Plazas de Profesorado
Profesor Titular de Universidad interino
The Department of Artificial Intelligence of the Universidad Politecnica de Madrid invites applicants for a tenure track position at the level of Associate Professor ("Profesor Titular de Universidad interino") starting in mid-2009. Applicants with the initiative to start new and ground‐breaking research activities which complement existing work in the department are sought. Preference will be given to candidates whose research relates to areas covered by the department, but candidates in all areas of computer science are encouraged to apply. An initial two year contract will be offered, with the possibility for later permanent appointment at the associate professor level ("Profesor Titular de Universidad"). Starting salary will be 38.000 Euros (60.000 USD). Responsibilities will include teaching undergraduate and graduate courses related to the applicant's area of expertise and conducting high‐level research.
Candidates must have a PhD in Computer Science (or a closely related discipline), be citizens of the European Union (as it is a Spanish Civil Servant appointment), and have fluent English or Spanish skills.
The Department of Artificial Intelligence is strongly commited to research. It has more than 10 active EU funded and 30 locally funded projects involving more than 60 researchers. It is part of the University's School of Computer Science, which is located in a picturesque campus in the suburbs of Madrid. For the last three years the School of Computer Science's Engineering Degree was declared to be Spain's best by the newspaper El Mundo. The city of Madrid is an international hub of culture, art and history with offerings which cater to a wide variety of interests.
To apply please send cover letter, curriculum vitae, and a statement of research and teaching interests to:
Electronic applications are strongly recommended, but paper applications can also be sent to:
Asunción Gómez-Pérez ‐‐ Head of Department,
Facultad de Informatica,
Universidad Politecnica de Madrid,
28660‐Boadilla del Monte,