Teaching Positions Available for the School of Computing – 2017-18 Academic Year

The School of Computing at Queen’s University invites applications from suitably qualified candidates interested in teaching courses shown below.

The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Queen’s University is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Applications will be received until August 23, 2017. Review of applications will commence shortly thereafter, and the final appointment is subject to budgetary approval. Additional information about the School of Computing can be found at http://www.queensu.ca

Courses available are listed below.

To apply as a Term Adjunct, see: http://flux.cs.queensu.ca/employment/applying-for-a-term-adjunct-position/

To apply as a Teaching Fellow, see: http://flux.cs.queensu.ca/employment/applying-for-a-teaching-follow-position/

 



Academic Year 2017/2018 Fall Term

This fall term period is from September 1,2017 to December 31, 2017.

Classes will be in session from September 11, 2017 to December 1, 2017.

Applications will be received until August 23, 2017.



CISC-825*     Paradigms of Wireless and Mobile Networking     
This course introduces the different paradigms of wireless and mobile networking. It will also familiarize students with the state-of-the-art technologies, as well as with recent efforts in research and standardization. Students taking this course will develop a strong grasp of the different architectures involved in current and future wireless networks, have a functional understanding of the different paradigms, design and analyze the behavior of wireless and mobile networks protocols using one or more network simulation tools.
PREREQUISITE: CISC-435 or equivalent.


 



Academic Year 2017/2018 Winter Term

This winter term period is from January 1, 2018 to April 30, 2018.

Classes will be in session from January 8, 2018 to April 6, 2018.

Applications will be received until August 23, 2017.



CISC-897* Research Methods in Computer Science
This course provides an introduction to the primary and secondary sources of information in the computing science literature. The course includes work aimed at improving research skills. Students are required to submit and present a paper on a topic that relates to their research.
PREREQUISITE: none


 

Applications will be received until Aug 23, 2017.

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Post-doctoral Position in Streaming and In-memory Data Analytics System

Posting Date: July 14, 2017
Job Title: SOSCIP Post-Doctoral Fellow
Department: School of Computing
Description of Area or Topic of Research: Big Streaming Data Analytics System
Project Title: Multi-level Streaming Data Analytics
Supervision and Academic Unit: Dr. Farhana Zulkernine, industry partner Predikat
Start Date: September 1st, 2017
Duration: 2 years
Application Deadline: Until hired
Application Procedure: Apply by email by sending the application package to farhana@cs.queensu.ca.

We seek a candidate with proven expertise in big streaming data analytics engines, Apache Spark for in-memory data analytics and machine learning techniques preferably in natural language processing and text mining. The work will focus on developing a data analytics framework that will be adopted by our industry partner for real life applications. A PhD in Computer Science or a comparable qualification is required. The successful candidate must have a good research record with publications in relevant international conferences and journals in Big Data Analytics and Management Systems and Machine Learning. The candidate is expected to have an active role in various collaboration efforts with other universities and industry, both at the national and international level. Good communication and project management skills and willingness to work in a team are essential. Additional information about Dr. Zulkernine’s research can be found at http://cs.queensu.ca/~farhana/.

The position is for two years and is funded by SOSCIP (Southern Ontario Smart Computing Innovation Platform). You will be working in the Big Data Management, Analytics and Cognitive Computing laboratory. The School of Computing is one of the premier computing departments in Canada with about 30 faculty members and close to 150 graduate students. Kingston is Canada’s first capital and is centrally located between Toronto, Ottawa, and Montreal. The United Nations rates Canada as one of the best countries in the world to live.

Please send an application package to farhana@cs.queensu.ca containing:

  1. A cover letter explaining experiences relevant to the project.
  2. A curriculum vitae with detailed information regarding your academic degree, research projects and publications.
  3. Names and email addresses of three referees.
  4. Sample publications (1-2 recent publications).

EMPLOYMENT EQUITY: The University invites applications from all qualified candidates. Queen’s is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Teaching Assistant Positions available for 2017-2018 in the School of Computing

The Teaching Assistant Positions are available in the School of Computing for the 2017-2018 academic year.

To apply for a TA position:

  1. Go to https://auth.caslab.queensu.ca/ta. You will be prompted by the Queen’s sign-on portal for your netid and password.
  2. After logging on, provide your name and email to the system.
  3. Next, go to the “TA applications” tab at the top of the page, select “Provide background”, and provide your background information.
  4. Finally, and only after providing your background, go to the “TA applications” tab, select “Apply”, and indicate the courses to which you are applying.

The system will tell you when your application is complete.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

The deadline for submissions is July 28th.

For more information please contact:

Debby Robertson
Graduate Program Assistant
School of Computing
Queen’s University

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School of Computing Teaching Opportunities

There are no teaching positions currently available in the School of Computing.

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Postdoctoral Fellowship Opportunities

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