The Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS) seeks applications for a tenure track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, beginning Fall 2012. The University of Oregon is an AAU research university located in Eugene, two hours south of Portland, and within one hour’s drive of both the Pacific Ocean and the snow-capped Cascade Mountains.
The CIS Department is part of the College of Arts and Sciences and is housed within the Lorry Lokey Science Complex. The department offers B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees. More information about the department, its programs and faculty can be found at http://www.cs.uoregon.edu.
We offer a stimulating, friendly environment for collaborative research both within the department and with other departments on campus. Faculty in the department are affiliated with the Cognitive and Decision Sciences Institute, the Computational Science Institute, and the Neuro-Informatics Center.
The department seeks to hire faculty in the general area of systems, with specific specialization that complements existing faculty strengths in systems-related fields. The successful candidate will have strong record of accomplishments that demonstrate a highly creative approach to systems research, knowledge of state-of-the-art techniques and technology, and significant collaborative project work. In addition, the candidate should have experience creating, evaluating, and applying experimental systems artifacts. Opportunities for interactions with systems-oriented faculty include: parallel and distributed systems, networking, databases, intelligent systems, informatics, and computational science. Applicants must have a Ph.D. in computer science or closely related field, a demonstrated record of excellence in research, and a strong commitment to teaching. A successful candidate will be expected to conduct a vigorous research program and to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Applications will be accepted electronically through the department's web site (only). Application information can be found at http://www.cs.uoregon.edu/Employment/. Review of applications will begin March 01, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. Please address any questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Oregon is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution committed to cultural diversity and is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act. We are committed to creating a more inclusive and diverse institution and seek candidates with demonstrated potential to contribute positively to its diverse community.