Assistant Professor, Deep Learning

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Position Number 38987
Class Title Assistant Professor, Deep Learning
Administrative Title No Administrative Function
Job Description

The University of Central Florida (UCF) Center for Research in Computer Vision (CRCV) solicits applications for a full-time 9-month, tenure-track assistant professor in the area of Deep Learning. CRCV is the world class leader in computer vision research and related disciplines including, but not limited to, the algorithmic aspects of deep learning and their applications in computer vision. Faculty in CRCV are expected to have vigorous programs of graduate student mentoring, are encouraged to involve undergraduates in their research, and will be required to teach a maximum of two courses per academic year. The tenure home for CRCV faculty is the Department of Computer Science (CS) within the College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS). The selected candidate will be expected to begin to work on August 8, 2018. Salary and a start-up package will be commensurate with qualifications. Discover more about CRCV at and the Department of Computer Science at

UCF is one of the nation’s largest universities with a diverse student body of more than 66,000 students. UCF has grown substantially in size, quality, diversity, and reputation in its first 50 years. Today, the university offers more than 200 degree programs at its main campus in Orlando. UCF is an economic engine, attracting and supporting industries vital to the region’s future while providing students with real-world experiences that help them succeed after graduation. We encourage you to learn more about UCF at and the College of Engineering and Computer Science at

Position Minimum Qualifications

Candidates must have a Ph.D. degree from an accredited institution in an area appropriate to this position at the time of the appointment.


•Candidates with an exceptional record of scholarly research and highly recognized for their technical contributions and leadership in their areas of expertise. In addition, the successful candidate must be a strongly effective teacher.

•Candidates that have accomplishments showing the relevance of their research to deep learning.

•Candidates than have a demonstrated strong research publication record, high potential to initiate and obtain funding for their research programs, and the ability to effectively communicate with students in both large and small audiences

Special Conditions
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

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. UCF's Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: As a Florida public university, UCF makes all application materials and selection procedures available to the public upon request.

Additional Application Materials Required

UCF requires all applications and supporting documents to be submitted electronically through the Human Resources website, In addition to the application, candidates must also submit: (1) a signed cover letter, (2) a curriculum vitae, (3) a teaching statement, (4) a research statement, (5) contact information for three professional references, and (6) three selected papers describing the candidate’s original contribution in deep learning.

Note: Please have all documents ready when applying so they can be attached at that time. Once the online submission process is finalized, the system does not allow applicants to submit additional documents at a later date.

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FTE 1.0-Full-Time
Requisition Number 701179
Job Open Date 11/03/2017
Job Close Date
Open until filled Yes
Division Academic Affairs
College/Area College of Engineering and Computer Science (ENGR)
Department ENGR-Computer Science
Annual Salary Negotiable
Type of Appointment Regular
Job Category Faculty
Work Location Orlando (Main)
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