Open Rank Faculty Positions in Computer Science: Bioinformatics

Location
Irvine, CA
Posted
Oct 10, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
  • Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences - Computer Science


  • RECRUITMENT PERIOD



    Open October 9th, 2018 through January 15th, 2019
    If you apply to this recruitment by January 15th, 2019, you will have until January 31st, 2019 to complete your application.

    DESCRIPTION


    University of California, Irvine
    Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
    Department of Computer Science

    Open Rank Faculty Positions in Computer Science: Bioinformatics

    The Department of Computer Science in the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences (ICS) at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) invites applications for tenure-track assistant professor or tenured associate/full professor positions beginning July 1, 2019. The Department is interested in individuals with a strong research background in bioinformatics, broadly defined to be in the general area of applying computational and/or machine learning methods to study biology and/or medicine.

    The Computer Science Department's curricula, faculty and research focus on an array of topics including: computer architecture, system software, networking and distributed computing, data and information systems, artificial intelligence, and computer graphics; while also pursuing interdisciplinary topics such as bioinformatics, data mining, security and privacy, and ubiquitous computing.

    At UCI, ICS brings together three unique departments (Computer Science, Informatics, and Statistics), thus strategically positioning itself to meet the technical and social challenges of computing and information systems in the coming decades. The U.S. News and World Report 2018 Best Global Universities ranking identifies UCI as a top 75 university in computer science and one of the top 30 universities for computer science in the United States. ICS is one of only five computing-focused schools among the Association of American Universities (AAU) members. Our 90+ faculty members include 2 NAE Members, 14 ACM Fellows, 9 IEEE Fellows, 9 AAAS Fellows and many other national award winners.

    For eight consecutive years the University of California, Irvine has been named a top 10 "Coolest School" by Sierra magazine for our innovative sustainable practices. UCI is also ranked as a top ten public university by U.S. News and World Report, and has been identified by the New York Times as No. 1 among U.S. universities that do the most for low-income students. UCI is located in Orange County, 4 miles from the Pacific Ocean and 45 miles south of Los Angeles. Irvine is one of the safest communities in the U.S. and offers a very pleasant year-round climate, numerous recreational and cultural opportunities, and one of the highest-ranked public school systems in the nation.

    Applicants should hold a Ph.D. or equivalent in computer science or closely related field. Completed applications containing a cover letter, curriculum vitae, all available teaching evaluations, statements on diversity, teaching, and research, three letters of recommendation, and sample research publications should be uploaded electronically. Please refer to the following website for instructions: https://recruit.ap.uci.edu/apply/JPF04949

    Applications received by January 1, 2019 will receive fullest consideration.

    The University of California, Irvine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy. A recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity, UCI is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, supports work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is dedicated to broadening participation in higher education.
    Job location Irvine, CA
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    More information about this recruitment: https://www.cs.uci.edu/


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