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

Duane Miller of Lincoln Electric honored for leadership excellence

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Badminton world No. 1 Kento Momota discharged from Tokyo hospital

first_img IN FIVE EASY PIECES WITH TAKE 5 In a statement released by his club, Momota vowed to come back strong, so he could repay those who wished him well following the accident.“Thanks so much to the many people who offered encouragement. Although I will be recuperating, for the time being, I want to repay my debt of gratitude to those who wished me well by earnestly recovering physically and mentally, and competing in a lively fashion as soon as I can,” he said.Momota has not announced a date for his return to competition, but he is considered a lock to compete in this summer’s Tokyo Olympics. The Nippon Badminton Association has indicated Momota is aiming to compete at March’s All England Open in Birmingham.The player was headed to Kuala Lumpur International Airport Monday morning after winning the Malaysia Masters men’s singles title on Sunday when the van he was riding in collided with a 30-ton truck. The driver of the van was killed.Momota, who missed the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics due to a suspension for illegal gambling, won 11 international meets last year and is hoping to become Japan’s first Olympic badminton gold medalist in men’s singles at the Tokyo Olympics this summer. KEYWORDS RELATED PHOTOS Kento Momota, the world’s top-ranked men’s badminton player, was discharged from a Tokyo hospital on Friday, four days after he was injured in a car crash in Malaysia.Other than three facial lacerations and bruising all over his body that had been diagnosed in Malaysia following the fatal accident early Monday morning, Momota’s examination in Tokyo revealed no other injuries.center_img Kento Momota was discharged from a Tokyo hospital, where injuries he suffered during a traffic accident in Malaysia on Monday were examined, on Friday. | KYODO GET THE BEST OF THE JAPAN TIMES badminton, Kento Momota last_img read more

Wellington Police Notes: Thursday, June 29, 2017

first_imgWellington Police notes: Thursday, June 29, 2017:•8:52 a.m. Officers assisted an outside agency in the Wellington.•9:31 a.m. Officers took a miscellaneous report in the 800 block N. Woodlawn, Wellington.•9:39 a.m. Officers took a suspicious activity report in the 200 block N. C, Wellington.•10:39 a.m. Officers took a verbal disturbance report in the 1300 block N. B, Wellington by known subject(s).•11:58 a.m. Officers investigated a theft of a known suspect(s) in the 2000 block E. 16th, Wellington.•12:21 p.m. Eric J. Elston, 32, Wichita, was arrested and charged with driving while license is suspended.•12:30 p.m. Trasey A. Heddin,  28, Topeka, was arrested and charged with theft.•12:30 p.m. Nicholas J. Thomas, 26, Wichita, was arrested and charged with theft.•12:30 p.m. Eric J. Elston, 32, Wichita, was arrested and charged with theft.•1:27 p.m. Nicholas J. Thomas, 26, Wichita, was arrested and confined on a Kansas Department of Corrections warrant.•4:56 p.m. Officers took a report of a suicide threat by known subject in the 1200 block N. A, Wellington.•7:58 p.m. Officers conducted a welfare check in the 400 block E. Maple, Wellington.•8:55 p.m. Officers took a miscellaneous report in the 200 block N. C, Wellington.•9:40 p.m. Shane J. Hughes, 19, Wellington was issued a notice to appear for defective taillight.last_img read more

Europa League quarter-final draw: Manchester United to face Anderlecht and more

first_img The Europa League quarter-final draw has been made Manchester United have been drawn to face Anderlecht in the quarter-finals of the Europa League.Jose Mourinho’s men will travel to Belgium first before playing the return leg at Old Trafford.The Portuguese boss will be relieved that it will be a short trip for United this time following their narrow last-16 win over Russian side Rostov.The first leg will take place in Brussels on April 13, with the second match at Old Trafford a week later.Quarter-final draw in full…Anderlecht v Man UtdCelta Vigo v GenkAjax v SchalkeLyon v BesiktasREAD MORE: Champions League draw: Leicester face Atletico Madrid, Bayern Munich v Real Madrid and MORE 1last_img