Faculty Positions in Computer and Communication Sciences

The School of Computer and Communication Sciences (IC) at EPFL invites applications for faculty positions in computer and communication sciences. We are seeking candidates for tenure-track assistant professor as well as for senior positions.

Successful candidates will develop an independent and creative research program, participate in both undergraduate and graduate teaching, and supervise PhD students.

The school is seeking candidates in the fields of: 1) Machine Learning and Data Science – including applications in bioinformatics, natural language processing, and speech recognition; 2) Verification and Formal Methods; 3) Systems; 4) CS Education and Learning Analytics. Candidates in other areas are also encouraged to apply and will be considered.

EPFL offers internationally competitive salaries, generous research support, significant start-up resources, and outstanding research infrastructure. Academics in Switzerland enjoy many research funding opportunities, as well as an exceptionally high living standard.

To apply, please follow the application procedure at


The following documents are requested in PDF format: cover letter, curriculum vitae including publication list, brief statements of research and teaching interests, and contact information (name, postal address, and email) of 3 references for junior positions or 5 for senior positions. Screening will start on December 1, 2018. Further questions can be addressed to:

Profs.  Rüdiger Urbanke and George Candea
Co-Chairs of the Recruiting Committee
Email : [email protected]

For additional information on EPFL and IC, please consult: http://www.epfl.ch and http://ic.epfl.ch

EPFL is an equal opportunity employer and family friendly university. It is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty. It strongly encourages women to apply.

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