The Department of Computer Science is the country's largest, most diverse, and most accomplished. The department was founded in 1981.
It now has more than 54 academic staff and 60 PhD students, and an ever-growing cohort of undergraduates. The department is among the top 100 Computer Science Departments in the world according to the 2017 QS World University Rankings.
We are seeking candidates from subfields of Data Science who can demonstrate strength in data management (including but not limited to : big data, conceptual data modelling, crowdsourcing, data cleaning, data integration, data mining, data models, data provenance, data quality, data semantics, data visualization, data warehousing, database design, distributed and parallel databases, graph data management, information extraction, knowledge discovery, query languages and uncertain databases).
Our ideal candidate will hold a PhD, demonstrate excellence in research and evidence a commitment to high quality, research-
informed teaching of both undergraduate and graduate students. Ideally, you should have a research program that complements and builds on existing areas of strength within the department (http : / / www.cs.auckland.ac.nz).
If you would like to work with an internationally renowned department where you can build your career, apply online today!
Please apply online by the closing date 30 September 2018. All applications must be submitted online.
Applications must include a cover letter, evidence of qualifications / research, and updated recent curriculum vitae. Please note letters of references may be requested for longlisted candidates
Why work here?
Auckland's harbour setting, magnificent beaches and verdant bush make it a great place to study and work, while the University's close proximity to New Zealand's major businesses and hospitals enables staff and students to rub shoulders with leading practitioners in their field.
Auckland offers a diverse range of employment and leisure options, including easy access to high quality schools which prepare students extremely well for the transition to university.
Computer Science is located within the Faculty of Science which is the largest and most highly ranked science faculty in New Zealand.
It is also ranked among the top 90 science facilities worldwide by the QS World University Rankings. The 10 departments and schools that form the Faculty of Science represent the breadth and diversity of science in our modern world.
The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students in a safe, inclusive and equitable environment.
For further information on services for Māori, Pacific, women, LGBTI, people with disabilities, parenting support, flexible work and other equity issues go to www.equity.auckland.ac.nz