Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
23 Sep 2019
End of advertisement period
23 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Description

The Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering, College of Information Technology (CIT), United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) invites highly qualified individuals to apply for a faculty position in Computer Science. The CIT seeks candidates who can contribute to its growing undergraduate and graduate programs in Computer Science and Software Engineering, through excellence in teaching and research. Candidates with interdisciplinary research in areas related to Computer Science and in particular Artificial Intelligence are strongly encouraged to apply. Demonstrable research capability that will enable the candidate to develop and sustain an internally and/or externally funded research program in the areas of computer science, machine learning, computer vision, data science, artificial intelligence, and human-centered design, publish research findings in refereed journals/conferences, and actively engage in promoting the growth of the UAEU is a must. Candidates must hold a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field with a demonstrated record of research accomplishments and experience in writing and securing research grants. Innovative teaching skills with experience in blended learning and other interactive teaching methodologies are highly desired. Faculty rank is commensurate with qualifications and experience with preferences given to Assistant Professors. The College has undergraduate programs in information technology, computer science, information security and computer engineering. The college is also home to a number of graduate programs including an MSc. in Software Engineering and a Ph.D. in Computer Science. The UAEU is the UAE national premier research university and it is ranked by QS World University ranking in the top 50 universities under 50 years and as the UAE's top university. For more information about the UAEU and the College of Information Technology, please visit: http://www.uaeu.ac.ae/en/

The application package should include a cover letter, full curriculum vitae, a brief statement of current and future research interests, evidence of excellence in research and teaching, and names and contact information for three references. English is the language of instructions and communication in the CIT. All applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uaeu.ac.ae/search.jsp (under CIT). For questions related to the online application system, please contact Ms. Muna AlMazrouei m.almazrouei@uaeu.ac.ae.

Minimum Qualification

Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field. The ability to teach undergraduate/graduate courses is a must. Industrial and professional experience is a plus.

Preferred Qualification

Demonstrated solid record of research accomplishments in the area of Artificial Intelligence, machine learning and data science.

Division College of Information Tech. -(CIT)

Department Computer Science & Software Eng-(CIT)

Job Close Date open until filled

Job Category Academic - Faculty