Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Associate Professor in Computer Science
One or more positions as tenure-track assistant professor or associate professor are available at the Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University (www.cs.au.dk) starting summer, 2017.
The department has research groups within "Algorithms and Data Structures”, "Data-Intensive Systems", “Cryptography and Security", "Mathematical Computer Science", "Logic and Semantics", "Ubiquitous Computing and Interaction", "Computer-Mediated Activity", "Use, Design and Innovation", and "Programming Languages”. Moreover, we wish to build competencies within Machine Learning and Systems Security.
Applicants within the areas of "Data-Intensive systems", "Algorithms and Data Structures", "Machine Learning", and "Systems Security" are of special interest, but applicants within other research areas are also very welcome.
Applicants for tenure-track positions are expected to have a PhD and research experience corresponding to a couple of years as postdoc or similar. Applicants must document a promising record of original research and an aptitude for teaching.
Applicants for associate professor positions are expected to have research experience from several years as assistant professor or similar. Applicants must document a strong record of original research and have teaching experience at undergraduate/graduate level.
Recommendation letters can be uploaded together with your other application material; however, you can also ask referees to submit letters directly to the e-mail address firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 15 January 2017. The subject of the e-mail should include the phrase "Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Associate Professor in Computer Science, name of applicant”.
The department has a staff of approximately 125 people including 24 full and associate professors, 2 assistant professors, 25 postdocs and 50 PhD students. The number of students is approximately 1,000.
About the Tenure Track Program:
Aarhus University offers talented scientists an attractive career perspective via the Tenure Track Program. Highly qualified candidates are appointed as Assistant Professors for a period of 6 years with the prospect of a performance-based advancement to a tenured position as Associate Professor. As part of the Aarhus University Tenure Track Program, the University carries out a mid-term evaluation to review the progress of the tenure track candidate, according to the same criteria used in the final tenure review. If the final review is positive, the candidate will be offered a tenured position as Associate Professor at Aarhus University.
Applicants for associate professor positions are expected the criterias listed for associate professors in:
Place of Employment and Place of Work
The place of employment is Aarhus University, and the place of work is Science and Technology, Åbogade 34, DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark.
Further information on the position can be obtained from Head of Department Lars Birkedal (email@example.com).Application procedure
Alle ansøgninger skal være lavet online og modtaget senest:15.01.2017
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