Assistant Professor in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
The Department of Computer Science at École Polytechnique welcomes applications for an Assistant Professor in Data Science and Artificial Intelligence, starting September 2020.
Candidates should hold a Ph.D., and should have demonstrated great ability in research and teaching. They must be able to contribute to computer science education at all teaching levels (Bachelor, Engineering degree, Master, MOOC, and Executive Education). They will have to show how they will integrate in the teaching teams of basic and more specialized computer courses. Their ability to contribute to project-based teaching, and to strengthen the links between teaching, research and applications, will be an important selection criterion. The chosen candidate will become a member of the Laboratory of Computer Science of the Ecole Polytechnique (LIX), where she or he will develop original research activity in one of the following teams: CEDAR, DASCIM or GeoVIC. Candidates must present a scientific project and/or expertise in data science and artificial intelligence.
The responsibilities and missions of Assistant Professor positions at École Polytechnique are similar to those of « Maître de Conférences » positions in French Universities, and are tenured positions (after a one year probation period).
To prepare the teaching and research apsects of their application, respectively, candidates are invited to contact Marie-Paule Cani - mandated by the DIX (CS department), Gilles Schaeffer Director of the LIX (Research lab), as well as the head of the teams most relevant to their research project :
CEDAR Ioana Manolescu,
DASCIM Michalis Vazirgiannis,
GeoViC Damien Rohmer.
The deadline for submission of application files on the School's Internet site is March 23, 2020 ► Online application.
Auditions are scheduled between May 11 and 20, 2020.