Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor – Computer & Information Sciences & Engineering (CISE) –

first_imgThe Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering at the University ofFlorida (UF) invites applications for a full-time, nine-monthtenure track faculty position at the rank ofAssistant/Associate/Full Professor in the Department of Computer& Information Sciences & Engineering (CISE). The positionfocuses on research and teaching at the intersection of computervision, natural language processing, and machine learning/AI.The University of Florida is the flagship campus of the State ofFlorida university system and is ranked as the #6 best public USuniversity according to US News and World Report. UF recentlyannounced a $70 million artificial intelligence partnership withNVIDIA to create an AI-centric data center that houses the world’sfastest AI supercomputer in higher education. The Department ofCISE in the HWCOE is a vibrant, multidisciplinary highlycollaborative environment, consistently ranked among the topdepartments for both graduate and undergraduate programs. It offersBA, BS, MS, and PhD degrees in Computer Science and ComputerEngineering, with an enrollment of 2,440 undergraduate students and668 graduate students of which 148 are PhD students. The CISEdepartment currently has 55 faculty. Collectively, the list ofachievements and awards received by the faculty include oneFulbright Scholar; 19 NSF CAREER Award winners; eight IEEE Fellows;three ACM Fellows; three AAAS Fellows; one IEEE Computer SocietyTaylor L. Booth Education Award; one IEEE Computer Society W.Wallace-McDowell Award; and one ACM Karl Karlstrom OutstandingEducator Award. The Department’s external research expenditureswere over $8.8 million last year, an increase of over 60% over thepast five years. Research is central to the success of the program;and new faculty will be expected to initiate and sustain strongsponsored research and graduate training [email protected] successful candidate is expected to have a doctoral degree incomputer and information science and engineering or a related fieldat the time of hiring. In addition, the candidate should have arecord of successful proposal writing, mentoring, and classroomteaching of undergraduate and graduate students.The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately,with the first full committee screening occurring on January 4,2021, and will continue to receive applications until the positionis filled. All applications must be submitted through Interfolioat: https: // apply.interfolio.com/82206 . (Please see JobRequisition #68252). Complete applications must include thefollowing files in PDF format: (1) cover letter (summary andintroduction related to hiring emphasis areas); (2) a personalstatement (including identification of any synergies with UF CISEas well as UF investigators, centers & institutes); (3) adiversity statement (including experience in working with diverseand underrepresented groups in engineering); (4) a curriculum vitae(including a 1-page CV highlights); (5) a research program visionstatement (with a focus on how any plans will support thedepartment and college), (6) a teaching statement (including apersonal philosophy and interests); (7) up to three representativejournal articles (co-)authored by the applicant; and (8) the names,addresses, phone numbers, and email addresses of no less than threeand up to five references. The final candidate will be required toprovide an official transcript to the hiring department upon hire.The anticipated start for the position is Spring 2021 with someflexibility for a later start based on individual needs.Selected candidate will be required to provide an officialtranscript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript willnot be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued toStudent” is visible. Degrees earned from an educational institutionoutside of the United States are required to be evaluated by aprofessional credentialing service provider approved by NationalAssociation of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES).If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for thisposition, please call 352-392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at800-955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to workin the US. Background searches are conducted in accordance withFlorida’s Sunshine Law.#category=69The University of Florida is committed to non-discrimination withrespect to race, creed, color, religion, age, disability, sex,sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, marital status,national origin, political opinions or affiliations, geneticinformation and veteran status in all aspects of employmentincluding recruitment, hiring, promotions, transfers, discipline,terminations, wage and salary administration, benefits, andtraining.last_img read more