Assistant/Associate Professor Applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Large-Scale Machine Learning (ML)


  • Professional
  • Houston, Texas
  • Posted 4 months ago
  • Expires on: February 29, 2024

University of Houston
Department of Computer Science

Description

The Department of Computer Science at the University of Houston invites applications for tenure-track faculty position in Applied Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Large-Scale Machine Learning (ML) at the Assistant/Associate Professor level.  The successful candidate will be appointed at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor (Tenure-eligible) ranks, with a joint appointment in the Department of Electrical Engineering in the Cullen College of Engineering.  The rank of the appointment will be based on the candidate’s experience and qualifications.

The Department of Computer Science is home to a dynamic and interdisciplinary group of 30+ full-time faculty members and over 1,800 undergraduate and graduate students. The department is seeking outstanding candidates with the potential for exceptional research, excellence in teaching, and mentoring graduate and undergraduate students. Theanticipated start date for this position is September 1, 2024.

Applicants must possess an earned doctorate in computer science, computer engineering, or closely related fields before the start date. Applicants are asked to please provide contact information for 3 professional references.

The University of Houston is a Carnegie Tier One public research university located on a park-like campus a fewminutes from downtown Houston. The university has embarked on an exciting period of research growth, a rising reputation, and committed leadership. The Department of Computer Science is home to a dynamic and interdisciplinarygroup of 30+ full-time faculty members and over 1,800 undergraduate and graduate students.

The University’s prime location in America’s fourth-largest city supports extensive industry partnerships and experiential learning opportunities. Renowned for its energy industry and NASA’s Space Center, Houston is home to a vibrantcultural scene with world-class museums, theaters, and restaurants. Houston thrives as a hub for innovation, education,and arts, fostering a unique blend of community charm and modern progress.

Rank will be commensurate with experience.

The university is responsive to the needs of dual-career couples.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Pre- application inquiries arewelcome and prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Dr. Shishir Shah at sshah@central.uh.edu.

For consideration, applicants must apply for the position on the University of Houston Careers site using the link provided in this posting.

Job title:  Assistant or Associate Professor – AI and Machine Learning, posting number FAC003213.

The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution and recognizes protected classes of race,color, sex (including pregnancy), genetic information, religion, age (40 and above), national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or status, and gender expression as required by federal law. Veterans andpersons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.