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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

Assistant Professorship in Computer Science (tenure track), Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

University of So Paulo
Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
Department of Computer Science
Tenure-Track Position
Assistant Professor

Application Dealine: April 10th 2013

Formal call:

Free translation:

The Institute of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of So
Paulo (IME-USP) invites applications for a faculty position at the
Assistant Professor level.  The Department is accepting applications
in all areas of Computer Science.

Candidates with strong potential for research and teaching are
expected.  Candidates should have a PhD in Computer Science or in a
related area.  The selected candidate will be responsible for
developing research and for teaching in the undergraduate and graduate
programs of the department.  For details on the application process,

The documents and selection interview may be in Portuguese or English.

The University of So Paulo (USP) is one of the most prestigious
educational institutions in South America.  It is the best ranked
Brazilian university.  The Department of Computer Science of IME-USP
is responsible for the BSc, MSc and PhD courses in Computer Science,
offering some of the most competitive programs in Brazil.

More information:


Yoshiharu Kohayakawa
U of Sao Paulo