08 Nov 2019

Assistant Professor in Artificial Intelligens – Eindhoven University of Technology

The department of Mathematics and Computer Science of Eindhoven University of Technology invites candidates to apply for the position of Assistant Professor in Artificial Intelligence. We seek to appoint an assistant professor in AI who is passionate about research as well as teaching. We welcome excellent candidates that can contribute to any of our current AI areas. The working language in the department and across the university is English. There is no requirement to speak Dutch for applying for these positions.
An important aspect of TU/e’s vision on education is that research and education go hand in hand, both at Bachelor and Master level. Next to your research, education is an important part of your job. The TU/e helps its scientific staff to further develop their teaching skills by offering a training program that leads to an official teaching certification from Dutch Universities.

Furthermore, we require:
• A PhD degree in AI, machine learning, or other relevant areas in computer science, with a strong publication record in top journals and conferences.
• Excellent communication, organization and leadership skills demonstrating the potential to build your own research group.
• Strong cooperation skills and the ability to work in a team.

TU/e has identified AI as one of the key multi¬disciplinary research opportunities in its Strategy 2030. Various research groups at the departments of Mathematics & Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences have been active and visible within the area of AI and its applications. There is an ongoing initiative at both university and department level to strengthen our AI research and AI education. TU/e has set aside significant funds to achieve its ambitions (100+MEuro at the university level).
Current interests include deep learning, symbolic AI, ubiquitous AI, explainable and responsible AI, AI with human in the loop as well as subareas targeting specific applications in healthcare, robotics, education, and sciences.

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