[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] faculty openings - University of Toronto Mississauga
University of Toronto Mississauga
Robotics Research Cluster
The Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at the University
of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) invites applications for up to two
tenure-stream positions at the rank of Assistant Professor and a
tenure-stream position at the rank of Associate Professor in the area of
The University of Toronto is an international leader in computer science
research and education. UTM is part of the tri-campus University of Toronto
system, and the successful candidate(s) will hold their appointment at the
Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences at UTM and will also
be a member of the tri-campus Graduate Department of Computer Science.
UTM is embarking on an ambitious expansion to its computer science program
over the next several years and in the near term is focused on building a
research cluster in the area of robotics. The successful candidate(s) will
form the nucleus of this robotics cluster, and we anticipate additional
hires in the area in the next few years. Salaries will be commensurate with
qualifications and experience, and is competitive with our North American
peers. The position(s) come with substantial startup funding for the
cluster, including a significant new laboratory space allocation, resulting
in a unique opportunity for driven individuals with the leadership skills to
build a substantial new research enterprise in a thriving metropolitan area.
We are interested in candidates in all areas of computer science that touch
upon robotics in the broadest possible sense. We are especially interested
in exceptional candidates who transcend traditional computing research
topics and complement our existing strengths.
Review of applications will begin after November 30, 2017 but the position
will remain open until filled.