Job Opportunities

Tenure-track Faculty Positions

The School of Computing Science at Simon Fraser University invites applications for tenure-track faculty. We have multiple openings and will consider applications at all ranks, including assistant, associate, and full professor.  Excellent candidates in all areas of computer science are encouraged to apply.

A successful candidate will be expected to lead a team of graduate students in research and teach courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels.  Candidates are expected to demonstrate excellence in research.  A record of, or potential for (in the case of a junior candidate), high-quality graduate student supervision, and teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels is expected. A Ph.D. in computer science or related area is required by the start of the appointment. Strategically important research expertise is sought, that builds on or complements existing strengths.  Applicants with a commitment to the advancement of women and minorities in computer science are a priority.

Exceptional candidates may be invited to apply for a Tier 2 Canada Research Chair.  Details about this program can be found at http://www.chairs.gc.ca. Canada Research Chairs are subject to review and final approval by the CRC Secretariat.

Simon Fraser University is located in metropolitan Vancouver, one of the most livable cities in the world. The School of Computing Science has consistently ranked among the top computer science departments in Canada and internationally.  The School currently has 52 faculty members, approximately 250 Ph.D. and M.Sc. students, and more than1800 undergraduate majors.

Review of applications will commence December 1, 2017.  The positions are subject to availability of funding and approval by the SFU Board of Governors.

To apply, submit your curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and the names and email addresses of three referees to our on-line application system.

https://confs.precisionconference.com/~faculty17a

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Simon Fraser University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified women and men, including visible minorities, aboriginal people, and persons with disabilities. Under the authority of the University Act, personal information that is required by the University for academic appointment competitions will be collected. For further details see:

http://www.sfu.ca/vpacademic/faculty_openings/collection_notice.html

 

 
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Tracy Bruneau, Manager, Academic and Administrative Services
School of Computing Science 
778-782-4633 / cmptmgr@sfu.ca
 
 
_____________________________________________________
Tracy Bruneau, Manager, Academic and Administrative Services
School of Computing Science 
778-782-4633 / cmptmgr@sfu.ca