Multiple Positions (AI/Machine Learning, Computer Science, Computer Security, Software Engineering)

York University
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

York University, Lassonde School of Engineering

York University is known for championing new ways of thinking that drive teaching and research excellence. Through cross-discipline programming, innovative course design, diverse experiential learning and a supportive community environment, our students receive the education they need to create big ideas that make an impact on the world. Located in Toronto, York is the third largest university in Canada, with a strong community of 53,000 students, 7,000 faculty and administrative staff, and 300,000+ alumni.

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Established in 2012, the Lassonde School of Engineering, York University offers a broad range of undergraduate and graduate programs to educate multidisciplinary problem solvers, critical thinkers, and entrepreneurs who understand creativity, communications, social responsibility, and cultural diversity. Further information is available at

The Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at York University is one of the foremost academic and research departments in Canada with more than 60 faculty members, offering a range of undergraduate programs and research-intensive graduate degrees. For further information please visit

Full-Time Tenure-Track Appointments

The following positions will commence July 1, 2021 and are subject to budgetary approval. Salaries will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Successful candidates must demonstrate excellence or promise of excellence in teaching and scholarly research.  Successful candidates should also be suitable for prompt appointment to the Faculty of Graduate Studies, and be licensed as a Professional Engineer in Canada, or successfully seek licensure soon after appointment, where applicable. Pedagogical innovation in high priority areas such as experiential education and technology enhanced learning is preferred.

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science invites applications for the following positions:

·        Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning (open rank)

·        Computer Science (open rank)

·        Computer Science, Teaching Stream, Markham Campus (2 Positions at the Assistant level)

·        Computer Security (open rank)

·        Software Engineering (Assistant level)

Reviews of completed applications will begin on November 15, 2020.  For full consideration, we need to have received your complete application materials by November 30, 2020.

York University is an Affirmative Action (AA) employer and strongly values diversity, including gender and sexual diversity, within its community. The AA Program, which applies to women, members of visible minorities (racialized groups), Aboriginal (Indigenous) people and persons with disabilities, can be found at or by calling the AA line at 416-736-5713.  Applicants wishing to self-identify as part of York University’s Affirmative Action program can do so as part of the online application process.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens, permanent residents and Indigenous peoples in Canada will be given priority. No application will be considered without a completed mandatory Work Status Declaration form which is included as part of the online application process.

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