Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Associate Professor in Computer Science

University of Aarhus - Department of Computer Science

A number of positions as tenure-track assistant professor or associate professor are available at the Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University (

The department has research groups within "Algorithms and Data Structures"; "Data-Intensive Systems"; "Cryptography and Security"; "Mathematical Computer Science"; "Logic and Semantics"; "Ubiquitous Computing and Interaction"; "Computer-Mediated Activity"; "Use, Design and Innovation"; and "Programming Languages”. Moreover, we wish to build competencies within Machine Learning and Systems Security.

Applicants within all areas of computer science are welcome.

Applicants for tenure-track positions are expected to have a PhD and research experience corresponding to a couple of years as postdoc or similar. Applicants must document a promising record of original research and an aptitude for teaching.

Applicants for associate professor positions are expected to have research experience from several years as assistant professor or similar. Applicants must document a strong record of original research and have teaching experience at undergraduate/graduate level.

All applicants are requested to include a link to their Google Scholar profile in their application.

Recommendation letters can be uploaded together with your other application material; however, you can also ask referees to submit letters directly to the email address no later than 5 January 2018. The subject of the email should include the phrase: "Assistant Professor (tenure-track) or Associate Professor in Computer Science, name of applicant”.

The department has a staff of approximately 125 people including 24 full and associate professors, 2 assistant professors, 25 postdocs, and 50 PhD students. The number of students is approximately 1,000. The department is expected to expand significantly over the next 5-6 years, as part of Aarhus University's strategic effort to increase the number of students graduating in computer science and IT (see:

Applicants for associate professor positions are expected to fulfil the criterias listed for associate professors in:

Place of Employment and Place of Work

The place of employment is Aarhus University, and the place of work is Åbogade 34, DK-8200 Aarhus N, Denmark.

Further information on the position can be obtained from Vice Head of Department, Kurt Jensen (

Read the full job description and apply online here.

Application deadline: 5/1/2018.

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