The Department of Computer Science at the University of Regina invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the Assistant Professor level in Data Science and Machine Learning, starting July 1, 2019.
Candidates are expected to hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field by the time of appointment, and be committed to excellence in the three pillars of academia: research, teaching, and service. Areas of study in this position are closely aligned to Data Science & Machine Learning, including but not limited to big data, computational statistics, visual analytics, information storage and retrieval, deep learning, natural language processing, and artificial intelligence.
The successful candidate for this position will be expected to provide a research plan that has potential for long-term external funding via NSERC grants and industry partnerships; to initiate a research program in Data Science & Machine Learning; to secure external funding to support this research; and recruit and supervise graduate students conducting research in this area.
This position includes teaching courses in the core of our CS program, as well as developing and teaching new courses at the senior undergraduate and graduate levels on topics related to Data Science and Machine Learning (broadly defined).