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University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL.

Department of Computer Science

Tenure-Track Faculty Position in Deep Learning at the Center for Research in Computer Vision (CRCV)

University of Central Florida is among the largest university in the United States with a diverse student body of more than 64,000 students. The university offers more than 200 degree programs at its main campus in Orlando and more than a dozen satellite locations ( The Center for Research in Computer Vision (CRCV) at UCF ( solicits applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the area of Deep Learning. CRCV ( is the world class leader in the computer vision research and related disciplines, including but not limited to the algorithmic aspects of deep learning and their applications in computer vision.


Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree from an accredited institution in an area appropriate to this position at the time of appointment. Candidates must have a strong research publication record, high potentials to initiate and obtain funding for their research programs, and the ability to effectively communicate with students in both large and small audiences.. Preferred candidates will have accomplishments showing the relevance of their research to deep learning. Faculty hired at CRCV will be tenured in the Department of Computer Science (, College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) at UCF and will be required to teach a maximum of two courses per academic year. The faculty at CRCV are expected to have vigorous programs of graduate student mentoring and are encouraged to involve undergraduates in their research.

This is a full-time, 9-month tenure-track position. Employment is conditional upon the timely completion of an approved I-9 (Employment Eligibility Verification Form). Candidates are expected to begin to work on August 8, 2018. Salary and a start-up package will be commensurate with qualifications. Candidates must apply online at and provide (a) cover letter, (b) curriculum vitae, (c) teaching statement, (d) research statement, (e) contact information of three professional references, and (f) three selected papers describing the candidate’s original contribution in deep learning.

As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, UCF encourages all qualified applicants to apply, including women, veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of traditionally underrepresented populations ( As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request. For more information about this position, please contact via Apply online at:

Note: Department of Mathematics ( and CRCV are coordinating in hiring individuals with research focus in Deep Learning. The related positions in Department of Mathematics are in the following ( posting ID: 37381)