Assistant Professors in Computational and Systems Biology and Machine Learning and Artificial Intell

Bloomington, Indiana
Competitive salary, commensurate with qualifications and experience
October 22 2018
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Full Time
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Indiana University, Bloomington
School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering

Assistant Professors in Computational and Systems Biology and Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

The School of Informatics, Computing, and Engineering (SICE), Indiana University, Bloomington, invites applications for two faculty positions at the level of assistant professor (tenure track) to begin in Fall 2019, in the areas of Computational and Systems Biology and Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.  Appointments will be made in either the Department of Computer Science or the Department of Intelligent Systems Engineering, depending on the expertise of the successful candidate.    

Duties will include research, teaching, and service.  Applicants should have a demonstrable potential for excellence in research and teaching and a PhD in Computer Science, Informatics, Engineering, Bioinformatics or a related field expected before August 2019. SICE seeks candidates prepared to contribute to our commitment to diversity and inclusion in higher education. The strongest candidates can demonstrate their experience in teaching or working with diverse student populations. 

Applications completed by December 1, 2018 will receive full consideration, but review will continue until the positions are filled.

Candidates should review application requirements and apply online at:

Questions can be directed to:

Prof. Yuzhen Ye ( for Computational and Systems Biology


Prof. David Crandall ( for Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence

These hires are part of a cluster hire in conjunction with the Precision Health Initiative (PHI), one of Indiana University’s Grand Challenge initiatives (, a multi-million dollar investment by the university in research that aims to transform biomedical research, health care innovations and the delivery of health interventions in Indiana.  We encourage applications from candidates who share the vision of transforming biomedical research through innovative computational approaches, in close collaboration with our partners within the PHI.  

SICE is the first school of its kind and among the largest in the country, with unsurpassed breadth. Its mission is to excel and lead in research, education, and outreach spanning and integrating the breadth of computing, IT and modern engineering. It includes over 130 faculty, 1100 graduate students, and 1900 undergraduate majors at IU Bloomington. Bloomington is a culturally thriving college town with a moderate cost of living and the amenities for an active lifestyle.

Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity, color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, disability status or protected veteran status.

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