Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Computer Science

Hamilton, New Zealand
06 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
22 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Department of Computer Science

Faculty of Computing and Mathematical Sciences

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Waikato has an established reputation in the fields of Machine Learning, Cyber-Security, Networks, Digital Libraries, Information Systems and Software Engineering.

We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer who will contribute to teaching, postgraduate supervision, administration and research within the Department and School. Applicants must have the ability to teach at all levels of study and in particular have broad and in-depth knowledge of Machine Learning. Preference will be given to applicants who also have strengths and knowledge of Natural Language Processing and Deep Learning.

A research record of sustained excellence and a recognised contribution to the academic field appropriate to the level of position applied for are essential. You will also have demonstrated success in undergraduate teaching including the ability to lecture to large numbers and conduct small group tutorials effectively, along with the ability to contribute to the graduate and postgraduate teaching programmes and to maintain an active research programme. A PhD in a relevant discipline area is required.

Current salary range for Lecturers is NZ$74,034 to $89,163 per year, and for Senior Lecturers is NZ$91,710 to $120,752 per year, depending on qualifications, skills and experience.

Enquiries of an academic nature should be directed to the Chairperson of Department, Professor David Bainbridge, email: david.bainbridge@waikato.ac.nz

Closing date: 22 February 2019 (NZ time) Vacancy number: 380394

For more information and to apply, visit www.jobs.waikato.ac.nz