Full-Time Faculty Position in CS

Full-Time Faculty Position in CS

The Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS) at Sabancı University invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor position in the areas of Cloud Computing, IoT, Cyber-Physical Systems, Visualization, Computer Graphics, Human Computer Interaction, Software Engineering. Applicants with strong academic credentials will be considered, but we will in particular seek scholars having hands-on experience on modern tools and techniques in these fields. The successful candidate is expected to teach undergraduate and graduate level courses, to supervise graduate student theses, conduct funded research, and publish in prestigious journals and conferences. Responsibilities also include service to the department, faculty, and university in general, in the form of student mentoring, committee work etc.

As a small university, we are especially interested in candidates whose research complements the existing research areas and who can help lead, initiate, and participate in collaborative research projects within the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences at Sabanci University. Potential or demonstrated excellence in research is expected, as measured in the form of publications in high quality journals and conferences.

The candidate should have a Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical/Electronics Engineering, with a strong research and publication record. Candidates who can bring new research perspectives to FENS, and also demonstrate the potential to collaborate with existing FENS faculty members will be preferred.

Sabanci University, a privately funded premier academic institution, started instruction in the 1999-2000 academic year in its new state-of-the-art campus located in suburban Istanbul. The University offers 13 undergraduate programs and 46 graduate programs in three faculties (Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, School of Management). The University aims at establishing a high standard of academic excellence and a research-oriented atmosphere both for its faculty and for its students, while nurturing productive relationships particularly with the industries in the region which constitute the industrial heartland of Turkey. The medium of instruction is English.

Sabanci University was ranked as the best University according to the "University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Index" compiled by the Turkish Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology since 2015, and ranked 2nd in 2013 and 2014. It is also the first Turkish private university to be included in the top 200 (182nd place) of the Times Higher Education (THE) 2014 Rankings and is ranked 13th among the universities under 50 years old worldwide.

Applicants are invited to submit their application (CV, research and teaching statements, representative publications and two letters of references) at:

Cloud Computing, IoT, Cyber-Physical Systems:
http://sucrm.sabanciuniv.edu/academiccv/application.php?advertcode=CS-2-2018 (Reference Code: CS-2-2018)

Visualization, Computer Graphics, Human Computer Interaction:
http://sucrm.sabanciuniv.edu/academiccv/application.php?advertcode=CS-3-2018 (Reference Code: CS-3-2018)

Software Engineering:
http://sucrm.sabanciuniv.edu/academiccv/application.php?advertcode=CS-4-2018 (Reference Code: CS-4-2018)

For full consideration, applications should be received until September 1, 2018. The positions have a desired start date of January 2019 or September 2019.