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Assistant or Associate Professor

University of Ottawa, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Job Title: Assistant or Associate Professor
Job Location: Ottawa , Ontario
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Engineering & applied sciences
Computer Science/Info Tech/Systems
Application Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Date Posted: 2017-09-25
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Assistant or Associate Professor
University of Ottawa

The School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Ottawa invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. Exceptional candidates may be considered at the rank of Full Professor. We are interested in candidates who conduct research in all areas of Computer Science.

Title of the position: Assistant or Associate Professor

Duties:  The functions of a member of the academic staff include, in varying proportions: a) teaching activities; b) scholarly activities revealed by research, or professional work; c) academic service activities, d) supervision of graduate students.

Current research strengths in Computer Science at the School of EECS include algorithms, distributed computing and systems, multimedia and interactive virtual environments, information management and mining, as well as text analysis and machine learning. Further information may be viewed on our web site, located at

Terms: Tenure Track position

Wage: Commensurate to rank and experience.  The salary scale for an Assistant Professor starts at $81,318 and for an Associate Professor at $89,827

Benefits package: The University of Ottawa provides a complete compensation package which includes long term disability, basic group life insurance, supplementary health insurance, University of Ottawa Pension Plan and optional life insurance.

Location of work:  School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS), University of Ottawa, 800 King Edward, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

Contact information: Dr. Claude D’Amours, EECS Director, Faculty of Engineering, Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5.  Telephone: 613-562-5800, ext. 6208, fax: 613-562-5664

Job Requirements

Skills requirements:

  • Education: Ph.D. in Computer Science or equivalent.  Postdoctoral experience in Computer Science is considered an asset.
  • Work experience:  The successful candidates should possess a strong research background and a strong commitment to excellence both in teaching and research. The candidates will be expected to initiate and maintain an innovative, externally funded research program and to teach Computer Science courses, both at the undergraduate and graduate levels. Because the University of Ottawa is Canada’s premier bilingual university, preference will be given to candidates who are bilingual (French/English) and who are able to teach in both languages. Passive knowledge of the other official language in Canada is a requirement for tenure.

Information and Application Process Instructions

Appointment date:  As of July 1, 2018

Application deadline: Applications received prior to November 30, 2017 will be given first consideration.  Applications received after that date will be considered until the position is filled.

Please send your curriculum vitae, a detailed research proposal, a description of teaching interests and the names, addresses, telephone numbers and e-mail addresses of at least three (3) referees to:
Dr. Claude D’Amours, Director
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
University of Ottawa

All qualified candidates are invited to apply; however, preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. The University of Ottawa is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities. If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require by contacting the Office of the Associate Vice-President, Faculty Affairs at 613-562-5958. Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence.

The University of Ottawa is proud of its 160-year tradition of bilingualism. Through its Official Languages and Bilingualism Institute, the University provides training to staff members and to their spouses in their second official language.

When inquiring or applying for this position, please also reference

Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at the University of Ottawa and at other institutions of higher education in the region on or or

To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Dr. Claude D’Amours as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on Thank you.

Dr. Claude D’Amours
Please Apply as Included Above

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