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Research Assistant/Associate Professor

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Applicants should send their CV, a statement of career goals, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to Wendy Janocha at wgj1@pitt.edu. Electronic copies and documents are preferred. All applicants should be received no late than September 30, 2015; the search will continue until an appointment is made. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and members of minority groups underrepresented in academia are especially encouraged to apply.

Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Type Faculty
Position Title Research Assistant/Associate Professor
Department Name 13203-Chemistry
Position Number 0080350
Position Details

The University of Pittsburgh and the Center for Simulation and Modeling (SaM) invite applications for a Research Assistant Professor position outside the tenure stream. The Center for Simulation and Modeling is dedicated to supporting and facilitating computational-based research across the University of Pittsburgh campus. SaM serves as a catalyst for multidisciplinary collaborations, education, and outreach and provides consultation and research collaboration to faculty and students in a wide range of disciplines. Major responsibilities include playing a leadership role in the Center, assisting students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty in effectively utilizing our high performance computer systems, and exploiting state-of-the-art hardware with a particular focus on GPGPU and Xeon Phi accelerator technologies. Candidates should have a PhD in computer science, or a related discipline with relevant experience in software development.

Application Process

Applicants should send their CV, a statement of career goals, and arrange for three letters of recommendation to be sent to Wendy Janocha at wgj1@pitt.edu. Electronic copies and documents are preferred. All applicants should be received no late than September 30, 2015; the search will continue until an appointment is made. The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and members of minority groups underrepresented in academia are especially encouraged to apply.

Child Protection Clearances

The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

Date Posted 09/21/2015
Open Until Filled No
Anticipated Application Deadline (Close date)
Contact Person Wendy Janocha
Contact Email wgj1@pitt.edu
Contact Phone