Posting Number: F00251
Full Time/Part Time: Full-time
Department: Computer Science:H0108
Duties and Responsibilities:
The University of Houston Department of Computer Science invites applications for a Research Assistant Professor beginning May 1, 2016. This is a 12-month position.
Duties: Successful candidate will conduct research and bring expertise in software localization and natural language processing. Candidate should have direct project management experience producing documents and reports and peer-reviewed publications.
Supervision: Candidate will work closely with graduate students and provide mentorship in their research leading to successful thesis.
The University of Houston, with one of the most diverse student bodies in the nation, seeks to recruit and retain a diverse community of scholars. The University of Houston is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a closely related field.
Seeking candidates with a minimum of 3 years experience in an academic or industry setting building and delivering software products.
Solid knowledge in natural language processing, text processing, opinion mining, machine learning or related field is requred.
Grant writing experience is preferred.
Special Instructions to the Applicant:
Official transcripts are required for a faculty appointment and will be requested upon selection of final candidate.
All positions at the University of Houston are security sensitive and will require a criminal history check.
Desired Employee Start Date: 05/15/2016