Call for Associate Professor in Computer Science – UNIVE
The Dept. of Env. Science, Informatics and Statistics (DAIS) of Ca’ Foscari University of Venice (UCF) announces an open faculty position in Computer Science at the senior level – Tenured Associate Professor – sector 01/B1 – INF/01 (Informatica).
Further open positions as Tenure Track Assistant Professor or Tenured Associate Professor will be opened during the next year.
Deadline for sending an expression of interest: Jan 9th, 2017
Phd, good publication record, participation/leadership in research projects, experience in teaching at graduate/undergraduate levels in English and/or Italian.
According to the Italian legislation, to apply for a Tenured Associate Professorship candidates have to possess an Italian Scientific Habilitation for this position, or they have to hold an equivalent academic position (associate professor) at their current Italian or foreign university. Moreover, in order to apply for a Tenure Track Assistant Professorship, candidates must have completed three years of postdoc research.
Computer and Data Science at Ca’ Foscari
Computer Science at UCF has a relatively long tradition. Since more than 25 years we offer a complete cycle of study in Computer Science, including Bachelor, Master, and PhD (1st, 2nd, and 3rd level, according to the Bologna framework), where the instruction language of the Master/PhD programs is English. Our group of researchers and instructors also includes statisticians, along with we designed specializations in “Data Science” within our degrees.
Our faculty is also involved in offering novel educational programs. Besides the new professional master in “Digital Humanities”, we are planning an innovative Bachelor course in “Digital Management”, which offers students the possibility of acquiring advanced skills on ICT, Management and Economics, in strict collaboration with companies and startuppers.
The main research activities on “Computer and Data Science” at DAIS are organized around two centers: “Center for AdvanCes in Autonomous, DIstributed and pervAsive systems” (ACADIA) and “Center for Knowledge, Interaction and Intelligent Systems” (KIIS). The ACADIA center aims at contributing effective answers to the scientific and technological issues underlying several challenges related to the development of software and systems, including distributed and cloud ones, with characteristics of dependability, security, and correctness. The KIIS center emphasizes the research challenges concerning three main dimensions, namely data and knowledge management, multimodal interactive interfaces, and intelligent artificial and computer vision systems that mimic human cognitive abilities.
How to submit an expression of interest
Submit a complete CV with an accompanying statement of purpose letter to firstname.lastname@example.org by Jan 9th, 2017. The CV (written in English or Italian) should include the following information:
– complete personal details
– contact information (email, phone, skype id)
– bibliometric indices (Scopus/Google Scholar/…)
– education and qualifications
– research and teaching experience
– complete list of publications
Short-listed candidates will be invited for an interview/seminar.