At: U. Waterloo
Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
The Department of Management Sciences at the University of Waterloo invites applications for a full-time faculty appointment in Information Systems at any level (assistant, associate or full professor) to start in 2013. Applicants should hold a PhD, or be near completion of their doctorate, and have demonstrated research and teaching potential in computer science, software engineering, industrial engineering, or related fields. We seek individuals in the areas of human computer interaction, machine learning, databases, software engineering, as well as strong candidates in other areas. Interest in practical problems and application is highly desirable.
The Department offers an undergraduate degree in Management Engineering as one of the disciplines in the Faculty of Engineering, as well as Master's and PhD programs. Examples of courses taught by information systems professors include Introduction to Programming, Algorithms and Data Structures, Database Systems, Information Systems Analysis and Design, Principles of Software Engineering, Data Warehousing and Mining, Human Computer Interaction, Decision Support Systems, Information Retrieval, and Networks. The successful candidate will join a dynamic and growing interdisciplinary department in the Faculty of Engineering that has active research and teaching activities in Information Systems, Operations Research and Behavioural Sciences.
Applicants should submit a cover letter along with curriculum vitae detailing educational background, research and work experience, and copies of up to three selected publications. Research and teaching statements may optionally be included as appendices to the CV. Letters of recommendation are not required on application but will be requested if a candidate is shortlisted.
Applications are to be submitted electronically at
The deadline for applications is November 30, 2012. Applications received before the deadline will receive full consideration.
For further information, please contact:
Bev Rodgers - Department Advisory Committee on Appointments
Department of Management Sciences,
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, N2L 3G1
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. The University encourages applications from all qualified individuals including women, members of visible minorities, native peoples, and persons with disabilities.