Associate Professor or Professor: AI, Machine Learning, Robotics, Autonomy

Position Number: 
126848

The Department of Computer Science and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Maryland, College Park, MD, USA are recruiting to fill two Brendan Iribe Endowed Professorships, one in Computer Science and one in Electrical and Computer Engineering, with start dates on or after July 1, 2022. Outstanding mid-career and senior candidates (Associate Professors with tenure and Professors with tenure) in artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, autonomy, and their applications are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will have their tenure home in either department with a joint appointment in the other.

The departments are committed to building a diverse faculty pre-eminent in their missions of research, teaching, and service to the community, and they especially encourage applications from women and underrepresented minorities. In addition, candidates who have experience engaging with a diverse range of faculty, staff, and students and contributing to a climate of inclusivity are encouraged to discuss their perspectives on these subjects in their application materials.

Interested candidates should apply on-line at https://ejobs.umd.edu in order to receive consideration. Search under Faculty for position #126848. Applicants are encouraged to have complete versions of their materials – including a cover letter, a curriculum vitae, research and teaching statements, and recommendation letters from at least four references – uploaded by December 31, 2021, but applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. Candidates will be prompted during the online application process to submit all information for their references. Questions can be directed to the faculty recruitment committee at: faculty-search [-at-] cs [dot] umd [dot] edu.

Both the Department of Computer Science (CS) and the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at the University of Maryland are consistently ranked among the top-15 nationally. In 2019, the CS Department and some of the ECE faculty moved into their new state-of-the-art facility, the Brendan Iribe Center for Computer Science and Engineering. Additional information about the CS and ECE departments is available at http://www.cs.umd.edu and at http://www.ece.umd.edu. To learn more about the Iribe Center, please visit https://iribe.umd.edu/.