Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Faculty Position in CS at USC

USC Viterbi School of Engineering - Computer Science

The Computer Science Department of the USC Viterbi School of
Engineering seeks to hire one or more tenure-track faculty this year.
We are interested in outstanding faculty candidates at all levels,
with priority in the areas of:

- Analysis of massive data, machine learning, and web/information
- Networking, cloud computing, and computer security
- Theory and algorithms, computational economics and computational
social sciences
- Games, art and visual computation, and beyond games/graphics

Applicants should submit their applications online at:

Applications must include a letter indicating the area of
specialization, a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement on current
and future research directions, and names of at least three
professional references. Evaluation of all dossiers will start in
early December 2009, but later applications will also be considered.

We are also interested in exceptional senior candidates. They should
contact the Department Chair, at cschair@usc.edu. Outstanding senior
applicants who have demonstrated academic excellence and leadership,
and whose past activities document a commitment to issues involving
the advancement of women in science and engineering may be also
considered for the Lloyd Armstrong, Jr. Endowed Chair, which is
supported by the Women in Science and Engineering Program endowment.

We expect all candidates to have a strong commitment both to research
and to teaching. All applicants must have earned a doctorate in
computer science or a closely related field by the date of

USC values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in
employment. Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic
groups, are encouraged to apply.

David Kempe <dkempe@usc.edu>