Assistant Professor – Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning)

first_imgAssistant Professor – Computer Science (Artificial Intelligence andMachine Learning)Job Description SummaryThe Department of Computer Science at Florida PolytechnicUniversity invites applications for an Assistant Professor withbroad teaching capacity that supports both undergraduate degreesand with research specialization that supports ArtificialIntelligence and Machine Learning. The Computer Science departmentis home to the largest undergraduate program in the Universitywhich delivers an ABET accredited degree in Computer Science withspecialization areas in Game Development, Cyber Security, SoftwareEngineering, and Autonomous Systems. Successful applicants must becapable of teaching a range of classes in the curriculum, at alllevels, and ideally would contribute to instruction focused in atleast one of the following areas: graphical interactive programs,Cyber-Security, Autonomous Systems, Software Engineering, andDistributed/parallel computing.This position is part of a strategic expansion of the departmentthat will add approximately eight faculty to the current thirteenfaculty members that comprise the department faculty. Thedepartment also delivers a Masters of Science degree in ComputerScience and the expansion of the faculty will be critical togrowing the size of this graduate program.Applicants must demonstrate the ability to develop a highlysuccessful teaching and research program, attract independentresearch funding, publish the results of their research studies inleading scientific journals of their discipline, supervise graduateand undergraduate students, and to teach effectively at both thegraduate and undergraduate level courses. In addition, thecandidates are expected to assist in the education mission of thedepartment and to provide whatever academic service is requested toby the Chair of the Department.Job DescriptionMINIMUM QUALIFICATION: Employment is contingent upon proof of the legal right to workin the United States. This proof must be provided prior toemployment at the University. An appointment is not final untilproof is provided. Cover letterCurriculum VitaeStatement of Research InterestsStatement of Teaching PhilosophyList of at least 3 professional references (names and contactinformation)Unofficial copy of the Ph.D./M.Sc. transcript Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related field APPLICATION PROCESS: All Applicants are required to submitthe following in PDF format to the Florida Polytechnic CareersWebsite: https://floridapoly.edu/about/careers/careersportal Diversity Statement:Florida Polytechnic University is an equal opportunity/equal accessinstitution. It is the policy of the Board of Trustees to provideequal opportunity for employment and educational opportunities toall (including applicants for employment, employees, applicants foradmission, students, and others affiliated with the University)without regard to race, color, national origin, ethnicity, sex,religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status,veteran status or genetic information.Special Instructions Regarding Attachments:Required attachments are listed on each posting. Please besure to attach all required documents in the Resume/CV field beforecontinuing through the application. Once your applicationhas been submitted, no changes may be made and additionalattachments will not be considered.An unofficial copy of the degree/transcript is acceptable duringthe application process. For positions requiring a degree, theofficial transcripts are required upon hire.Foreign Transcript: Transcripts issued outside of the United Statesrequire a equivalency statement from a certified transcriptevaluation service verifying the degree equivalency to that of anaccredited institution within the USA. This report must be attachedwith the application and submitted by the applicationdeadline.All document(s) must be received on or before the closing date ofthe job announcements.This position requires a background check, which may includea level II screening as required by the Florida Statute§435.04. ABOUT FLORIDA POLY:Florida Polytechnic University opened for classes in 2014-15 and isthe twelfth university in the Florida State University System. TheUniversity was created as an exclusively STEM-focused publicuniversity that offers high-value undergraduate and graduatedegrees and that has intentional industry connections with a focuson economic development of the high-tech I-4 corridor. Dedicated topreparing students for the competitive STEM workforce, FloridaPolytechnic University blends traditional subject matter masterywith problem solving and laboratory experiences to provide studentswith learning opportunities applicable to both the workplace and acareer of lifelong learning. The University delivers its courses insmall class sizes, emphasizes a positive student to facultyexperience, and is dedicated to both its teaching and researchmission.Faculty are employed at Florida Poly via renewable, term definedappointments, codified in a collective bargaining agreement, thatsubstantially mirrors tenure systems with reappointment andprogression in rank upon completion of a significant review ofaccomplishments.Lakeland, home to Florida Polytechnic University’s ultra-moderncampus, is located along the I-4 High Tech Corridor halfway betweenTampa and Orlando. Our central Florida community combines smalltown comfort with big-city culture. Florida’s High-Tech Corridor ishome to 11,000 high-tech businesses, and Polk County alone has morethan 600,000 residents, four universities and one state college.Lakeland is just a 45-minute drive from Walt Disney World,Universal Studios, professional sports teams, and thrivingperforming art centers. With no income tax in Florida, and homevalues increasing by approximately 10% over the past year, Lakelandand Central Florida continue to rise among the best places to liveand work.EXPECTED STARTING SALARY: Commensurate with experience andqualificationsAPPLICATION DEADLINE DATE:center_img Teaching and/or relevant research/industry experienceDemonstrated ability to conduct independent andinterdisciplinary funded applied research.Experience in curriculum delivery and developmentExperience with students’ academic mentoringExperience in program assessment and execution of a continuousimprovement plan. Positions are open until filled (or recruitment cancelled).Review of applications will begin immediately and continue untilthe positions are filled. Active participation in professional activities andorganizations. DESIRED / PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Prior professional US experience with progressiveresponsibility.Demonstrated ability to communicate and work effectively withdiverse campus community.last_img read more

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MLB All-Star Game 2019: Finalists include frontrunners Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger, Brewers’ Christian Yelich

first_imgNow, starting Wednesday, the next phase will begin and voters will choose the starting lineup for the AL and NL teams. Voting will end at 4 p.m. ET on Thursday.The winners will be announced later that night during the Google MLB All-Star Election Night at 7 p.m. ET on ESPN. Related News All-Star pitchers and reserves will be named Sunday, June 30 at 5:30 p.m. ET on ESPN.Here’s the complete list of finalists for the 2019 MLB All-Star Game:First BaseAmerican LeagueC.J. Cron (Twins)Carlos Santana (Indians)Luke Voit (Yankees)National LeagueJosh Bell (Pirates)Freddie Freeman (Braves)Anthony Rizzo (Cubs)Second BaseALTommy La Stella (Angels)José Altuve (Astros)DJ LeMahieu (Yankees)NLOzzie Albies (Braves)Mike Moustakas (Brewers)Ketel Marte (D-backs)ShortstopALCarlos Correa (Astros)Jorge Polanco (Twins)Gleyber Torres (Yankees)NLJavier Báez (Cubs)Dansby Swanson (Braves)Trevor Story (Rockies)Third BaseALAlex Bregman (Astros)Hunter Dozier (Royals)Gio Urshela (Yankees)NLNolan Arenado (Rockies)Kris Bryant (Cubs)Josh Donaldson (Braves) OutfieldALMookie Betts (Red Sox)Michael Brantley (Astros)Joey Gallo (Rangers)Aaron Judge (Yankees)Austin Meadows (Rays)Josh Reddick (Astros)Eddie Rosario (Twins)George Springer (Astros)Mike Trout (Angels)NLRonald Acuna Jr. (Braves)Albert Almora Jr. (Cubs)Cody Bellinger (Dodgers)Charlie Blackmon (Rockies)Jason Heyward (Cubs)Nick Markakis (Braves)Joc Pederson (Dodgers)Kyle Schwarber (Cubs)Christian Yelich (Brewers) 2019 MLB All-Star Game voting update: Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger, Brewers’ Christian Yelich lead the way The picks are in.The primary voting phase for the 2019 MLB All-Star Game is over and the finalists were revealed Friday, which included the top three vote-getters at each position and nine outfielders for both the American and National League.last_img read more

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