Professor - Brin Family Foundation

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The Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA is recruiting to fill an endowed position by Brin Family Foundation, with start dates on or after July 1, 2019. Outstanding mid-career and senior candidates in theoretical computer sciences across all sub-fields are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will also be considered for joint appointments with the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), a multi-disciplinary research institute.

“Exceptional candidates with possible focuses on advancing fundamental understanding and theoretical development related to Quantum Computing, Machine Learning, Data Science, Cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, and core areas of computer science are being sought. Applicants working at the boundary of computer science and related disciplines are also encouraged to apply, and may be considered for joint positions with other departments or institutes on campus. A candidate should indicate in their cover letter if they might be interested in such a joint appointment.

The department is committed to building a diverse faculty pre-eminent in its missions of research, teaching, and service to the community, and it especially encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities. In addition, candidates who have experience engaging with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students and contributing to a climate of inclusivity are encouraged to discuss their perspectives on these subjects in their application materials.

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering, or related discipline.

Strong demonstrated interest in research, student mentoring, and service to the broader scientific community.

Best Consideration Date:  6/30/2019