Tenure Track Position at UMONS (Computer Science)

Posted by: Hadrien Mélot


                       Call for Applications for a

            Tenure Track Faculty Position in Computer Science

                        Department of Informatics

                   University of Mons, Mons (Belgium)


The Department of Informatics of the Faculty of Science at the University of Mons (Mons, Belgium) invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in computer science, with special emphasis on big data analytics. The position is at the level of «chargé de cours» (assistant professor). The expected starting date for the position is October 1, 2018. Qualified candidates must have a doctorate in disciplines related to computer science or computer engineering, and should have a strong commitment to teaching and an outstanding research record in applied aspects of big data analytics. The selected person should collaborate with existing research groups of the department and be active in fundraising for industrial and governmental projects.

Candidates should be able to fulfil teaching duties in the French language after two years. Teaching duties are on both the undergraduate and graduate level, and include novel courses in the candidate’s domain of expertise.

The University of Mons is a university located in the French community of Belgium with about 8000 students. Information about the Department of Informatics can be found at http://informatique.umons.ac.be/.

Applications should be sent by email to Prof. Dr. Véronique Bruyère (veronique.bruyere@umons.ac.be), Department Head. We encourage candidates to apply from now on. Applications must be submitted as PDF files, which include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a one-page statement of teaching interests, a one-page statement of research interests in big data analytics, and names and contact information of at least three references. Following their application, candidates will be informed in due time about the further application procedure.

The most up to date information about the position and the application procedure will be maintained at http://informatique.umons.ac.be/job_offers/.

Prof. Hadrien Mélot                                   
Algorithms Lab - UMONS