PamiTC Job Board - Posting Details

Title: Faculty position in Computer Vision and Innovation at UCCSPosted: June 25, 2013
Company/Institution: Univ. of Colorado Colorado Springs
Location: Colorado Springs, CO United States
Department: Computer Science

Description: This is a Unique position combining computer vision and entrepreneurship or industry innovation -- industry or startup experience expected.

The Department of Computer Science (CS) and the Bachelor of Innovation (BI) Program at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) invites applications for a tenured/tenure-track position in computer vision and innovation.

Job Responsibilities: The candidate is expected to develop strong research program and support educational programs at undergraduate, MS, and PhD levels. A successful candidate will be expected to develop or continue to develop a strong research group with externally funded research program in computer vision/pattern recognition (CV/PR) and or related areas. Educationally, the successful candidate will develop graduate CV/PR courses as well as support UCCS programs in innovation and entrepreneurship. UCCS supports startup/entrepreneurial activities of its faculty.

Application Instructions:

The candidate must hold, before Aug 10, 2013, a PhD in computer science or a closely related field. The candidate is expected have a strong publication record and advanced candidates are expected to have either funding and/or industry experience. As the position involves co-teaching in innovation and entrepreneurship courses, relevant experience in transitioning ideas into impact, such as industry or startups is preferred.

Salary and appointment level will be commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at

UCCS fosters equity in employment, supporting diversity and assuring inclusiveness. The university is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To support that goal, we conduct background investigations for prospective employees.

Colorado Springs, host city for CVPR2011, is in the front range of the Rocky Mountains, offering a high-quality of life on a rapidly growing campus. UCCS has been a rated a "Best in the West" by US News and Reports. The College of Engineering and Applied Science at UCCS is nationally ranked and offers degrees at the Bachelors, Masters and Ph.D. level. The award winning Bachelor of Innovation family offers 15 different majors across three colleges. The CS department has 12 regular faculty including 2 recent NSF career winners, with 3 new faculty hired in 2012. Visit and for more information.

Apply electronically at Review of applications will continue until the position is filled (Fall 2013 may be possible and Spring 2014 or Fall 2014 expected)

Questions should be directed to T. Boult, search chair at