Apply by Dec. 1, 2016 for best consideration; appointments begin August 2017.
About the David J. DeWitt Chair in Computer Sciences:
The Computer Sciences Department is pleased to announce the establishment of the David J. DeWitt Chair in Computer Sciences, endowed by the generosity of alumnus Dr. Rakesh Agrawal. Applications and nominations for this endowed chair are being accepted.
Scholars with an established track record in the area of database systems are encouraged to apply. Appointment will be as full professor with tenure, and the successful candidate for this position will hold the title of David J. DeWitt Chair of Computer Sciences. While we are especially interested in candidates with a strong “systems” focus, any scholar whose primary publication venues have been ACM SIGMOD, VLDB, ACM PODS and ACM SIGKDD is encouraged to apply.
The DeWitt Chair shall be an internationally renowned researcher and educator committed to benefitting society through scientific breakthroughs, technological innovation and the democratization of knowledge acquisition and diffusion. The recipient will also be a key member of UW-Madison's database research group and join a highly ranked CS department with over $20M of research activity per year, located in a vibrant, livable city that Forbes has identified as one of the fastest-growing technology hubs in the U.S.
Questions may be directed to Prof. Mark D. Hill, Computer Sciences Department Chair.
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