Maynooth University seeks an outstanding individual to join our staff as Professor of Computer Science. The person appointed will have an excellent record in research, teaching, scholarship and publication. They will be expected to make a strong contribution to the internal and external profile of the university, and to provide ongoing leadership for the discipline of Computer Science.
The ideal candidate will be an internationally recognised computer scientist with demonstrable expertise in software and society, or closely aligned with our BSc and MSc programs in Computer Science and Software Engineering, or any area that complements or enhances an existing area of research strength within the department or the affiliated inter-departmental research institute, the Hamilton institute. These include Artificial Intelligence, Cognitive modelling, Computer Science education, Computer vision, Data analytics, Dependable Software, DNA and Molecular Computing, Formal Methods and software verification, Foundations of Computer Science, GeoComputation, Image and optical processing, Information theory, Machine learning, Multimedia signal processing, Natural language processing, Robotics, and Theoretical Computer Science.