The Faculty of Science of the University of Basel, Switzerland, invites outstanding scientists to apply for an
Assistant Professorship (Tenure-Track) in Computational Intelligence
in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, beginning in spring 2011 or earlier. The University of Basel is promoting the growing area of computational science. The faculty of science started in 2002 to offer a full Bachelor and Master program in Computer Science with an pplication-oriented profile.
The person to be appointed will have an excellent track record in the field of Computational Intelligence, a field that is defined at the intersection of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Algorithmics, Computational Science and Applied Mathematics. Possible research areas include, but are not limited to, text and document analysis, planning and scheduling problems or discrete optimization. The position includes teaching duties in research related fields as well as core computer science at the Master and PhD level (in English) and at the Bachelor level (German preferred). The successful candidate is expected to establish close cooperation within the university. Experience with industrial and academic cooperation is desirable.
The University of Basel seeks to increase the proportion of women among faculty members and therefore specifically encourages female candidates to apply.
Applications must include a detailed CV, a list of publications together with selected publications, a research and teaching statement, as well as a cover letter with names of referees. Applications must be sent by May 26th, 2010 in paper and electronic form (pdf) to the Dean of the Faculty of Science, see below.
For further information on the announced professorship please contact the head of the Computer Science Department, Prof. Dr. Ch. Tschudin, email: christian.tschudinunibas.ch
Contact and Address
Prof. Dr. Eberhard Parlow Dean, Faculty of Science Klingelbergstrasse 50 CH - 4056 Basel, Switzerland