Computer Science / Machine Learning / Data Science

Professor / Associate Professor in Computer Science/Software Engineering

The successful candidate will have a sustained research record in the fields of computer sciences with a focus on software engineering or data engineering; a demonstrated record of excellence in research, teaching, and student supervision; a long-term research and teaching vision; and a strong ability for academic leadership.

Profile of a candidate:

– Recent PhD graduate / postdoc

– Active researcher oriented toward applied research (regular high-quality conference attendance, publications in high ranked journals, good contacts and collaboration in a certain branch of Computer Science/ Software Engineering / Data Engineering)

– Experienced in research grant applications and their successful completion

– Excellent in teaching and student supervision

Sharing UCU’s outlook and values

– Strong English skills

Main tasks:

–  Teaching, students’ consultation and supervision (approx 50% of the workload). Teaching one BS/MS-level course per semester, leading applied research seminar, teaching one intensive course during summer/winter school.

– Expansion of  Computer Science/ Software Engineering / Data Engineering research in cooperation with faculty and students, research work, creation of a research group in their field of speciality, ideally leading to the creation of a degree specialization. Publishing at least 1 papers per year and visiting at least two main conferences in the field (approx 30% of the workload)

– Cooperation and consulting of partner companies in the field of expertise, creation of UCU brand as a leading applied  Computer Science/ Software Engineering / Data Engineering centre in Ukraine and beyond (5-15% of the workload, can be exchanged for grant writing and grant execution)

– Grant writing (5-15% of the workload, can be exchanged for cooperation and consulting of partner companies)

We offer:

–  Excellent working conditions at the top IT program in Ukraine (

– Fast-growing community of friendly and engaging faculty and talented students

– Competitive compensation, additional compensation within successful grant applications

– Travel allowance

If interested, please send your resume, list of publications, motivation letter and professional reference contacts to the following email address: [email protected]