Assistant Professorship in Interacting with Data (Non-tenure Track)

University of Zurich
Department of Informatics

The Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics of the University of Zurich invites applications for an

Assistant Professorship in Interacting with Data (Non-tenure Track) starting in 2019.

Candidates should hold a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science with specialization in Interactive Data Analysis, Visual Analytics, Information Visualization or related areas and have an excellent record of academic achievements in the relevant fields. A strong motivation to teach both at the undergraduate and the graduate levels as well as an interest in human and societal aspects of managing data are highly beneficial.

The successful candidate is expected to establish her or his research group within the Department of lnformatics, actively interface with the other groups at the department and the faculty, and seek collaboration with researchers across faculties within the Digital Society Initiative of the University of Zurich.

Through its educational and research objectives, the University of Zurich aims at attracting leading international researchers who are willing to contribute to its development and to strengthening its reputation. The University of Zurich is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from female candidates.

Please submit your application at

before November 30, 2018.

Documents should be addressed to Prof. Dr. Harald Gall; Dean of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Informatics; University of Zurich; Switzerland.

For further questions regarding the profile of the open position please contact Prof. Renato Pajarola (