsAcademic
or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
College of Architecture
Texas A&M University seeks applications
for dean of the College of Architecture,
one of the premier design research
institutions in the world and the largest
college of its kind in the nation.
The college is dedicated to generating
knowledge and producing leaders in the
fields of architecture, construction science,
landscape architecture, urban planning and
The ideal candidate will share the
college’s united vision of significantly
influencing the state of the art in the
design, planning and construction of built
and virtual environments and possess
demonstrated ability to lead in a multi-
disciplinary environment rich in resources.
Applications will be accepted through
March 1, 2009. Details are available online:
Texas A&M University is an affirmative action,
equal opportunity institution that is strongly
and proactively committed to diversity.
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