Department of Computer Science
Lamar University’s Department of Computer
Science seeks applications for a tenure-track
Assistant Professor position beginning fall 2014.
Applicants must have a PhD in Computer Science and a strong commitment to teaching and
research. Particular areas of interest include
computer graphics and vision, high performance
computing, computational science and scientific
computing, security and privacy, data mining
and cloud computing, and bioinformatics and
computational biology. Lamar is an AA/EEO state
supported university of approximately 14,500
students. It offers the B.S. and M.S. in Computer
Science. There are 9 full-time faculty and 260 undergraduate and graduate majors.
Apply at http://jobs.lamar.edu/postings/1499
Review of applications will begin on July 1, 2014,
and continue until the position is filled. If you
have additional questions, please address them
The newly launched Shanghai Tech University invites highly qualified candidates to
fill multiple tenure-track/tenured faculty positions as its core team in the School of
Information Science and Technology (SIST). Candidates should have exceptional
academic records or demonstrate strong potential in cutting-edge research areas
of information science and technology. They must be fluent in English. Overseas
academic connection or background is highly desired.
Shanghai Tech is built as a world-class research university for training future generations
of scientists, entrepreneurs, and technological leaders. Located in Zhangjiang High-Tech Park in the cosmopolitan Shanghai, Shanghai Tech is ready to trail-blaze a new
education system in China. Besides establishing and maintaining a world-class
research profile, faculty candidates are also expected to contribute substantially to
graduate and undergraduate education within the school.
Academic Disciplines: We seek candidates in all cutting edge areas of information
science and technology. Our recruitment focus includes, but is not limited to: computer
architecture and technologies, nano-scale electronics, high speed and RF circuits,
intelligent and integrated signal processing systems, computational foundations, big data,
data mining, visualization, computer vision, bio-computing, smart energy/power devices
and systems, next-generation networking, as well as inter-disciplinary areas involving
information science and technology.
Compensation and Benefits: Salary and startup funds are highly competitive,
commensurate with experience and academic accomplishment. We also offer a
comprehensive benefit package to employees and eligible dependents, including
housing benefits. All regular Shanghai Tech faculty members will be within its new
tenure-track system commensurate with international practice for performance
evaluation and promotion.
• A detailed research plan and demonstrated record/potentials;
• Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field);
• A minimum relevant research experience of 4 years.
Applications: Submit (in English, PDF version) a cover letter, a 2-page research plan,
a CV plus copies of 3 most significant publications, and names of three referees to:
firstname.lastname@example.org by June 30th, 2014 (until positions are filled). For more
information, visit http://www.shanghaitech.edu.cn.
Position Title: Lecturer
The Masters Program in Computer Science (MPCS) at the
University of Chicago invites applications for the position of Lecturer.
This is a three year full-time teaching position, with possibility of renewal,
and involves teaching six courses across the four academic quarters of
the year (Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer).
Teaching duties will involve: ( 1) teaching an “Immersion Programming” class
for students who are entering the MS program with no prior programming
experience, ( 2) teaching a core Programming class following the Immersion
Programming class, with ( 3) the remaining teaching load fulfilled by teaching
core and elective classes in the Lecturer’s field of expertise. Candidates
with a Systems background (Computer Networks, Operating Systems,
Computer Architecture, etc.) will be given preferred consideration.
The successful candidate will have exceptional competence in teaching
and superior academic credentials. Applicants must have a Ph.D in
Computer Science or a related field at time of appointment and have
experience teaching Computer Science at the undergraduate or
graduate level. The selection committee may also consider candidates
without a Ph.D only if they have exceptional teaching credentials and at
least a masters degree in a related field.
The Masters Program in Computer Science (http://csmasters.uchicago.
edu/) is a terminal MS degree in Computer Science that provides a
rigorous introduction to the foundations of Computer Science, while also
providing in-depth and hands-on instruction in cutting-edge and industry-driven topics, including Web and Mobile Application Development, Big
Data, Cloud Computing, Data Analytics, etc. The program attracts a
diverse mix of students including full-time students who are typically no
more than 5 years out of college, part-time students who already work in
industry, and international students.
The Chicago metropolitan area provides a diverse and exciting environment.
The local economy is vigorous, with international stature in banking, trade,
commerce, manufacturing, and transportation, while the cultural scene
includes diverse cultures, vibrant theater, world-renowned symphony,
opera, jazz and blues. The University is located in Hyde Park, a Chicago
neighborhood on the Lake Michigan shore just a few minutes from downto wn.
Applicants must apply on line at the University of Chicago Academic
Careers website at http://tinyurl.com/mpcs-lecturer-2014
Applicants must upload a curriculum vitae and a one page teaching
statement. In addition, three reference letters will be required.
Review of complete applications, including reference letters, will begin
June 1, 2014, and continue until the position is filled.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran
status or status as an individual with disability.
The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity /
Disabled / Veterans Employer.