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Call for Tenure-track Assistant Professor

Università della Svizzera italiana (USI)

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Call for Tenure-track Assistant Professor

Università della Svizzera Italiana (USI)

Faculty of Informatics

Call for Tenure-track Assistant Professor

The Faculty of Informatics of the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI), located in

beautiful Lugano, Switzerland, invites young researchers to apply for an Assistant

Professor position.

The Faculty of Informatics at USI was established in October 2004 and offers BSc, MSc,

and PhD degrees with an innovative, project-based, and interdisciplinary curriculum. The

official teaching language of the Faculty is English. The Faculty has strong competences in

many areas of informatics and computational science, and we are looking to complement

and extend our research areas.

The successful candidate is expected to conduct world-class research and to contribute to

teaching at all levels. Applicants with strong research records in all areas of informatics are

welcome. USI specifically encourages female candidates to apply with the goal of

increasing the proportion of female professors.

Basic requisites

 PhD or equivalent

Applications with curriculum vitae, list of publications, names of three referees, and

statements on research and teaching should be sent in electronic form to: opencall@usi.ch

Applications received by December 15, 2016 will be given priority.

Targeted starting date for the position is September 1, 2017.

General information about the Faculty of Informatics can be found at http://www.inf.usi.ch

Questions concerning the position can be addressed to the Dean’s office:


Università della Svizzera italiana – Faculty of Informatics

Via Giuseppe Buffi 13, CH-6904 Lugano, Switzerland

tel. +41 58 666 46 90, fax +41 58 666 45 36, e-mail decanato.inf@usi.ch, www.inf.usi.ch