Assistant Professor in Networking
Department of Computer Science and California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology
University of California, Irvine
The Department of Computer Science and the California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology (Calit2) at the University of California, Irvine (UC Irvine) have an opening for a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of computer networking. We are soliciting applications in all areas of networking, with particular interest in: (1) network security and privacy, (2) wireless and mobile networking, as well as (3) network gaming. Exceptionally qualified more senior candidates may also be considered.
The Department of Computer Science is the largest department in the Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences, one of only a few such schools in the nation. The department has over 45 faculty members and *over 200 graduate students. Faculty research is vibrant and broad, spanning networking, security, multimedia, distributed systems, operating systems, software, databases, embedded systems, theory, graphics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and bioinformatics.
The California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology is a multidisciplinary research institute at UC Irvine and UC Sand Diego. Calit2 conducts cutting-edge research in diverse fields to develop innovative information technology-based products and services that benefit society and ignite economic development in the region and state. Close ties with industry facilitate creative strategies to improve technology transfer, speeding downstream commercialization of research discoveries. More than 100 companies have become Calit2 partners.
One of the youngest UC campuses, UC Irvine is ranked 13th among the nation’s best public universities by US News & World Report. Compensation is competitive with the nation’s finest universities, and includes priority access to on-campus for-sale faculty housing. UC Irvine is located 4 miles from the Pacific Ocean and 45 miles south of Los Angeles. The area offers a very pleasant year-round climate, numerous recreational and cultural opportunities, and one of the highest-ranked public schools systems in the nation. Prospective applicants are invited to visit our webpages at http://www.cs.uci.edu and http://www.calit2.uci.edu.
Screening will begin immediately upon receipt of a completed application. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, although maximum consideration will be given to applications received by January 1, 2013. Each application must contain: a cover letter, CV, up to 3 key publications, a statement of research and teaching interests, and 3-5 letters of recommendation. All materials must be uploaded at https://recruit.ap.uci.edu.
UC Irvine is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity and encourages applications from women, minorities, and other under-represented groups. UC Irvine is responsive to the needs of dual career couples, is dedicated to work-life balance through an array of family-friendly policies, and is the recipient of an NSF Advance Award for gender equity.