The Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA is recruiting to fill multiple faculty positions, with starting dates on or after July 1, 2020. The openings are not restricted to any rank and outstanding candidates at all levels are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will also be considered for joint appointments with the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS), a multi-disciplinary research institute.
Exceptional candidates in all areas of computer science, including but not limited to Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Cybersecurity, Data Sciences, Human-Computer Interaction, Machine Learning, Programming Languages, Software Engineering, etc. are being sought. Applicants working at the boundary of computer science and related disciplines, including Computational Linguistics and Natural Language Processing, Quantum Computing, Robotics, and Scientific Computing are also encouraged to apply, and may be considered for joint positions with other departments or institutes on campus. A candidate should indicate in their cover letter if they might be interested in such a joint appointment.
The department is committed to building a diverse faculty pre-eminent in its missions of research, teaching, and service to the community, and it especially encourages applications from women and underrepresented minorities. In addition, candidates who have experience engaging with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students and contributing to a climate of inclusivity are encouraged to discuss their perspectives on these subjects in their application materials.
Interested candidates should apply on-line at https://ejobs.umd.edu/postings/73625. The review of applications will begin on October 15, 2019, and applicants are strongly encouraged to have complete versions of their materials – including a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and recommendation letters from at least four references – uploaded by that date for full consideration. Candidates will be prompted when submitting application to submit all information for their references. Questions can be directed to the faculty recruitment committee at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Department of Computer Science at the University of Maryland is consistently ranked among the top- 15 nationally. It is one of the largest departments in the country, with approximately 55 full-time tenured and tenure-track faculty covering a wide variety of research areas and over 295 doctoral students drawn from top undergraduate programs nationally and internationally. In 2019, the department moved into its new state-of-the-art facility, the Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering. Additional information about the Department of Computer Science and UMIACS is available at http://www.cs.umd.edu and at http://www.umiacs.umd.edu. To learn more about the Iribe Center, please visit: https://iribe.umd.edu/.
The University of Maryland, College Park, was founded in 1856 and is the flagship institution in the University System of Maryland. Its 1,250-acre College Park campus is minutes away from Washington, D.C., the nexus of the nation’s legislative, executive, and judicial centers. This unique proximity to business and technology leaders, federal departments and agencies, three international airports, and a myriad of research organizations, embassies, think tanks, cultural centers, and non-profit organizations offers unique opportunities for engagement for faculty and students.
The University of Maryland, College Park, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws and regulations regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action; all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, age, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, creed, marital status, political affiliation, personal appearance, or on the basis of rights secured by the First Amendment, in all aspects of employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions.
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