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School of Informatics and Computing
Faculty Position in Complex Networks and Systems
The School of Informatics and Computing (SoIC) at Indiana University
Bloomington invites applications for an asst/assoc/full professor
position in complex networks and systems, in the Informatics Division,
to begin in August 2015. The position is expected to be filled at the
senior level, but outstanding junior candidates will be considered.
Applications are especially encouraged from established leaders, who
will have opportunities for leadership roles in the Center for Complex
Networks and Systems and in a new and ambitious university-wide
network science initiative to be announced.
Applicants should have an established record (senior level) or
demonstrable potential for excellence (junior level) in research and
teaching, and a Ph.D. in a relevant area, or (junior
SoIC (soic.indiana.edu) is the first of its kind and among the largest
in the country, with unsurpassed breadth. Its mission is to excel and
lead in education, research, and outreach spanning and integrating the
full breadth of computing and information technology. It includes
Computer Science, Informatics, and Library and Information Science,
with over 85 tenure-line faculty, 900 graduate students, and 1100
undergraduate majors. It offers Ph.D.s in Computer Science,
Informatics, and Information Science.
The Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research
(cnets.indiana.edu) currently has 10 faculty members with strong ties
to several other units at Indiana University that pursue research in
the field of Complex Systems, including Cognitive Science, Psychology,
Physics, Sociology, Political Science, Biocomplexity, and Information
Science. Center faculty research areas include complex information and
social networks, data science, Web science, social computing,
computational biology, robotics, computational intelligence,
bio-inspired computing, large scale data modeling and simulation, and
science of science & innovation. We are particularly interested in
strengthening our emphasis on data-driven exploration and modeling of
networks, social systems, and their dynamics.
Bloomington is a culturally thriving college town with a moderate cost
of living and the amenities for an active lifestyle. IU is renowned
for its top-ranked music school, high-performance computing and
networking facilities, and performing and fine arts.
Applicants should submit a CV, a statement of research and teaching,
and names of 6
references (3 for junior level) using the link below (preferred):
http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/969 (Complex Networks and Systems)
or to Faculty Search, SoIC, 919 E 10th St, Bloomington, IN 47408.
Questions may be sent to [log in to unmask] For full
consideration applications are due by December 1, 2014.
Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action
employer and a provider of ADA services. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ethnicity,
color, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national
origin, disability status or protected veteran status.
Web Science 2014 General Co-Chair
Professor of Informatics and Computer Science
Director, Center for Complex Networks and Systems Research
Indiana University, Bloomington
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