The Faculty of Computing & Data Sciences (CDS) at Boston University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of basic research focused on the design, implementation, and application of computational and data science methodologies and platforms to tackle important problems in biology, including research in algorithm development, computational modeling, machine learning, data mining, AI systems, and tools for generating and analyzing large biological datasets across all fields of biology and medicine, broadly interpreted. One of a number of open tenure-track faculty positions available in CDS, this position is for a candidate who will also be affiliated with the Boston University Program in Bioinformatics.
Boston University expects excellence in teaching and in research and is committed to building a culturally, racially, and ethnically diverse scholarly community, which is essential to its mission as expressed at www.bu.edu/info/about/diversity. Qualifications required of all applicants include a PhD in any of the disciplines that span computing and data science; a strong record of research; a demonstrated capacity for interdisciplinary collaboration; and a commitment to innovative teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
Consideration and review of applications will start on November 1, 2021, and will continue on a rolling basis until April 15, 2022. Interested applicants should review the full position posting and apply at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/19582.
BU is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.