The Faculty of Informatics is seeking to fill a position as Professor (open rank) in Data Science.  Applications received by September 1, 2017 will be given priority. Targeted starting date for the position is February 1, 2018.  More information can be found here

We have two very strong Machine Learning groups at USI, one lead by
Jurgen Schmidhuber
and one lead by Michel Brosntein

Together with these colleagues we are building a new Data Science initiative.

Salary is highly competitive.
Each professor is entitled to two PhD students supported by the University.
The Swiss National Science Foundation is very rich in terms of competitive research founding.
USI encourages supports conference participation (with cost reimbursement).

For further information feel free to email Antonietta Mira at