Computer Science plays vital roles in all aspects of our lives, presenting more diverse research challenges than ever. An increasing demand for well-educated university graduates similarly drives a growing need for faculty in these disciplines. To address these needs, the Computer Science Department of Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam will open up 6 new Assistant Professor positions. Are you a talented computer scientist with a proven background in any area of Computer Science, Bioinformatics or AI? Then this may be an interesting offer for you.
As one of our new Assistant Professors, you will join a department conducting cutting-edge research on key topics within a coherent program. We combine fundamental, strategic, and application-oriented research to ensure that our work is highly relevant to both the scientific and societal spheres. This results in high-impact publications and research software. We prioritize scientific rigor and strive to be leaders in a global, competitive landscape. Our inter- and multidisciplinary research contributes to various societal domains, including humanities, social sciences, and health.
As a result of growing student populations in our undergraduate and graduate programmes
,(https://vu.nl/en/about-vu/more-about/education-programmes-computer-science) particularly in the BSc/MSc Computer Science, MSc Bioinformatics and BSc/MSc AI programmes, you provide additional teaching capacity in these programmes. We are looking for candidates who have affinity with teaching in these areas. Concerning research, we do not limit our search to specific research areas, but we would like you to complement the expertise already present in the department’s research
domains. Your duties
- you pursue an active research program
- you teach introductory and advanced classes at bachelor and master level
- you supervise undergraduate and graduate students
- you perform management tasks within the department