Joint Hire: Assistant Computer Scientist – Argonne & Tenure Track Assistant Professor – NIU

  • Professional
  • Lemont, IL
  • Posted 1 week ago
  • Expires on: June 30, 2017

Argonne National Laboratory
Leadership Computing Facility

Argonne National Laboratory and Northern Illinois University (NIU) seek a joint hire between the two institutions focused on data sciences and machine learning. Laboratory appointment will be at the Assistant Scientist level in the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF) at Argonne National Laboratory and the faculty appointment will be at the tenure-track Assistant Professor level in the Department of Computer Science at Northern Illinois University.

ALCF’s mission is to accelerate major scientific discoveries and engineering breakthroughs for humanity by designing and providing world-leading computing facilities in partnership with the computational science community. We help researchers solve some of the world’s largest and most complex problems with our unique combination of supercomputing resources and computational science expertise.

At ALCF, you will join the data sciences group and provide technology, vision, research, development, and support in machine learning to glean insights from large-scale scientific datasets being produced by computational simulations, experiments, and observations; in domains such as material science, genomics, neuroscience, engineering, and high energy physics. You will work in a highly collaborative environment involving science application teams, academia, industry, as well as other national laboratories and agencies.

NIU’s Department of Computer Science has provided students access to the breadth and depth of computer science for over thirty years. You will have a joint appointment as a tenure-track assistant professor in the computer science department at NIU. Responsibilities include teaching, scholarship, grantsmanship, and service.

We invite you to apply for LCF Requisition # 402000 by visiting Argonne’s Career Page.

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