A personal walk down the
computer industry road.
BY AN EYEWITNESS.
Smarter Than Their Machines: Oral Histories
of the Pioneers of Interactive Computing is
based on oral histories archived at the Charles
Babbage Institute, University of Minnesota.
These oral histories contain important messages
for our leaders of today, at all levels, including
that government, industry, and academia can
accomplish great things when working together in
an effective way.
an area related to algorithms for the second position. Strong candidates with research interests in
artificial intelligence and software aspect of data
science will be considered as well. The successful
candidates will demonstrate not only potential for
excellent undergraduate teaching, but also promise in sustained research with opportunities to
involve undergraduates, mentoring or recruiting
underrepresented groups in computer science,
and service to the department, College or University. Positions available starting in September 2018.
Ph.D. or equivalent required by September 2018.
The closing date for applications is December 1, 2017 at 3 pm Pacific time. Undergraduate
Santa Clara University, located in California’s
Silicon Valley, is a comprehensive, Jesuit, Catholic university, and an AA/EEO employer.
For more information or to apply, visit https://
Stanford University, Graduate School of
Faculty Positions in Operations, Information
The Operations, Information and Technology
(OIT) area at the Graduate School of Business,
Stanford University, is seeking qualified appli-
cants for full-time, tenure-track positions, start-
ing September 1, 2018. All ranks and relevant
disciplines will be considered. Applicants are con-
sidered in all areas of Operations, Information
and Technology (OIT) that are broadly defined to
include the analytical and empirical study of tech-
nological systems, in which technology, people,
and markets interact. It thus includes operations,
information systems/technology, and manage-
ment of technology. Applicants are expected to
have rigorous training in management science,
engineering, computer science, economics, and/
or statistical modeling methodologies. Candi-
dates with strong empirical training in econom-
ics, behavioral science or computer science are
encouraged to apply. The appointed will be ex-
pected to do innovative research in the OIT field,
to participate in the school’s PhD program, and
to teach both required and elective courses in the
MBA program. Junior applicants should have or
expect to complete a PhD by September 1, 2018.
Applicants should submit their applications
electronically by visiting the web site http://www.
gsb.stanford.edu/recruiting and uploading their
curriculum vitae, research papers and publications, and teaching evaluations, if applicable,
on that site. For an application to be considered
complete, all applicants must submit a CV, a job
market paper and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted by November 15,
2017. For questions regarding the application
process, please send an email to Faculty_Recruit-
Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any
other characteristic protected by law.
Dept. of Computer Science
Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Computer
The Department of Computer Science at Tufts
University invites applications for multiple
tenure-track faculty positions to begin in
September 2018. We are looking for engaged
and engaging researchers and teachers with
a strong vision who can build and maintain
a high-quality research program at Tufts and
whose research will both connect with some
of our current faculty and extend into new
areas. We are seeking candidates at the rank of
Assistant Professor but exceptional candidates
at the rank of Associate or full Professor will also
We are especially interested in candidates
with research in Artificial Intelligence/Machine
Learning/Robotics, Security, and Systems for
Data Science, where these areas are broadly construed. Exceptional candidates in other areas will
be considered as well.
Please submit your application online
through Interfolio at https://apply.interfolio.
com/43666. You can contact help@interfolio.
com with questions.
Review of applications will begin December
15, 2017 and will continue until the position is
filled. For more information about the department or the position, please visit our web page at
http://engineering.tufts.edu/computer-science-positions. Inquiries should be emailed to