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Assistant or Associate Professor of Computer and Information Science, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, Indiana

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POSITION SUMMARY:Indiana Wesleyan University seeks applications for a full-time permanent faculty position on the Marion, Indiana campus starting Fall 2018. The successful candidate will combine engaging teaching with scholarly endeavors, preferably involving undergraduate research.EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:Possession of or pursuing an earned doctorate in Computer Science or a closely related field.DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:Job responsibilities include teaching computer and information science courses at all undergraduate levels as well as student mentoring, curriculum development, and university service. Scholarship and participation in professional organizations are expected and supported. Teaching load is 12 credits per semester with some opportunities for scholarship load exchange.Apply at:  http://ift.tt/2w5s2Cw

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35 Innovators Under the Age of 35

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Every year the MIT Technology Review publishes a list of 35 innovators under the age of 35.They recently published the list for 2017. Of the 35 innovators, 14 are working on problems related to computer science.This list includes Suchi Saria from Johns Hopkins University, who was one of the presenters at the Computing Community Consortium’s (CCC) Artificial Intelligence For Social Good workshop in June 2016. Her talk Making ‘Meaningful Use’ more meaningfulwas about her work of putting existing medical data to work to predict sepsis risk.Some of the other computer scientists include Ian Goodfellow, Google Brain, invented a way for neural networks to get better by working together; Lorenz Meier, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, created an open-source autopilot for drones; Franziska Roesner, University of Washington, is preparing for the security and privacy threats that augmented reality might bring; Olga Russakovsky, Princeton University, employed crowdsourcing to vastly improve …

Senior Software Engineering Faculty Position, McMaster University, Hamilton ON, Canada

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Senior Software Engineering Faculty Position in Computing and SoftwareThe Faculty of Engineering at McMaster University has a reputation for innovative programs, cutting-edge research, leading faculty, and aspiring students. It has earned a strong reputation as a centre for academic excellence and innovation. The Faculty has approximately 180 faculty members, along with close to 4,500 undergraduate and 1,000 graduate students. The Faculty of Engineering promotes a nurturing and inclusive environment where opportunities are made available for personal growth and professional development.The Department of Computing and Software offers comprehensive undergraduate and graduate programs in Software Engineering as well as Computer Science and undergraduate Mechatronics Engineering. To enrich its flourishing Software Engineering research program, the Department of Computing and Software at McMaster University is seeking an outstanding individual for a senior faculty position at the rank of e…

Assistant Professor, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

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The Department of Computer Science at the University of New Orleans (UNO) invites applications for one tenure-track Assistant Professor position starting in Spring 2018. Strong preference will be given to the broad area of cybersecurity and privacy, and to candidates who complement current areas of strength.A Ph.D. in computer science, or a closely related field is required for appointment; successful applicants must possess a record of research excellence, and demonstrate strong teaching commitments to graduate and undergraduate courses. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis, starting Sep 15, 2017 until the position is filled.UNO is a Carnegie Higher Research institution located in the vibrant and fast-growing city of New Orleans. Over the last decade, the metro area has experienced a strong IT growth, and computer science enrollment has doubled over five years. The Department hosts two Board-certified research centers and has a strong record of federal, state, and privat…

UCLA Tenure-Track or Tenured Faculty Position, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

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UCLA Electrical and Computer Engineering Department PROFESSORThe Electrical and Computer Engineering Department in the Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is accepting applications for tenure-track faculty positions.Further information and an online application may be found at:http://ift.tt/2fM9YGG

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Hilti Chair for Data and Application Security, University of Liechtenstein, Vaduz, Liechtenstein

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The University of Liechtenstein invites applications for the new Hilti Chair for Data and Application Security at the rank of full professor. The chair is an endowed chair located at the Department of Information Systems. While the chair will benefit from its relations to Hilti as a leading global company (see: www.hilti.com) it will be independent in all its activities. Applicants must have superior academic credentials, including a record of scholarly impact evidenced by journal and conference publications, excellent teaching ability, and a record in professional academic and institutional service.The chair will have the opportunity to build a world-class research group focusing on data and application security in one of the most livable and beautiful areas of Europe. The chair will make important contributions to foster cyber security as a foundation for digital innovation and transformation, and will collaborate closely with the other research groups at the department, such as Bus…

Post Doctoral Fellow, Northeastern University, Boston, MA

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Post Doctoral Fellow at the Playable Innovative Technologies Lab in College of Computer and Information Science at Northeastern UniversityWe are seeking a postdoctoral fellow who will be working on Game Analytics and Behavior Modeling, working in a multidisciplinary area that combines Artificial Intelligence, Data Science, Modeling and Game Research. This position is funded by NIH and DoD grants and will be focused on modeling human behavior using data collected through multiple games. One of these games would be Foldit (http://fold.it/), which is a scientific discovery game; MarketPlace live (a team based educational marketing game), and Wuzzit Trouble (an educational game to teach kids Algebra). This project will be under supervision of two faculty members at CCIS, Northeastern University: Magy Seif El-Nasr (http://ift.tt/2weNNff) and Seth Cooper (http://sethcooper.net/).Postdoctoral fellows are expected to work under the supervision of Profs Cooper and Seif El-Nasr. We expect postd…

Postdoctoral Scholar, Software Systems Security Lab, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA

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Postdoctoral Scholar, Software Systems Security LabApplications are invited for a Research Associate, Senior Research Associate, and two Postdoctoral Scholar positions on automatic software analysis, transformation, and security hardening in the Software Systems Security Lab, led by Prof. Dinghao Wu, at the Pennsylvania State University. Candidates must have a Ph.D. in computer and information science or a related field. We seek candidates with strong motivation, ability to conduct research with a proven track record, excellent project management skills and experience, excellent written and oral communication skills, ability to effectively interact with and mentor graduate students. Strong programming skill is required. Experience in any or all of the following is a plus: computer security, especially software, systems, and mobile security; program analysis and model checking, formal methods and verification; symbolic execution; type systems and logics; programming languages; compiler…

Assistant Professor – Data Analytics for Precision Agriculture, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities, St. Paul, MN

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Assistant Professor – Data Analytics for Precision AgricultureDepartment of Bioproducts and Biosystems EngineeringThe University of Minnesota invites applications for a 9-month tenure-track assistant professor position in the broader area of data analytics for precision agriculture with research and teaching (50%/50%) responsibilities.For a full position description and to apply online: http://ift.tt/2hYMP48. Enter Job ID 318385.

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DataScience@NIH Updates

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Check out the following updates from Data Science at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).Data Science Opportunities:Big Data Neuroscience Workshop 2017 Organized by the Advanced Neuroscience Network (ACNN)September 8 – 9, 2017 in Bloomington, IN.Register or learn more about the workshop here.BD2K Training Coordinating Center has been creating the Educational Resource Discovery Index (ERuDIte)Database of 10,000+ data science educational resources from collective BD2K activities and from around the web.Learn more here. Find the ERuDite search box at the top of the page to access the database.To contribute your feedback, contact John Van Horn at: jvanhorn@usc.edu.Data Science Events:Registration is open for the California Big Data to Knowledge WorkshopSeptember 15, 2017 in Huntington Beach, CA. Register or learn more about the workshop here.Data Science Rotation for Advancing Discovery Trip (RoAD-Trip)The BD2K Training Coordinating Center (TCC) has developed the Data Science Rotation…

Assistant Professor, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK

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The Computer Science Department (http://ift.tt/1T049lA) at Oklahoma State University (OSU) is seeking applications for one tenure-track Assistant Professor position beginning on August 15, 2018.For more detail and to apply, visit: http://ift.tt/2vgxjmsApplications should be received by November 15, 2017.Priority will be given to the area of Big Data and the related fields. An earned Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely-related field from an accredited institution is required at the time of appointment.Some consideration are: potential to secure external funding, pursuing research collaboration with Departmental faculty as well as faculty in other departments on campus, and exploring joint research efforts with the industry at the local, state, and national levels.A successful faculty candidate should be willing to teach from a multicultural perspective and should be willing to mentor ethnically and racially underrepresented students. Some current Departmental diversity statistics fo…

CIS Lecturer Position 2018, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

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The University of Pennsylvania, Department of Computer and Information Science invites applicants for a Lecturer position within our graduate program. The department seeks individuals with exceptional promise for, or a proven record of, excellence in teaching. Applicants should have a Ph.D. degree and/or significant industry experience in computing.The position entails designing and teaching introductory courses in programming, computer systems, and discrete mathematics, and in embedded systems programming, software engineering, parallel computing, and other systems-related topics. The target start date is July 1, 2018. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis until the position is filled.Lecturer positions are for one year, renewable annually up to three years, at the end of which a promotion to Senior Lecturer can be considered. Successful applicants will find Penn to be a stimulating environment conducive to professional growth.Apply for this position online at: http://ift…

CIS Tenure or Tenure-Track Position, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

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The School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Pennsylvania is growing its faculty by 33% over the next five years. As part of this initiative, the Department of Computer and Information Science is engaged in an aggressive, multi-year hiring effort for several tenure-track positions at the Assistant, Associate, and Full Professor levels, with an emphasis on junior appointments. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science. We are looking for exceptional candidates in all areas of computer science, with special preference to candidates in Machine Learning and Data Science, and Computer Architecture.We are especially interested in candidates whose interests are aligned with the school’s strategic plan: http://ift.tt/2bVH4j9We seek individuals with stellar research achievement and potential, who will excel in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses and take a position of international leadership in defining their field of study. Leadership in cross-disciplinar…

Full-time Tenure-track Assistant Professor in Computer Science, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

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Bard College invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position in computer science at the rank of assistant professor to begin fall 2018. Applications are sought in all areas of computer science, although special consideration will be given to those with research interests in human-computer interaction, information security, and data science.The successful candidate will have a commitment to quality, innovative undergraduate teaching at a liberal arts college; maintaining an active research program; contributing to the general education curriculum; and engaging with the life of the college.Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related area (e.g. Applied Mathematics, Computational Science, Psychology, or Design) or be nearing its completion by September of 2018.To apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching and research statements, three letters of recommendation (at least one addressing teaching) through Interfolio.com at: http://ift.tt/2w5…

PostDoc in Cloud Computing, Qatar University, Doha, Qatar

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Qatar University and Simon Fraser University are seeking a Postdoctoral Research Scientist to work on a joint project in the field of cloud computing support for multimedia applications. The project aims to accelerate the development of next generation multimedia applications on cloud platforms. The position is based in Doha at Qatar University campus. The team is led by Dr. Aiman Erbad (Qatar University), in close collaboration with Drs. Jiangchuan Liu and Mohamed Hefeeda (Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada).Applicants need to have strong experience in large-scale multimedia systems, multimedia networking, and cloud-support for multimedia. Each applicant should have PhD in Computer Science or related field, with strong publication record, and excellent communication skills.Applications will be reviewed immediately and the process will continue until the position is filled. Employment benefits include: Competitive tax-free salary, furnished accommodations or housing allowance,…

Research Associate- Comcast Media and Technology Center, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO

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This Research Associate position offers collaborative and independent research opportunities at The Comcast Media and Technology Center (CMTC) at University of Colorado Denver. Through a unique blending of design, engineering, and technology, the CMTC’s central purpose is to foster a creative environment.To learn more/apply, visit: http://ift.tt/2wYw3W9

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Assistant Professor of Computer Science, North Central College, Naperville, IL

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The Computer Science Department at North Central College invites applications for a tenure-track position to begin September 2018. A PhD in computer science or a related field is required by the start date. We seek candidates with research interests in any area that complement our existing strengths. Candidates should have demonstrated potential for excellence in undergraduate teaching and mentoring, and must be committed to developing an active research program.Founded in 1861, North Central College is a selective, comprehensive liberal arts institution located 28 miles west of Chicago in Naperville, IL.For more information, please visit: http://ift.tt/2uGSxu4Review of applications will begin on September 15, 2017 and continue until the position is closed.

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