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
We are currently accepting applications for Summer 2014 part-time teaching positions. Please find a list of all available courses here.
Applications should be addressed to Dr. S. P. Mudur, Chair of Computer Science & Software Engineering,
c/o Mary Tzanetakos, room EV3.161.
Application deadline: March 3, 2014
Please visiti the Human Resources website for further details.
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Health & Safety Training Session
If you plan to apply for Summer TA positions, please note that you need to attend the Health&Safety workshop. If you have already done the workshop in a previous semester, you DO NOT need to attend it again.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Please be there at 1:45 pm to give time to sign in.
The workshop will begin promptly at 2:00 pm and run until 3:00 pm.
You must pre-register online as space is limited and we cannot guarantee spots for everyone:
We remind students that GRADPROSKILLS is quite strict on punctuality and if you are late, you are assumed to be absent and will be charged the non-attendance fee of $25.
All TA applicants are required to complete the COPTTA (Concordia Oral Proficiency Test for Teaching Assistants) English test. If you have already passed the test before, you DO NOT need to re-take it.
The test dates are:
Monday, March 10, 2014
Thursday, March 20, 2014
In order to register, you will first need to fill out and sign the this form (only the sections with * next to it) and email it to ta (at) encs (dot) concordia (dot) ca. For "program of study", list whether you are a Masters or PhD student. 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. Once we receive your form, we will prepare a voucher which you will then need to take to the COPTTA office to schedule your test date/time. The test is free of charge.
Only students who completed their Cegep or high-school here in Quebec in English or any other English institute in Canada are exempt from taking the COPTTA test.
TA application for the Summer is not open yet. Further details will be announced in March.
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.