Chair/Distinguished/Full Professor in Computer and Information Science
Computer and Information Science
(Reference No.: FST/CIS/CDF/02/2022)
The Department of Computer and Information Science (CIS) of the Faculty of Science and Technology (FST) invites applications for the position of Chair/Distinguished/Full Professor with specialty in Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and Metaverse Related Technology. This position is intended to complement and strengthen existing departmental staff expertise. We are seeking candidate with a proven track record in scientific research, an innovative research vision, and a commitment to education.
FST is the oldest and one of the most vibrant faculties at UM, dedicated to student-centric education and cutting-edge research in engineering and science. All of its bachelor’s degree programmes in engineering and computer science are accredited by the Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) and recognized worldwide. UM is among the top 1% in Essential Sciences Indicators (ESI) rankings in both Engineering and Computer Science. In the THE World University Ranks, the Engineering and Technology programme is ranked among the 101st – 125th and the Computer Science programme is among the top 175, arising from its status of a local community college in less than 10 years.
CIS was founded in 1990 and currently has 27 academic staff. The Department offers Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD degree programmes, which cover the main aspects of modern computer science and related technologies. CIS has equipped fifteen laboratories with advanced facilities and rich software tools for its students and academic staff to develop their course projects, final year projects and R&D projects. The programmes have extensive collaboration with other institutes around the world.
• PhD degree in Computer Science or related areas.
• Preference will be given to candidates with specialties in the areas of Human-Computer Interaction, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality, Computer Graphics and Multimedia, Blockchain and Distributed Computing.
• Excellence in teaching, distinguished record of internationally-recognized research and scholarship, and willingness to provide service to the University.
• Good team player for participating in various aspects of the activities of the department, faculty, and university and serving the profession.
The selected candidate is expected to assume duty in August 2022.
A taxable annual remuneration starting from MOP1,210,300 (approximately USD149,420) will be commensurate with the successful applicants’ academic qualification and relevant professional experience. The current local maximum income tax rate is 12% but is effectively around 5% – 7% after various discretionary exemptions. Apart from competitive remuneration, UM offers a wide range of benefits, such as medical insurance, provident fund, on-campus accommodation/housing allowance and other subsidies. Further details on our package are available at: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/learn-more/.
Applicants should visit https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/ for more details, and apply ONLINE. Review of applications will commence upon receiving applications and continue until the position is filled. Applicants may consider their applications not successful if they are not invited for an interview within 3 months of application.
Human Resources Section, Office of Administration
University of Macau, Av. da Universidade, Taipa, Macau, China
Website: https://career.admo.um.edu.mo/; Email: email@example.com
Tel: +853 8822 8574; Fax: +853 8822 2412
The effective position and salary index are subject to the Personnel Statute of the University of Macau in force. The University of Macau reserves the right not to appoint a candidate. Applicants with less qualification and experience can be offered lower positions under special circumstances.
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** Under the equal condition of qualifications and experience, priority will be given to Macao permanent residents**