Associate Professorships in Computer Science

At the Technical Faculty of IT and Design, Department of Computer Science several Associate Professorships in Computer Science are open for appointment from August 1, 2018 or soon hereafter. Department of Computer Science is a department with many coherent activities within research, education, technology, development and co-operation with the surrounding society, and  research dissemination within the computer science area The departments research approach ranges from formal logic, over experimental construction to empirical description. The research in the department has computers, programming, as well as software- and computer systems as its field. The department offers a broad range of computer science educations at all levels as well as continued professional development.

Job description

Research areas will be within;
Database, Programming and Web technologies with emphasis on data-intensive systems and platforms, spatio-temporal data management, data analytics and mining, application of machine learning, programming technologies, web science and engineering, personalization, and user modelling. http://www.cs.aau.dk/research/database-programming-and-web-technologies/

Distributed, Embedded and Intelligent Systems with particular emphasis on foundational and logical theories, algorithms and tools for verification and validation, methodologies for real-time
and embedded systems, networks and operating systems, probabilistic graphical models, and machine learning. http://www.cs.aau.dk/research/distributed-embedded-intelligent-systems/

Human-Centered Computing - with particular emphasis on the design, development, and use of interactive computer systems from a human-centered perspective, including software development, digitalisation, human-computer interaction, interaction design, user experience, and innovation. http://www.cs.aau.dk/research/human-centered-computing

Teaching will primarily be in the Computer Science Department’s educations, but also in other study programmes at the University.

You may obtain further professional information from Head of Department Kristian G. Olesen, +45 9940 8852, kgo@cs.aau.dk.

Qualification requirements: 

The level of qualification for Associate Professors shall correspond to the level, which can be achieved on the basis of the appointment as Assistant Professor, but may be achievable in other ways. The appointment presupposes that the applicant can demonstrate original scientific production at an international level as well as documented teaching qualifications. Appointment to the position requires that both research and teaching qualifications are at the requested level. The two qualifications will be given equal and principal priority in the overall assessment.

The application must contain the following:

  • A motivated text wherein the reasons for applying, qualifications in relation to the position, and intentions and visions for the position are stated.
  • A current curriculum vitae.
  • Copies of relevant diplomas (Master of Science and PhD). On request you could be asked for an official English translation.
  • Scientific qualifications. A complete list of publications must be attached with an indication of the works the applicant wishes to be considered. You may attach up to 10 publications.
  • Teaching qualifications described in the teaching portfolio.  If this is not enclosed the applicant must include an explanation for its absence.
  • Dissemination qualifications, including participation on committees or boards, participation in organisations and the like.
  • Additional qualifications in relation to the position.
  • References/recommendations.
  • Personal data.

The applications are only to be submitted online by using the "Apply online" button below. An assessment committee will assess all candidates.

For further information concerning the application procedure please contact Anne Christoffersen by mail ach@adm.aau.dk or phone (+45) 9940 7902.

Information regarding guidelines, ministerial circular in force, teaching portfolio and procedures can be seen here (TECH)

Agreement

Employment is in accordance with the Ministerial Order on the Appointment of Academic Staff at Universities (the Appointment Order) and the Ministry of Finance's current Job Structure for Academic Staff at Universities. Employment and salary are in accordance with the collective agreement for state-employed academics.

Vacancy number

42246

Deadline

Mon Jan 15 00:00:00 CET 2018

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Online application - some good advice

Online application - some good advice

Aalborg University uses an electronic recruitment system for receiving applications. Towards the bottom in the respective job advertisement you will find a link, which you need to use when applying for the position. Before uploading your application it is important that you have all relevant documentation ready in a Word or PDF format, as you need to upload all material at the same time. You cannot leave the application and return to it a couple of hours later without having to start over.

The system does not support ZIP or images files. Filenames can only contain numbers and letters, and each document must take up no more than 20 MB.

If you experience technical problems, we encourage you to try again. If the technical problems, contrary to expectation, cannot be solved, please contact the member of staff listed as the contact person in the job advertisement.