The Computer Science Department at Brandeis University invites applications
for a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor, beginning Fall 2019, in
the area of Computational Linguistics (CL), including but not limited to
Statistical and Neural Machine Translation, Question Answering, Information
Extraction, Text Summarization, Syntactic and Semantic Parsing, Dialogue
Systems, and so on. Duties include the teaching of graduate and
undergraduate courses in the candidate?s specialty, in addition to core CL
courses in the Computer Science Department. Dissertation advising in the
field of Computational Linguistics and NLP, as well as graduate and
undergraduate level thesis advising, will also be expected. Applicants must
have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Computational Linguistics or a related
field, a proven publication record, and must have completed all
requirements for the doctoral degree by the start of the position.

A research-intensive liberal arts university, Brandeis fosters highly
collaborative scientific research both within and between departments and
across the sciences. The suburban campus in Waltham, MA is just 20 minutes
from the bustling academic and biotechnology centers of Boston and
Cambridge. Brandeis is a member of the Association of American
Universities, and is ranked in the top 35 national universities by US News
and World Reports.
The Computer Science department has 13 regular faculty members with diverse
research interests. Besides all CS degrees, the department mounts the
Language and Linguistics undergraduate degree as well as a vibrant
nationally recognized Masters program in Computational Linguistics. The
goal for this position is to enhance the research core and add diversity to
the CL offerings. A secondary goal is to increase elective courses in AI
and Machine Learning.

At Brandeis, we believe that diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential
components of academic excellence. Brandeis University is an affirmative
action, equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating equitable
access and opportunities for applicants to all employment positions.
Because diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the core of Brandeis?
history and mission, we value and are seeking candidates with a variety of
social identities, including those that have been underrepresented in
higher education, who possess skills that spark innovation, and who,
through their scholarly pursuits, teaching, and/or service experiences,
bring expertise in building, engaging and sustaining a pluralistic,
interconnected, and just campus community.


Brandeis University



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