Assistant Professor, Computer Vision

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Work type: Faculty
Location: Main Campus (Orlando)
Categories: Engineering/Computer Science

Classification Title:

Assistant Professor, Computer Vision

Job Description:

The Center for Research in Computer Vision (CRCV) at the University of Central Florida (UCF) solicits applications for a full-time, 9-month, tenure-track assistant professor in the area of Computer Vision. CRCV is a world class leader in computer vision research and related disciplines including, but not limited to, deep learning, human action recognition, video Q&A summarization, bio-medical image analysis, automatic target recognition, learning with less labels, etc. Faculty in CRCV are expected to have vigorous programs of graduate student mentoring, are encouraged to involve undergraduates in their research, and will be required to teach a maximum of two courses per academic year. The tenure home for CRCV faculty is the Department of Computer Science (CS) within the College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS). Salary and a start-up package will be commensurate with qualifications. Discover more about CRCV at http://www.crcv.ucf.edu and the Department of Computer Science at http://cs.ucf.edu/.

 

UCF is one of the nation’s largest universities with a diverse student body of more than 68,000 students. UCF has grown substantially in size, quality, diversity, and reputation in its first 50 years. Today, the university offers more than 200 degree programs at its main campus in Orlando. UCF is an economic engine, attracting and supporting industries vital to the region’s future while providing students with real-world experiences that help them succeed after graduation. We encourage you to learn more about UCF at http://www.ucf.edu and the College of Engineering and Computer Science at http://www.cecs.ucf.edu.

Department:

AA-COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE, Computer Science Department

Type of Appointment:

Regular

Advertised Annual Salary:

Negotiable

Minimum Qualifications:

Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree from an accredited institution in an area appropriate to this position at the time of the appointment.

Preferred Qualifications:

•Candidates with an exceptional record of scholarly research and highly recognized for their technical contributions and leadership in their areas of expertise. In addition, the successful candidate should have strong teaching experience.

•Candidates who have accomplishments showing the relevance of their research to computer vision.

•Candidates who have a demonstrated strong research publication record, high potential to initiate and obtain funding for their research programs, and the ability to effectively communicate with students in both large and small audiences

Additional Application Materials Required:

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, www.ucf.edu/jobs. In addition to the application, candidates must also submit: (1) a signed cover letter; (2) a curriculum vitae; (3) a teaching statement; (4) a research statement; and (5) contact information for three professional references.

 

NOTE: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

 

This position has an anticipated start date of August 8, 2020. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

 

Please send inquiries regarding the position to facultysearch@crcv.ucf.edu.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.oie.ucf.edu/documents/PresidentsStatement.pdf. As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

 

The University of Central Florida is proud to be a smoke-free campus and an E-Verify employer.

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