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Job ID: 147947

Tenure-track Faculty Position
Simon Fraser University


Date Posted Oct. 21, 2020
Title Tenure-track Faculty Position
University Simon Fraser University
Burnaby, BC, Canada
Department School of Computing Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Sep. 1, 2021
 
 
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
    Professor
  • Computer/Information Sciences
 
 

The School of Computing Science at Simon Fraser University (SFU) invites applications for tenure-track faculty positions. The School has multiple openings and will consider applications at all ranks, including assistant, associate, and full professor. Excellent applicants in all areas of computer science will be considered. Applicants with research focus on artificial intelligence, computer security, networks and systems, and quantum computing are especially encouraged to apply. Exceptional candidates in Computer Security and Quantum Computing should also consider applying to the Department’s current search for Tier 2 Canada Research Chairs in these fields. More information on these chair positions can be found at:

http://www.sfu.ca/computing/about/job-opportunities.html

Candidates are expected to demonstrate excellence in research. In addition, a record of (or in the case of junior candidates, a potential for) high-quality graduate student supervision and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels is expected. A Ph.D. in computer science or related area is required by the start of the appointment. Candidates with a commitment to the advancement of women and other underrepresented groups in computer science are especially encouraged to apply.

SFU School of Computing Science has consistently been ranked among the top computer science departments in Canada and internationally. The School currently has 65 faculty members, 400 Ph.D. and M.Sc. students, and 2,000 undergraduate majors. SFU is located in Metro Vancouver, one of the most livable cities in the world.

To apply, please submit your curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and the names and email addresses of at least three referees to our on-line application system at:

http://www.sfu.ca/computing/about/job-opportunities.html

Full consideration will be given to applications received by December 17, 2020. Applications received after this deadline may be reviewed if as far as the positions are still open. The positions are subject to availability of funding and approval by the SFU Board of Governors. Any inquiries regarding this posting may be directed to cs_faculty_affairs@sfu.ca.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Simon Fraser University is committed to employment equity and welcomes applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, persons of aboriginal heritage, persons with disabilities, and LGTBQ-identified persons.

Under the authority of the University Act personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see:

http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/Faculty_Openings/Collection_Notice.html


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Jennifer Leone
    School of Computing Science
    Simon Fraser University
    8888 University Dr.
    Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6
    Canada
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  • 778 782 7852
  • cs_faculty_affairs@sfu.ca

 

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