Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Faculty Position - Virginia Tech in Blacksburg Virginia

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Virginia Tech

Blacksburg, Virginia 24064

United States


Detailed Job Description

Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Faculty Position

Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science at Virginia Tech ( invites applications for a full-time tenure-track position, at the rank of Assistant Professor, from candidates with expertise in artificial intelligence having specific emphasis on machine learning or reasoning under uncertainty. The department is in the process of making multiple hires over multiple years in this area. Candidates should have a record of scholarship, leadership, and collaboration in computing and interdisciplinary areas; demonstrated ability to contribute to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels in AI and related subjects; sensitivity to issues of diversity in the campus community; and the skills to establish and grow a multidisciplinary research group.

CS@VT has 35 tenure-track research-oriented faculty including 12 NSF CAREER award winners, PhD production among the top 30 in the USA, and annual research expenditures exceeding $6.5 million. The department is home to the Discovery Analytics Center (, a university-wide effort that brings together faculty with strengths in machine learning, big data, and data mining applied to problems of national interest. There also are rich opportunities in a highly collaborative department with strengths in HCI, HPC, computational biology and bioinformatics, information retrieval, software engineering, CyberArts, and CS education. Beyond the department, there are opportunities for collaboration in machine learning with faculty in ECE and Statistics. Research on security and personal health informatics is possible in collaboration with the VT-Carilion Research Institute associated with the VT-Carilion School of Medicine.

CS@VT is part of the College of Engineering ( in a comprehensive research university with more than 26,000 students. This hire is for the main campus in Blacksburg (see, consistently ranked among the country’s best places to live.

Salary for suitably qualified applicants is competitive and commensurate with experience.

Early applications are encouraged. Applications must be submitted online to for posting #0122414. Applicant screening will begin December 31, 2012 and continue until the position is filled. Inquiries should be directed to Dr. Doug Bowman, AI/ML Search Committee Chair,

Virginia Tech is an equal opportunity/affirmative action institution.

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Keyword Phrases

  • Computer Science
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
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Employment Type:Faculty
Degree Required: Doctorate
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Assistant Professor
Type of Faculty:Tenure Track
Salary: Not Specified
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume