[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Multiple Faculty Positions at University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Xiao, Jing xiao at uncc.edu
Mon Nov 21 08:04:07 PST 2016


*Assistant / Associate Professor *

The *Department of Computer Science *at the University of North Carolina at
Charlotte (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__cs.uncc.edu_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=LbHfEMhxGN0PDotEXGQUnY5LmmVjKQIQ1izwmETk5VM&e= ) is seeking candidates for one or more
tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The
Department is seeking applicants with specializations that complement
current research and educational strengths in the department, including but
not limited to Data Science (KDD, visual analytics, NLP, data management),
Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Gaming (cognitive science,
information visualization, VR), Software Systems and Networks (software
engineering, cloud computing, virtualization, CPS).  Candidates must hold
PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, have
demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to excellence in
teaching.  Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate
and graduate courses; conduct research in their fields of expertise;
participate in interdisciplinary collaborations; and contribute to the
College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with industry partnerships is
expected for mid-career appointments and will be considered a plus for
junior level appointments.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the
state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing
universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified
Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis
area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to
broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate
strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the
three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics.  The
Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally
funded research.  The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and
is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS,
and PhD degrees.

Anticipated start is *Spring or Fall 2017,* with application review
initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__jobs.uncc.edu&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=bc_8vgsrNNk1HF8-BXoKQIVYIBXBkjpaXspLfAoeobs&e=   (Position No. 1725) and should include a full CV,
teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly
publications and contact information of at least three references.  In the
cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best
describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists
will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive
materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information,
contact Prof. Zbigniew Ras (ras at uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an
academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and
maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages
applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to
criminal background checks.
*Assistant / Associate Professor – Adaptive Systems*

The *Department of Computer Science *at the University of North Carolina at
Charlotte (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__cs.uncc.edu_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=LbHfEMhxGN0PDotEXGQUnY5LmmVjKQIQ1izwmETk5VM&e= ) is seeking candidates for one or more
tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The
Department is seeking applicants with specialization in *adaptive computing
(active or semantic perception, multi-sensor fusion, real-time AI and
robotic systems, bio-inspired perception, intelligent transportation,
cognitive computing), human-robot interaction (human-robot collaboration,
interface design, co-robot operation), or software engineering for
self-adaptive systems (flexible, resilient, dependable, energy-efficient,
recoverable, customizable, configurable, verifiable and self-optimizing
software).*  Candidates must hold PhD degree in Computer Science or a
closely related discipline, have demonstrated excellence in research and be
committed to excellence in teaching.  Successful candidates will be
expected to teach undergraduate and graduate courses; conduct research in
their fields of expertise; participate in interdisciplinary collaborations;
and contribute to the College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with
industry partnerships is expected for mid-career appointments and will be
considered a plus for junior level appointments.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the
state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing
universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified
Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis
area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to
broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate
strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the
three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics.  The
Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally
funded research.  The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and
is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS,
and PhD degrees. Department’s current research and education strengths
include visual and video analytics, natural language processing, knowledge
discovery, cognitive computing, networking and robotics.  The department
hosts a site of ROSE-HUB, a multi-university NSF Industry University
Cooperative Research Center focused on applied robotics and sensing
research (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__rosehub.uncc.edu_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=A81wHgkQF0xoHCa0pBsF7DBIJRwrsnxkMo0NjtXAim4&e=  <https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__imilab.uncc.edu_rose-2Dhub&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=rpjT2X0Apc2rcllEx5rR8pus8-kypAhZI8FRnD6SKEw&e= >).

Anticipated start is *Spring or Fall 2017,* with application review
initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__jobs.uncc.edu&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=bc_8vgsrNNk1HF8-BXoKQIVYIBXBkjpaXspLfAoeobs&e=   (Position No. 4693) and should include a full CV,
teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly
publications and contact information of at least three references.  In the
cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best
describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists
will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive
materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information,
contact Prof. Yu Wang (Yu.Wang at uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an
academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and
maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages
applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to
criminal background checks.
*Assistant / Associate Professor – Data Intensive and Cyber Physical
Systems*

The *Department of Computer Science *at the University of North Carolina at
Charlotte (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__cs.uncc.edu_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=LbHfEMhxGN0PDotEXGQUnY5LmmVjKQIQ1izwmETk5VM&e= ) is seeking candidates for one or more
tenure-track positions at the rank of assistant or associate professor. The
Department is seeking applicants with specialization in* data intensive
high performance computing (distributed computing, virtualization, resource
management, programming and application models, cloud infrastructure,
dependability) or cyber physical systems (software defined networking, IoT,
smart sensing, next generation mobile computing).*  Candidates must hold
PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related discipline, have
demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to excellence in
teaching.  Successful candidates will be expected to teach undergraduate
and graduate courses; conduct research in their fields of expertise;
participate in interdisciplinary collaborations; and contribute to the
College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with industry partnerships is
expected for mid-career appointments and will be considered a plus for
junior level appointments.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the
state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing
universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified
Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis
area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to
broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate
strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the
three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics.  The
Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally
funded research.  The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and
is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS,
and PhD degrees. Department’s current research and education strengths
include visual and video analytics, knowledge discovery, cognitive
computing, networking and robotics. The UNCC Data Science Initiative houses
SOPHI enterprise data analytics hub, allowing for timely ingestion,
storage, discovery, and retrieval of large structured and unstructured data
sets in any format.  SOPHI is federated with cloud infrastructures at UNC
Chapel Hill (RENCI) and NC State University (VCL).

Anticipated start is *Spring or Fall 2017,* with application review
initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__jobs.uncc.edu&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=bc_8vgsrNNk1HF8-BXoKQIVYIBXBkjpaXspLfAoeobs&e=   (Position No. 1911) and should include a full CV,
teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly
publications and contact information of at least three references.  In the
cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best
describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists
will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive
materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information,
contact Prof. Yu Wang (Yu.Wang at uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an
academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and
maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages
applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to
criminal background checks.
*Assistant / Associate Professor in Data Science *

The *Department of Computer Science *at the University of North Carolina at
Charlotte (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__cs.uncc.edu_&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=LbHfEMhxGN0PDotEXGQUnY5LmmVjKQIQ1izwmETk5VM&e= ) is seeking candidates in the enabling areas
of *Data Science, *for one or more tenure-track positions at the rank of
assistant or associate professor. The Department is seeking applicants with
specialization in* data management (scalable/mobile/web/crowd-sourced data
management, VLDB, data warehousing, knowledge discovery, data mining),
machine learning (deep learning, statistical learning, predictive modeling,
learning from continuous and multimodal sources), or computational
statistics (exploratory methods, analysis of very large datasets,
stochastic modeling, and other computationally-intensive methods).*
Candidates must hold PhD degree in Computer Science or a closely related
discipline, have demonstrated excellence in research and be committed to
excellence in teaching.  Successful candidates will be expected to teach
undergraduate and graduate courses; conduct research in their fields of
expertise; participate in interdisciplinary Data Science activities; and
contribute to the College’s diversity initiatives. Experience with industry
partnerships is expected for mid-career appointments and will be considered
a plus for junior level appointments.

UNC Charlotte is North Carolina's urban research university. Located in the
state's largest metropolitan area, it is among the fastest growing
universities in the UNC System and nationwide. UNC Charlotte has identified
Data Science and Business Analytics (dsi.uncc.edu) as the major emphasis
area for education, research and industry collaboration, intended to
broaden and deepen North Carolina's analytics talent and stimulate
strategic innovation. The Department of Computer Science is one of the
three Departments in the College of Computing and Informatics.  The
Department is experiencing significant growth in enrollment and externally
funded research.  The Department doubled its size over the past 5 years and
is currently the academic home for over 2,100 students pursuing BA, BS, MS,
and PhD degrees. Department’s current research and education strengths in
big data area include visual and video analytics, machine learning, natural
language processing, knowledge discovery and cognitive computing. The UNCC
Data Science Initiative houses SOPHI enterprise data analytics hub,
allowing for timely ingestion, storage, discovery, and retrieval of large
structured and unstructured data sets in any format.

Anticipated start is *Spring or Fall 2017,* with application review
initiating on November 1, 2016. Applications must be made electronically at
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__jobs.uncc.edu&d=DgIFaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=7kfgjWdrnZRUWLlFdeZVjXWFjMxh9o0z1pZsmeyEb-A&s=bc_8vgsrNNk1HF8-BXoKQIVYIBXBkjpaXspLfAoeobs&e=   (Position No. 1911) and should include a full CV,
teaching and research statements, copies of three representative scholarly
publications and contact information of at least three references.  In the
cover letter, applicants should clearly identify the area(s) that best
describe their academic interests and past industry engagements. Finalists
will be asked to forward official transcripts and other supportive
materials as requested by the search committee. For additional information,
contact Prof. Yu Wang (Yu.Wang at uncc.edu).

As an EOE/AA employer and an ADVANCE Institution that strives to create an
academic climate in which the dignity of all individuals is respected and
maintained, the University of North Carolina at Charlotte encourages
applications from all underrepresented groups. All finalists are subject to
criminal background checks.


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