Faculty position in statistical learning at the Department of Computer Science at the University of Lille III, France

The Department of Mathematics, Economics, and Computer Science at the University of Lille III invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position in statistical learning. The position is associated with the French National Institute for Research in Computer Science and Control (INRIA). Thus the recruit will also join one of the two following research groups at INRIA Lille:

– mostrare: http://mostrare.lille.inria.fr
– sequel: http://sequel.lille.inria.fr

The position requires a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a closely related fields at the time of employment. Candidates must show outstanding research, teaching, and graduate student mentorship potential. More information about the position is available at https://sequel.lille.inria.fr/SequeL/ChaireL32010

The department is constituted of approx 30 permanent members, mostly computer scientists (10), mathematicians, and economists. This position is mostly aiming at teaching in master degrees, classes on data mining, knowledge extraction from databases, machine learning, and XML technologies. Based on sound concepts, practical issues are expected to receive a great deal of attention.


Full consideration will be given to applications received by March 25, 2010. All the information on how to apply is available at https://sequel.lille.inria.fr/SequeL/ChaireL32010