The Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering at Concordia
University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada invites applications for a
tenure-track position at any rank. We will consider ALL applications but
we are particularly interested in candidates with expertise and research
in systems and networks with an emphasis on topics such as cloud
computing, future Internet architectures, infrastructure-less networks
or big data management. Candidates must possess a Ph.D. in Computer
Science, Software Engineering, or Computer Engineering. A successful
candidate is expected to establish a strong externally
funded research program, teach/develop both undergraduate and graduate
courses, and provide academic leadership. Strong commitment to the
supervision of graduate student research and to excellence in teaching
is essential. Membership or eligibility for membership in a Canadian
professional engineering association, preferably in the province of
Quebec, is required. The candidate must possess excellent communication
skills. Relevant industrial experience will definitely be an asset.
Knowledge of French is an asset but not essential for an academic career
Applications should consist of a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement
concerning teaching and research interests and the names of at least
three referees. Electronic applications are preferred. The deadline for
receiving applications is January 1, 2014. Review of the applications
begins immediately and continues until the position is filled. Only
short-listed applicants are notified. Appointments are expected to
commence in the summer of 2014.
The Department which is part of the Faculty of Engineering and Computer
Science at Concordia, offers programs at the Bachelor, Master and PhD
levels along with cutting-edge research opportunities in a dynamic
setting equipped with state-of-the-art facilities. Montreal is a vibrant
multicultural city with a rich historic, artistic and architectural
heritage and combines a unique European charm and North American vitality.
Please apply to:
Dr. Sudhir Mudur, Chair | Department of Computer Science and Software
Please see here for all details.
Application for upcoming Winter TA and Marker positions is open. You can apply here:
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If this is your first time applying, you will first have to enter in some personal information (address, birth date etc.)
APPLICATION DEADLINE: FRIDAY, NOV. 29, 2013
We thank everyone for applying, but only successful candidates will be contacted.
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Health & Safety Training Session
If you plan on applying for TA positions (tutor, lab, POD) this coming Winter semester, you will need to attend the mandatory Health and Safety workshop on Monday, November 11, 2013 from 13h45-15h00 in SGW EV 2.260.
In order to attend, you will need to register online:
GPTK 715 ENCS TA Orientation – Health and Safety Workshop/A1
Note that seating is very limited, so please make sure to register asap. If you have already attended this workshop before, you do not have to redo it. Please also note that Marker applicants do not need to attend the workshop.
We remind students that GRADPROSKILLS is quite strict on punctuality and if you do not show up in time, you are assumed to be absent and will be charged the non-attendance fee of $25. So please try to be there 10mins early.
COPTTA Test Registration
All TA applicants are required to complete the COPTTA (Concordia Oral Proficiency Test for Teaching Assistants) English test. The test dates are:
Wednesday, November 6, 2013
Friday, November 8, 2013
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Monday, November 18, 2013
Friday, November 22, 2013
In order to register, you will first need to fill out and sign this form (only the "Student Information" section) and email it to ta [at] encs [dot] concordia [dot] ca. Please make sure to include "COPTTA registration" in the subject heading of the email and your full name and student ID in the body of email. Spaces are limited, so we advise you send this form asap.
Note: If you have already passed the test before, you DO NOT need to re-take it.
Winter online TA application is not open yet. More info will be announced by early November.
Graduate students from Concordia's Computer Science and Software Engineering Department are invited to apply for our Teaching Assistant positions. Undergraduate students may also apply but must be excellent students in 3rd or 4th year of study (a minimal mark of A- in the course to be taught is needed). Please note that priority will be given to Masters and PhD students (both thesis and course-based students are invited to apply). You must be registered as a full-time or part-time student at Concordia during the semester for which you are applying for TA positions.
If you are a first-time applicant, please also send a copy of your most recent unofficial university transcript to ta [at] encs [dot] concordia [dot] ca. If this will be your first semester at Concordia, please send your unofficial transcript from the last university you studied at.
Please note that all applicants for tutor, lab demonstrator and programmers-on-duty positions (not marker) require completion of the TA Orientation / Health & Safety training if they have not already done so in past semesters. TA applicants are also required to complete the COPTTA (Concordia Oral Proficiency Test for Teaching Assistants) English test.
The following are the only categories of students exempt from taking the COPTTA test:
For any questions, please contact ta [at] encs [dot] concordia [dot] ca
For non-academic positions, please visit the Concordia Human Resources website.