Chair, School of Interactive Computing

Georgia Institute of Technology
College of Computing

Chair, School of Interactive Computing

The College of Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology invites applications and nominations for the position of Chair of the School of Interactive Computing.

The School’s charge is broad, ranging from robotics and machine learning to human-computer interaction and computational media, along with their applications in myriad domains, such as healthcare, education, and security, among others. The Chair, who reports to the Dean of the College of Computing, is responsible for all administrative, budgetary, and personnel decisions within the school, and will be responsible for leadership, management, and strategic vision for the next phase of the school’s growth.

The ideal candidate will have a distinguished record of research; a commitment to interdisciplinary education; experience managing budgets, strategy, and people; familiarity working with campus administrators and leaders; a track record of and strong commitment to cultivating an equitable, diverse, and inclusive environment, including in faculty and staff development, hiring, and student recruitment; and a history of successfully engaging in industrial and community partnerships and external fundraising. We seek candidates with a Ph.D. degree in a computing-related field, who are appointed at the rank of full professor or who have equivalent experience in a leading research university or research laboratory.

To ensure full consideration, candidates should complete the online application form, which will require submission of a CV, letter of application, names and contact information for five references (including one student or other mentee), and other supporting documents.

This search begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin May 15, 2021.

Should you have questions or interest in further discussing the position, please contact Prof. Richard Vuduc, chair of the search committee, at

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