The Department of Computing Science at the University of Alberta, in Canada, invites 
applications for two Assistant Professor positions starting on July 1, 2021. The appointments 
are for five years, subject to annual performance evaluations and continued funding. The main 
areas of interest are: Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning, *databases*, Systems, and 
Network Science. 
Successful candidates may be considered as nominees for a funded/endowed research chair 
position, e.g., a Canada CIFAR Artificial Intelligence Chair, if the appointment advances the 
strategic considerations of the Department of Computing Science and of the Alberta Machine 
Intelligence Institute.

More details about the position, the University's position on EDI as well as submission 
requirements can be found at Complete 
applications and all reference letters must be received by February 14, 2021 for full 
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents 
will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other 
individuals will be considered. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, 
and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage 
women; First Nations, Metis, and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons 
with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all 
those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.

For further information, please email the Department Chair?s Executive Assistant, at (using "Term Limited Faculty Positions 2021" as the email's subject).