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Assistant Professors (f/m) of Computer Science (Tenure Track)
Published(432 days ago)
Deadline for applications(369 days ago)
ETH ZurichZürich (Schweiz)
Assistant Professors (Tenure Track)
of Computer Science
The Department of Computer Science (www.inf.ethz.ch)
at ETH Zurich invites applications
for assistant professorships (tenure track) with a focus on the following broad areas
within computer science. For each area, several possible examples (not exhaustive) of
expertise are provided.
Programming Languages and Software Engineering (language design and implementation,
testing and debugging, compilers and language runtimes, programming models,
Human Computer Interaction (computational interaction, interactive machine learning,
user and preference modelling, intelligent interactive systems, wearable technologies
and continuous sensing, human-centered health, personalized medicine, assistive
technologies, AR/VR, haptics, human-robot interaction)
Data Science (machine learning, language/media processing, data privacy, data centers
architecture and management, programming and runtime platforms for data centers
and cloud computing, data science for HPC simulations, medical applications, quantified
self, population-scale genomic medicine, educational data science)
All other areas in Computer Science (while there is a focus on the three areas above,
ETH Zurich is broadly looking in all areas)
Please only apply for one of the above four areas as
all applications will be jointly reviewed.
Applicants should be strongly rooted in computer
science, have internationally recognized expertise in
their field and pursue research at the forefront of computer
science. Successful candidates should establish
and lead a strong research programme. They will be
expected to supervise doctoral students and teach both
undergraduate and graduate level courses (in German
or in English). Collaboration in research and teaching
is expected both within the department and with other
groups of ETH Zurich and related institutions.
Assistant professorships have been established to
promote the careers of younger scientists. ETH Zurich
implements a tenure track system equivalent to other
top international universities. For candidates with
exceptional research accomplishments, applications
for a tenured associate or full professorship will also be
Applications include a curriculum vitae, a list of publications with the three most important
ones marked, a statement of future research and teaching interests, the names of
three references, and a description of the three most important achievements. The letter
of application should be addressed to the President of ETH Zurich, Prof. Dr. Lino Guzzella.
The closing date for applications is 15 December 2017. ETH Zurich is an equal opportunity
and family friendly employer and is responsive to the needs of dual career couples. We
specifically encourage women to apply.