Full Professor in Computer and Information Science

first_imgThe University of Macau (UM) is the only public comprehensiveuniversity in Macao. Leveraging this unique advantage, UM aims toestablish itself as a world-class university with regionalcharacteristics. English is its working language. In recent years,UM has seen a significant development in and a rising internationalrecognition for its teaching, research, and community service. Ithas implemented a unique ‘4-in-1’ education model that integratesdiscipline-specific education, general education, research andinternship education, and community and peer education. Combiningthis model with the largest residential college system in Asia, UMprovides all-round education to students. In addition, it recruitsoutstanding scholars from around the world to create a multilingualand multicultural learning environment for students. With thedevelopment of the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, andthe new initiatives of the university to boost cutting-edgeresearch and interdisciplinary programmes, UM embracesunprecedented opportunities for development, and offers brightcareer prospect to professionals in different areas. The effective position andsalary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the Universityof Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right notto appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification andexperience can be offered lower positions under specialcircumstances. ***Personal dataprovided by applicants will be kept confidential and used forrecruitment purpose only*** Human Resources Section,Office of AdministrationUniversity of Macau, Av. daUniversidade, Taipa, Macau, ChinaWebsite: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/;Email: [email protected]: +853 8822 8574; Fax:+853 8822 2412 ** Under the equalcondition of qualifications and experience, priority will be givento Macao permanent residents** The Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS) of theFaculty of Science and Technology (FST) invites applications forthe position of Full Professor in Computer Science. This positionis intended to complement and strengthen existing departmentalstaff expertise. We are seeking candidate with a proven trackrecord in scientific research, an innovative research vision, and acommitment to education.FST is the oldest and one of the most vibrant faculties at UM,dedicated to student-centric education and cutting-edge research inengineering and science. All of its bachelor’s degree programmes inengineering and computer science are accredited by the Hong KongInstitution of Engineers (HKIE) and recognized worldwide. UM isamong the top 1% in Essential Sciences Indicators (ESI) rankings inboth Engineering and Computer Science. In the THE World UniversityRanks, the Engineering and Technology programme is ranked among the126th – 150th and the Computer Science programme is among the top200, arising from its status of a local community college in lessthan 10 years.CIS was founded in 1990 and currently has 25 academic staff. TheDepartment offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD degree programmes,which cover the main aspects of modern computer science and relatedtechnologies. CIS has equipped fifteen laboratories with advancedfacilities and rich software tools for its students and academicstaff to develop their course projects, final year projects andR&D projects. The programmes have extensive collaboration withother institutes around the world.QualificationsPhD degree in Computer Science or related areas.Strong background in Computer Science or related disciplines,and extensive research, teaching and corresponding academicleadership experience at the tertiary education level. Record ofresearch accomplishment appropriate to the rank of FullProfessor.Excellence in teaching, outstanding publication and fundingrecords and willingness to provide service to the University.Good team player for participating in various aspects of theactivities of the department, faculty, and university and servingthe profession. The selected candidate is expected to assume duty inAugust 2021. Application ProcedureApplicants should visit https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review ofapplications will commence upon receiving applications and continueuntil the position is filled. Applicants may consider theirapplications not successful if they are not invited for aninterview within 3 months of application. RemunerationA taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP1,210,300(approximately USD149,420) will be commensurate with the successfulapplicants’ academic qualification and relevant professionalexperience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but iseffectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions.Apart from competitive remuneration, UM offers a wide range ofbenefits, such as medical insurance, provident fund, on campusaccommodation/housing allowance and other subsidies. Furtherdetails on our package are available at: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/learn-more/.last_img read more