Boston University, Department of Computer Science

Position ID:Boston University-CompSci-ASCPP [#17178]
Position Title: Associate Professor of the Practice
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Boston, Massachusetts 02215, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Computer Science / Artificial Intelligence, Artificial intelligence and machine learning, Machine Learning, Natural Language Processing, Deep Learning
Appl Deadline: (posted 2020/10/14, listed until 2021/04/14)
Position Description:  Apply    

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The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a non-tenure track Associate Professor of the Practice position beginning July 1, 2021. Qualifications required of all applicants include a Ph.D. in Computer Science or related discipline, a strong professional record and industry experience, and a commitment to teaching. Particular attention will be given to candidates with research experience in artificial intelligence, machine learning, deep learning, natural language processing, and related areas.

The Department consists of a diverse group of 33 tenured and tenure-track faculty members, and offers programs leading to B.A., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees. The Department has research strengths in data mining, databases, graphics, image and video computing, machine learning, natural language processing, networking, distributed systems, operating systems, software design and implementation, real-time systems, security and cryptography, and theory of computation and algorithms. In addition, members of the Department collaborate closely with faculty across the university including mathematics and statistics, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, biology, earth and environment, economics, law, medicine, among others. Candidates are encouraged to demonstrate throughout their application their attention to diversity and inclusion as these topics relate to teaching, research, and engagement within the academic environment.

Review of applications will begin on November 1, 2020 and continue on a rolling basis. Additional information of the Department is available at Qualified applicants should apply at Applications should include a cover letter, CV, research statement, teaching statement, up to three sample publications, and three reference letters.

Boston University expects excellence in teaching and in research and is committed to building a culturally, racially, and ethnically diverse scholarly community ( Boston University is an AAU institution with a rich tradition dedicated to inclusion and social justice. We are proud that we were the first American university to award a Ph.D. to a woman and of our record of inclusiveness. The College of Arts and Science includes diversity as one of five strategic goals. We are dedicated to increasing the participation of all talented students and are committed to the pursuit of Computer Science by underrepresented groups at BU and beyond. We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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