Faculty Positions


Associate Professor, Teaching Stream – Geographic Information and Computer Science

Job Field: Teaching Stream 

Faculty / Division: University of Toronto Mississauga

Department: UTM: 51% appointment in the Department of Geography, Geomatics and Environment and 49% appointment in the Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences

Campus: Mississauga 

Job Posting: August 17, 2020

Job Closing: October 29, 2020, 1:59 pm EDT 


The Department of Geography, Geomatics, and Environment (GGE) and the Department of Mathematical and Computational Sciences (MCS) at the University of Toronto Mississauga (UTM) invite applications for a full-time continuing teaching stream appointment in the area of Geographic Information and Computer Science. This will be a joint appointment between GGE (51%) and MCS (49%).  The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, and will commence on July 1, 2021 or shortly thereafter.

Candidates must have a Master’s degree in geographic information system (GIS), computer science (CS), or a related discipline by the time of the appointment. A Ph.D. is preferred.  We seek candidates who have a record of excellent teaching and interest in establishing a long-term teaching career that crosses between GIS and CS at UTM. We seek candidates whose teaching interests complement and strengthen our existing departmental strengths (https://www.utm.utoronto.ca/geography/ and https://www.utm.utoronto.ca/math-cs-stats/). The teaching stream faculty member must demonstrate the ability to contribute to training of students in Machine Learning, Spatial Databases, Spatial Data Science, Computer Vision, Computer Science (broadly defined) and GIS.  (... read more ...)

All application materials, including reference letters, must be received by Thursday, October 29, 2020.

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