Assistant Professor Position Center for Network Science

Vacancy summary: 
The Center for Network Science invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position in the area of Network Science and Data Science. We expect applications from network scientists with an excellent publication record on theory and applications of complex networks. The candidate should be an expert in at least one area of applications in network science (for example: social networks, economic networks, communication networks, or ecological networks). The candidate should also have strong motivation for interdisciplinary research (especially with the social sciences), have experience in working with large datasets and be interested in participating in projects of several departments at CEU. Capability of high quality teaching is assumed. The Center for Network Science was established as an interdisciplinary unit, integrating natural science and social science approaches. Candidates should have a PhD in a related field. We expect candidates at all levels.
Position for: 
Faculty
Full-time
Application deadline: 
Mar 15, 2017

Assistant Professor Position

 Center for Network Science

Starting date:

January 2018

Full Or Part Time:

Full-Time

Application deadline:

Review of applications will begin March 15, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.

 The Center for Network Science invites applications for a full-time Assistant Professor position in the area of Network Science and Data Science. We expect applications from network scientists with an excellent publication record on theory and applications of complex networks. The candidate should be an expert in at least one area of applications in network science (for example: social networks, economic networks, communication networks, or ecological networks). The candidate should also have strong motivation for interdisciplinary research (especially with the social sciences), have experience in working with large datasets and be interested in participating in projects of several departments at CEU. Capability of high quality teaching is assumed.  The Center for Network Science was established as an interdisciplinary unit, integrating natural science and social science approaches. Candidates should have a PhD in a related field. We expect candidates at all levels.

Further information about the Center for Network Science is available at:

http://cns.ceu.edu/

Compensation:

Compensation is commensurate with experience. We offer a competitive salary, as well as a dynamic and international academic environment. Teaching load is comparable to that of research universities.

CEU is an equal opportunity employer.

 

About CEU

Central European University (CEU) is a graduate research-intensive university specializing in the social sciences, humanities, law, public policy and management. It is located in Budapest and accredited in the United States and Hungary. CEU’s promotes high level research, research-based teaching and learning and civic engagement, in order to contribute to the development of open societies in Central and Eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and other emerging democracies throughout the world. CEU offers both Master’s and doctoral programs, and enrolls about 1400 students from nearly 100 countries. The teaching staff consists of more than 180 resident faculty from over 40 countries, and prominent visiting scholars from around the world. The language of instruction is English.

 

How to apply: 
How to apply? Applicants need to submit: - A comprehensive C.V., - Names of three referees (candidates should ask two referees to send recommendations direct to the CEU) - List of publications, - A sample publication, - And a short statement of research and teaching. Review of applications will begin March 15, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled. Questions of an academic nature may be addressed to Balazs Vedres, Director of the Center for Network Science (vedresb@ceu.edu). Please send your complete application package to: advert@ceu.edu - including job code in subject line: 2017/025 Only complete applications will be considered.