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Pro Tem Research Faculty - Open Pool

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Work type: Faculty - Pro Tempore
Location: Eugene, OR
Categories: Research/Scientific/Grants

Department: Oregon Advanced Computing Institute for Science & Society
Rank: Research Assistant
Annual Basis: 12 Month

Review of Applications Begins
Applications will be reviewed as needs arise

Special Instructions to Applicants
In addition to your online application, please attach:
• A resume/CV
• A letter of interest

Department Summary
The Oregon Advanced Computing Institute for Science & Society (OACISS) is a research institute with a goal to research the application of computer science and numerical computation to problems with brain modeling and imaging. High-performance computing plays a significant role in the research at OACISS.

Position Summary
The Oregon Advanced Computing Institute for Science & Society at the University of Oregon occasionally hires Research Assistants, Research Associates, Post Doctoral and Visiting Faculty to assist with grant-supported research. Positions are temporary or part-time for one term (ten weeks) or multiple terms, not to exceed one year, with the possibility of renewal for up to a total of three years, at the discretion of the hiring authority and taking into consideration need, funding, and/or performance.

Minimum Requirements
Successful Research Assistant applicants must have a B.S. or higher degree in Computer Science or a related field and will be conducting research under the direction of a faculty member for the purpose of acquiring research training.

Successful Research Associate applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field and will receive only general guidance while conducting research.

Successful Post Doctoral applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field; these are mentored research positions at the time of appointment, an articulated program of mentoring with an identified mentor will be part of the hiring contract.

Successful Visiting Faculty applicants must have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field and must hold like or relevant position at another institution or have recently obtained their terminal degree. Visiting faculty members are generally in residence and are expected to participate in the full range of faculty activities.


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