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Tenure Track Position, Computational Science, Enschede, The Netherlands

Within the group Mathematics of Computational Science at the
University of Twente in Enschede, The Netherlands, there is a vacancy
for a Tenure Track Position in Computational Science.

We are particularly looking for a candidate with a strong background
in both the theory and application of (discontinuous) finite element
methods. Important application areas are computational methods for the
Maxwell equations (nanophotonics), seismic wave analysis and novel
materials for energy conversion and storage.

More information about the job opening can be found at
http://www.utwente.nl/vacatures/en/ under Tenure Track Position in
Computational Science. The vacancy closes June 1, 2014.

For additional information, please contact Jaap van der Vegt, email:
j.j.w.vandervegt@utwente.nlhttp://wwwhome.math.utwente.nl/~vegtjjw/

Tenure-Track Assistant Professor Computer Graphics and Visualisation at University of Groningen

The Johann Bernoulli Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science,
University of Groningen, The Netherlands, is seeking to hire a
tenure-track assistant professor in Computer Graphics and
Visualisation. We are particularly interested in candidates with
expertise in interactive computer graphics.

More details and information on how to apply can be found on the
website
http://www.rug.nl/about-us/work-with-us/job-opportunities/english-job-vacancies
(vacancy number 214114).  Deadline for application is May 1, 2014.

Contact: Jos Roerdink <j.b.t.m.roerdink@rug.nl>, Scientific
Visualisation and Computer Graphics group
(http://www.cs.rug.nl/svcg/).
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Faculty Position, Scientific Computing, TU Munich, Germany

The TUM Department of Mathematics invites applications for a
Professorship (Assistant or Associate Professorship) Scientific Computing
to be appointed as soon as possible.

We are looking for an excellent junior scientist with a high potential
for developing an internationally recognized research agenda in the
field of Scientific Computing with a strong emphasis on Computational
Sciences and Engineering. The successful candidate will conduct
independent research on the highest international level on modern
fields in Numerics, such as uncertainty quantification, performance
analysis for large-scale systems, model reduction techniques and
algorithms for massively parallel computers.  Candidates are expected
to show a strong commitment to cross-disciplinary teaching and to
collaborate successfully with engineers.

For details about pay scales and the TUM tenure track system, see:
http://www.academics.de/jobs/professorship_99955.html

Applications accompanied by supporting documentation in English (CV,
certificates, credentials, list of publications, 3 selected reprints
and a short statement with a max. of 1,000 characters about their
impact on your research profile, presentation of research strategy,
list of courses taught, statement on teaching strategy and teaching
philosophy, third-party funding, as well as the names and addresses of
at least 3 references) should be submitted by May 5, 2014 to:

Dean, Department of Mathematics
Technische Universität München
Boltzmannstr. 3, D-85748 Garching (Germany)
E-Mail: dekanat@ma.tum.de

Tenure Track Faculty Position in Data Science and Data Visualization -- University of Iowa

Pending final budget approval, the Computer Science Department seeks three tenure-track faculty at the level of assistant professor starting August of 2014 as part of a new institution-wide initiative in informatics. The new initiative is intended to strengthen expertise and infrastructure in informatics, more specifically, data analytics, systems software, machine learning, theory and algorithms, embedded systems, networks and smart sensors, computer graphics and visualization as well as areas that bridge core informatics to other disciplines. Areas of particular interest in this first round of hiring include i) machine learning, ii) data science and visualization, and iii) device and network centric software. Applications received by January 1, 2014, are assured of full consideration.
 
Education Requirement:
 
Candidates must hold a PhD in computer science, informatics, or a closely related discipline. Appointments will be made within the Computer Science Department, which offers BA, BS, MCS, and PhD degrees in computer science, and BA and BS degrees in Informatics.
 
Required Qualifications:
 
Duties include conducting externally funded research in the candidate's area of expertise, teaching undergraduate and graduate computer science and/or informatics courses, supervising graduate student research, and making service contributions to the Department, the College, the University, and the discipline. Successful candidates must demonstrate potential for research and teaching excellence in the environment of a major research university, and will be expected to participate in collaborative research as part of the interdisciplinary informatics initiative.
 
Desirable Qualifications:
 
Demonstrated interest in solving interdisciplinary problems, the ability to work with interdisciplinary teams, and prior teaching experience.
 
 
Both the Department and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences are strongly committed to gender and ethnic diversity; the strategic plans of the University, College, and Department reflect this commitment. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Applications should contain a CV, research and teaching statements, and three letters of recommendation. Apply online at http://vinci.cs.uiowa.edu/recruit
 
The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Faculty position at Georgia Tech

The School of Interactive Computing at Georgia Tech is looking to recruit new faculty members, and one of our focus areas this year is InfoVis/Visual Analytics. You can find more info at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/3410.

Tenure Track Faculty - Electronic Visualization Laboratory - University of Illinois at Chicago

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions at all levels, to begin August 2014. All candidates should have (or soon have) a doctorate in Computer Science or a related field and demonstrate significant scholarship in one of the following areas: visualization, computer graphics, human-computer interaction and computer supported cooperative work. Candidates will be expected to carry out world class research, collaborate with faculty from a wide range of disciplines, and teach effectively at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Senior candidates must have an outstanding research record in the computer science topics listed above, a strong record of funded research, demonstrated leadership in collaborative research, and an excellent teaching record at the undergraduate and graduate level.

Successful candidates will have the opportunity to become part of the research team at the UIC Electronic Visualization Laboratory (EVL). EVL, established in 1973, represents the oldest formal collaboration between engineering and art in the country, specializing in the design and development of visualization, virtual-reality and collaboration systems utilizing high-performance networks. Recent key projects include SAGE™ (Scalable Adaptive Graphics Environment), the CAVE2™ Hybrid Reality Environment, and the TransLight/StarLight project prototyping innovative 100Gb transoceanic services. For more information on EVL, see http://www.evl.uic.edu/.

UIC ranks among the nation’s top 50 universities in federal research funding and is ranked the fourth best U.S. university under 50 years old by Times Higher Education. It also is home to the largest medical school in the country. The UIC Computer Science Department is a leading department within the University; it has 24 tenure-track faculty members and offers BS, MS and PhD degrees. It has annual research expenditures of $9.4M, primarily federally funded. The faculty includes two ACM Fellows and nine NSF CAREER award recipients. UIC is an excellent place for interdisciplinary research; Computer Science faculty is engaged in many cross-departmental collaborations with faculty from engineering, health sciences, social sciences, urban planning, education, design, arts, and business. For more information on the Computer Science Department, see http://www.cs.uic.edu/.

Chicago epitomizes the modern, livable, vibrant city. Located on the shore of Lake Michigan, it offers an outstanding array of recreational and cultural experiences. As the birthplace of the modern skyscraper, Chicago boasts one of the world’s tallest and densest skylines, combined with an extensive system of parks and public transit. Yet the cost of living, whether in an 85th floor condominium downtown or on a tree-lined street in one of the nation’s finest school districts, is surprisingly low.

Applications must be submitted at https://jobs.uic.edu/. Please include a resume, teaching and research statements, and contact information for three professional references in the online application. Applicants needing additional information may contact the Faculty Search Chair at EVLsearch@cs.uic.edu. For fullest consideration please apply by January 10, 2014. UIC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Salary will be commensurate with experience. The positions will remain open until filled.

 

 

a cluster of open tenure track positions at the University of Calgary

We have a cluster of open tenure track positions at the University of Calgary. Details of the individual positions can be found here.
http://www.cpsc.ucalgary.ca/career

The over-all job ad is as follows:

THE UNIVERSITY OF CALGARY, DEPARTMENT OF COMPUTER SCIENCE

Tenure-Track Positions

 

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Calgary seeks outstanding candidates for the following four tenure-track faculty positions:

• Assistant Professor in Imaging/Visualization

• Assistant Professor in Secure Health Informatics

• Canada Research Chair Tier II in Big Data – Assistant or Associate Professor

• Canada Research Chair Tier II in Visual Analytics – Assistant or Associate Professor

 

In each case, the successful candidate is expected to establish an independent research program aligned with the University of Calgary's Eyes High vision, and to provide high-quality teaching at both the graduate and undergraduate levels. He/she will actively recruit and supervise graduate students. Peer-reviewed external funding is expected to be obtained and sustained. Industrial partnerships are also encouraged, as appropriate.

 

Recently ranked #1 among young universities in Canada, the University of Calgary has significant ongoing research activities in fundamental and applied analytics. Information visualization, human-computer interaction, and software engineering of analytics applications are key current strengths, leading to close interactions with experts from a wide variety of application domains. Cross-disciplinary teams are tackling analytics challenges in energy, health informatics, life sciences, sustainability, and a broad spectrum of other areas. Analytics and visualization have been identified as core platform technologies by the University of Calgary, leading to substantial new investments in these and related research areas.

 

The Department of Computer Science is one of Canada's leaders, with demonstrated excellence in teaching and research. It has large undergraduate and graduate programs, state-of-the-art computing facilities, and successful multi-disciplinary linkages. Calgary is a multi-cultural city that is the fastest growing city in Canada. Calgary enjoys a moderate climate located beside the natural beauty of the Rocky Mountains. Further information on these positions is available at http://www.cpsc.ucalgary.ca .

Interested applicants should send a CV, a concise description of their research, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a list of at least 3 references via email to search@cpsc.ucalgary.ca, or physical mail to:

 

Dr. Carey Williamson, Head

Department of Computer Science

University of Calgary

2500 University Drive NW

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

T2N 1N4

 

Review of applications will commence December 15, 2013 and continue until the positions are filled. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. The University of Calgary respects, appreciates, and encourages diversity.

To see all University of Calgary academic positions, please visit www.ucalgary.ca/hr/career.

 

Hiring Assistant Professor in HCI/Visualization - Virginia Tech

 Tenure-track Faculty Position in Human-Computer Interaction

Department of Computer Science, Virginia Tech

 

The Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech www.cs.vt.edu invites applications for a full-time tenuretrack

position, at the rank of Assistant Professor, from candidates with expertise in human-computer interaction

(HCI). The department is especially interested in sub-areas of HCI involving human interaction with big data or

advanced technologies, such as large-scale data visualization and human-robot interaction, but candidates from all

areas of HCI are encouraged to apply. Candidates should have a PhD in Computer Science or related discipline at

the time of appointment; a strong record of scholarship in human-computer interaction and interdisciplinary areas;

demonstrated ability to contribute to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels in HCI and related subjects;

sensitivity to issues of diversity in the campus community; and the skills to establish and grow a multidisciplinary

research group. Selected candidates are expected to travel occasionally to attend professional conferences/meetings.

 

CS faculty have been involved in HCI research since the early days of the field, and lead the interdisciplinary Center

for Human-Computer Interaction hci.vt.edu, a university-wide effort that brings together faculty with strengths in

multi-sensory interactive communication, ecologies of displays and devices, social/collaborative computing, and

human aspects of data/information/knowledge. Within CS, there are rich opportunities for collaboration in data

mining/machine learning, parallel and distributed computing, computational biology and bioinformatics, information

retrieval, software engineering, cyber security, cyber arts, and CS education. Beyond the department, HCI faculty

members collaborate with researchers in design and the arts (the Institute for Creativity, Arts, and Technology), in

engineering and science (the Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science), and in education, business, and

liberal arts.

 

The Department of Computer Science has 36 research oriented tenure-track faculty and 11 research faculty. There

are a total 12 NSF/DOE CAREER award winners in the department. Research expenditures during FY2013 were

$11.7 million; total research funding at the beginning of FY2014 was $34 million. BS, MS, and PhD degrees are

offered, with an enrollment of over 550 undergraduate majors (12% women) and over 200 PhD/MS students. In

2010, CS@VT was ranked 5th in the country in recruiting quality of CS undergrads by the Wall Street Journal. The

department is in the College of Engineering, whose undergraduate program was ranked 6th and graduate program

was ranked 12th among public engineering schools in 2013 by US News and World Report. Other research centers

associated with the department include the new interdisciplinary Discovery Analytics Center dac.cs.vt.edu, which

focuses on ‘big data’ problems in areas of national interest including intelligence analysis, sustainability and health

informatics, and the Center for High End Computing Systems www.checs.eng.vt.edu known for its expertise in

high performance computing, including energy efficient and/or heterogeneous supercomputers. Recently, we

designed and acquired HokieSpeed, a CPU/GPU 200+ node machine for use by computational scientists and

engineers across campus through a $2M NSF MRI grant. HokieSpeed ranked 11th in the world on the Green 500

List in November 2011. CS faculty also participate in the Ted and Karyn Hume Center for National Security and

Technology, www.hume.ictas.vt.edu, a cyber security center.

 

Virginia Tech is a comprehensive research university with over 31,000 students. This hire is for the main campus in

Blacksburg, consistently ranked among the country’s best places to live

www.hr.vt.edu/great-place-to-work/culture-community.

Salary for suitably qualified applicants is competitive and commensurate with experience. Selected candidates must

pass a criminal background check prior to employment.

 

Applications must be submitted online to  https://jobs.vt.edu for posting # 117036. We welcome applications from

women and minorities. Applicant screening will begin December 15, 2013 and continue until the position is filled.

Early applications are encouraged. Inquiries should be directed to  Dr. Doug Bowman, HCI Search Committee

Chair, bowman@vt.edu.

NA or Scientific Computing, SFU

The Department of Mathematics at Simon Fraser University invites
applications for a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor
level starting September 1, 2014.  We are looking for researchers
working in the areas of numerical analysis or scientific computing.

We seek applicants with an outstanding, independent research program
and a strong commitment to undergraduate and graduate teaching. The
successful candidate will contribute to an active, innovative
department with strong research groups and a thoughtful teaching
environment.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians
and Permanent Residents of Canada will be given priority.  Simon
Fraser University is committed to an equity employment program that
includes special measures to achieve diversity among its faculty and
staff. We therefore particularly encourage applications from women,
people of aboriginal descent, persons with disabilities, and members
of visible minorities.

The Department's web page is at www.math.sfu.ca.  Applications can be
submitted through MathJobs at http://www.mathjobs.org/jobs/jobs/5572.

Applications must include a curriculum vitae together with a
descriptive statement on research plans and a teaching dossier, and a
link to or electronic copies of up to three preprints or reprints.
Candidates must ensure that four letters of reference are submitted
through MathJobs.org by the deadline. One of these letters must
address the candidate’s teaching record.

Closing date: January 10, 2014. The competition remains open until the
positions are filled. Only short-listed candidates will be notified of
the outcome of their application. The positions are subject to
availability of funding and final approval by the SFU Board of
Governors.

Tufts Univ. Tenure Track Asst. Professor Position, Scientific Computing

TUFTS UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position
Scientific Computing

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Scientific Computing, to begin September 1, 2014.  Applicants must hold a doctorate by the beginning of the appointment, and must show promise of outstanding research in the area of Scientific Computing.  Potential for excellence in college-level teaching also required.  Preference will be given to candidates who show strong potential for interaction with existing applied mathematics research efforts in the department, including computational PDEs, computational neuroscience, numerical linear algebra, computational fluid dynamics, and inverse problems.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement. These documents should be submitted electronically through http://www.mathjobs.org. In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically on their behalf through http://www.mathjobs.org. If a recommender cannot submit online, we will also accept signed PDF attachments sent to Christoph.Borgers@tufts.edu  or paper letters mailed to SC Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, Bromfield-Pearson Hall, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155.

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Tufts University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity employer.  We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty.  Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Faculty Position, Computational Science, Marquette Univ

Marquette University’s Department of Mathematics, Statistics and
Computer Science invites applications for a full-time tenure track
Assistant Professor in computational science to begin August, 2014.

Preference will be shown to those with a strong research record in
"big data," such as, financial data, genetic data, image data, medical
data, etc.  The duties of this position include teaching undergraduate
and graduate courses, conducting research, preparing grant proposals,
disseminating research outcomes through peer- reviewed publications
and presentations at professional meetings, and serving the
department, college and university as needed.  Qualified applicants
must have a Ph.D. in mathematics, statistics, or a related field.  For
additional information, or to apply for this position, please see
http://employment.marquette.edu/postings/2122

Marquette University, an EOE that values diversity, is a Jesuit,
Catholic University with a wide range of undergraduate and graduate
programs.  We seek candidates who will contribute to its mission, a
statement of which can be found at
http://www.marquette.edu/about/mission.shtml. Candidates from
underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

Faculty positions at Tulane

We are searching for three faculty to join our growing Computer
Science Department at Tulane: Two of the positions are tenure-track or
tenured positions; candidates in all areas are invited to apply, but
applicants in machine learning and in systems will be given additional
consideration.  The third position is a non-tenure-track Professor of
Practice position; candidates with experience teaching courses in
networking and systems are particularly encouraged to apply. For more
details, please follow the link below:

http://tulane.edu/sse/cs/faculty/positions.cfm

 

Faculty Positions, Computational Math, Univ of Alabama

The Department of Mathematics at the University of Alabama invites
applications for two tenure-track positions in computational
mathematics at the Assistant Professor level starting on August 16,
2014.

The preferred research areas for these two positions will be:
1. Numerical Linear Algebra in Data Mining with application to any
  field of science and engineering.

2. Computational Mathematics/Statistics in Data Mining with the focus
  being specifically in the area of Cyber-Security.  Candidates in
  other areas of computation will also be considered.

Candidates must possess a doctorate in mathematics, statistics, or a
closely related field. Applicants must apply online at
https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/34368 and
https://facultyjobs.ua.edu/postings/34378, and arrange for three
letters of recommendation, one of which may address teaching, to be
sent to math@ua.edu.  The review process starts on December 1, 2013
and continues until the position is filled.

Assistant Professor Position, Scientific Computing, Tufts Univ

TUFTS UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position
Scientific Computing

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professor
position in Scientific Computing, to begin September 1, 2014.
Applicants must hold a doctorate by the beginning of the appointment,
and must show promise of outstanding research in the area of
Scientific Computing.  Potential for excellence in college- level
teaching also required.  Preference will be given to candidates who
show strong potential for interaction with existing applied
mathematics research efforts in the department, including
computational PDEs, computational neuroscience, numerical linear
algebra, computational fluid dynamics, and inverse problems.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a
research statement, and a teaching statement. These documents should
be submitted electronically through http://www.mathjobs.org.  In
addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of
recommendation to be submitted electronically on their behalf through
http://www.mathjobs.org. If a recommender cannot submit online, we
will also accept signed PDF attachments sent to
Christoph.Borgers@tufts.edu or paper letters mailed to SC Search
Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, Bromfield-Pearson Hall,
Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155.

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2013 and will
continue until the position is filled.

Tufts University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity
employer.  We are committed to increasing the diversity of our
faculty.  Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged
to apply.

Tenure Track Assistant Professor, Scientific Computing

TUFTS UNIVERSITY, DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS
Tenure Track Assistant Professor Position
Scientific Computing

Applications are invited for a tenure-track assistant professor position in Scientific Computing, to begin September 1, 2014. Applicants must hold a doctorate by the beginning of the appointment, and must show promise of outstanding research in the area of Scientific Computing.  Potential for excellence in college-level teaching also required.  Preference will be given to candidates who show strong potential for interaction with existing applied mathematics research efforts in the department, including computational PDEs, computational neuroscience, numerical linear algebra, computational fluid dynamics, and inverse problems.

Applications should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a research statement, and a teaching statement. These documents should be submitted electronically through http://www.mathjobs.org. In addition, applicants should arrange for three letters of recommendation to be submitted electronically on their behalf through http://www.mathjobs.org. If a recommender cannot submit online, we will also accept signed PDF attachments sent to Christoph.Borgers@tufts.edu  or paper letters mailed to SC Search Committee Chair, Department of Mathematics, Bromfield-Pearson Hall, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155.

Review of applications will begin on December 15, 2013 and will continue until the position is filled. 

Tufts University is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity employer.  We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty.  Members of underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply.

Computer Vision faculty position open in ECE at Univ. of Michigan

 

The Electrical and Computer Engineering Division of the EECS Department at the University of Michigan has an open faculty position in the field of Computer Vision this year.   Applicants at the Assistant Professor level should apply through our web site:
http://www.eecs.umich.edu/eecs/jobs/

Faculty Opening in Computer Vision, Machine Vision, and Computational Photography

The job description is available at
http://www.cis.rit.edu/jobs.

faculty position opening in "Big Data" at Wright State University

 

We are seeking a faculty member in Big Data. Appointment at any rank is 
possible (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor).

Particular areas of interest include, but are not limited to, data 
management and lifecycle, data analytics, data visualization, data 
fusion and integration, semantics and ontologies, social and sensor Web, 
biomedical and health informatics.

Outstanding applicants with a high potential for collaborations with 
existing strengths of the department and the Kno.e.sis Center are 
particularly welcome to apply. Outstanding applicants specializing in 
other emerging research areas are also welcome to apply.

For more information: 
http://cse.wright.edu/opportunity/assistant-associate-or-professor-big-data

- or email me (I'm the search committee chair).

Faculty Position, Computational Math, Emory University

The Department of Mathematics & Computer Science at Emory University
invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in
Computational Mathematics. Appointments are expected to be at the
Assistant Professor level in the area of numerical optimization;
senior candidates may be considered for truly outstanding cases.
Applicants must demonstrate exceptional research ability, and have a
PhD in Mathematics, Computer Science, or a closely related
field. Applicants should also have strong records, or promise, as
undergraduate and graduate teachers. Ideal candidates will have
interdisciplinary interests that complement and enhance current
research strengths in numerical linear algebra, networks, inverse
problems, numerical partial differential equations, and computational
fluid dynamics.

Applications consisting of a CV, research and teaching statements, and
three letters of recommendation directly from recommenders can be
submitted via Mathjobs.org, or can be sent via email to
cmsearch2014@mathcs.emory.edu. Informal inquiries are also invited by
email. Screening starts December 1, 2013.  Applications received by
December 31, 2013, will receive a full review.  Please note that
appointments are subject to final funding approval.  For additional
information about the department, please see:
http://www.mathcs.emory.edu

Emory University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Women and underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply.

Tenure Track Position at Bowdoin College

 

The Department of Mathematics at Bowdoin College invites applications for a tenure- track position at the rank of assistant professor starting Fall 2014. We seek applications from applied mathematicians whose research interests touch on both the pure and applied aspects of their specialization. Areas that would particularly complement current faculty expertise include, but are not limited to, stochastic processes, dynamical systems, and spatial models. The Mathematics Department strongly encourages a rich interplay between theoretical mathematics, applied mathematics, and statistics...

See http://www.bowdoin.edu/math/faculty-search/index.shtml for the full ad.

 
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