IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca (www.imtlucca.it) is an international Graduate School and Institute of Technology that strives to reach the fusion of theoretical comprehension and practical relevance. The following goals are at the core of IMT's mission statement:
• to establish itself as a research center that promotes cutting-edge research in key areas, structuring its Ph.D. Programs in close connection with research activity;
• to attract top students, researchers and scholars through competitive international selections;
• to contribute to technological innovation, economic growth and social development.
IMT has opened a competitive international scouting procedure for the recruitment of tenured faculty positions in the following field:
Computer Science, Mathematical Statistics, Machine Learning, Large Scale Data Mining
We will consider highly qualified candidates working at the intersection between computer science, physics, information theory, and mathematics, who combine a strong theoretical background with an orientation towards research on processing huge amounts of complex data in the analysis of socio economic, technical, or biological. Candidates must have an excellent record of high-impact international publications. They should have demonstrated remarkable ability in leading research groups, as well as experience in conducting/coordinating international projects.
Preference will be given to candidates active at the intersection between algorithms, theory and applications, in the following fields: analysis and modeling of massive data structures; graph theory and random structures; analysis and modeling of complex networks; machine learning, large scale data mining.
Submit your confidential expression of interest at: http://www.imtlucca.it/faculty/positions/professors_positions.php#tenured_ongoing_recruitment
Deadline is August 30th, 2011