King Abdullah University of Science
Faculty Positions: Computer, Electrical and
Mathematical Science and Engineering
Division: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering Faculty Positions in Computer Science
Location: KAUST, Thuwal, Kingdom of Saudi
The Computer, Electrical, and Mathemati-
cal Sciences and Engineering Division (https://
cemse.kaust.edu.sa) at King Abdullah University
of Science and Technology (KAUST) invites ap-
plications for faculty positions at all levels (Full,
Associate, and Assistant Professor) in the follow-
ing areas of Computer Science (https://cs.kaust.
˲ Data Mining and analytics with the emphasis
on Big Data
˲Machine Learning with emphasis on Deep
courses at the graduate level and to build and
lead a research group of postdoctoral fellows and
graduate students. Faculty members enjoy secure
research funding from KAUST and have oppor-
tunities for additional funding through several
KAUST provided sources and through industry
KAUST ( https://www.kaust.edu.sa) is an international, graduate-only research university,
located on the shores of the Red Sea in Saudi
Arabia. KAUST offers superb research facilities,
including the 5 Petaflop/s Shaheen- 2 supercom-puter and a large-scale virtual reality installation; generous assured research funding; and
internationally competitive salaries. KAUST
attracts top international faculty, scientists,
engineers and students to conduct curiosity-driven and goal-oriented research to address
the world’s pressing scientific and technological
Apply online at https://kaust.link/apply-
˲ Artificial intelligence
˲Data Science with emphasis on Statistical
˲Computer Systems and Emerging Architectures (GPU’s, FPGA’s, etc)
˲ High performance computing
˲ Computer security
˲ Quantum Computing
High priority will be given to the overall origi-
nality and promise of the candidate’s work rather
than the candidate’s sub-area of specialization
within Computer Science. An earned PhD in
Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Elec-
trical Engineering, or a related field, and strong
publication record in top-tier conferences and
journals, are required. Senior candidates must
have demonstrated strong leadership in the field.
Women are strongly encouraged to apply. Also
of particular interest are interdisciplinary candi-
dates who can open new areas of investigation.
A successful candidate will be expected to teach
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) – The Research University in the Helmholtz Association creates and imparts knowledge for the society
and the environment. It is our goal to make significant contributions to mastering the global challenges of mankind in the fields of energy,
mobility, and information. For this, about 9300 employees of KIT cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in research, academic education,
The Institute of Theoretical Informatics within the Division II – Informatics, Economics, and Society – is seeking to fill, as soon as possible,
the position of a
W3-Professorship in Algorithmics
The research area of the professorship is supposed to be part of the core area of algorithmics. In particular, both algorithm theory and
algorithm engineering are welcome. The position holder is expected to contribute to KIT‘s strategic focus on „Algorithm Engineering for the
Scalability Challenge“ and to engage appropriately in teaching of the courses of study in informatics at the KIT Department of Informatics,
both in the compulsory and elective areas (in German and English language). There is a transitional period for acquiring German language
The KIT is looking for a person with excellent scientific qualifications and an excellent international track record in the corresponding field of
research. Extensive experience in acquiring third-party funds and leading scientific working groups is expected, as well as very good didactic
skills and several years of experience and high commitment in independent teaching, both in basic informatics lectures and in advanced
courses on topics from the research area of the professorship.
In all other respects, the requirements for appointment are in accordance with the Higher Education Act of the state of Baden-Wuerttem-berg (LHG), Article 47.
KIT is pursuing a gender equality policy and encourages women to apply. Furthermore, in case of equal qualification, preference is given to
applicants with disabilities.
Applications with the usual documents (CV, credentials, academic background and list of publications) and a perspective paper of no more
than five pages on the planned research and teaching activities as well as (possibly interdisciplinary) collaborations at KIT must be submitted
by September 14th, 2018 to the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Dean of the KIT Department of Informatics,
Am Fasanengarten 5, D-76131 Karlsruhe, email: firstname.lastname@example.org. For additional information, please contact Prof. Dr.
Peter Sanders, Tel.: + 49 721/608-43985; email: email@example.com.
Further details can be found on our website: www.kit.edu.
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