CEMSE Openings

T‌he CEMSE division at KAUST is looking for people from Saudi Arabia and around the world who want to create impact beyond their own achievements. We look for "people of the world" who will uphold our values of Achievement, Passion, Inspiration, Citizenship, Diversity, Integrity and Openness. 

Join KAUST to be part of discoveries that address global challenges in five key areas: food, water, energy, environment, and digital. To contribute to science and innovation and become part of a uniquely international community where you and your family will thrive.​

Faculty Positions 2020

 

Applied Mathematics:  The Applied Mathematics and Computational Sciences (AMCS) program invites applications for one faculty position in Numerical Analysis or Scientific Computing at any level (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) beginning in the Fall of 2020. The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree in Mathematics or other relevant fields with publications in top journals and subject-matter journals/conferences. Read more


Statistical Climatology:  The Statistics program invites applications for a faculty position in Statistics at any level (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) beginning in the Fall of 2020. Candidates applying for a position of Assistant Professor should have an excellent potential for high impact research. Candidates applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have a distinguished track record in research and a strong commitment to service, mentoring, teaching at the graduate level and making an impact in interdisciplinary research. Read more

Statistical Data Science and AI:  The Statistics program invites applications for a faculty position in Statistics at any level (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) beginning in the Fall of 2020. Candidates applying for a position of Assistant Professor should have an excellent potential for high impact research. Candidates applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have a distinguished track record in research and a strong commitment to service, mentoring, teaching at the graduate level and making an impact in interdisciplinary research. Read more

Statistics for Public Health:  The Statistics program invites applications for a faculty position in Statistics at any level (Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor) beginning in the Fall of 2020. Candidates applying for a position of Assistant Professor should have an excellent potential for high impact research. Candidates applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have a distinguished track record in research and a strong commitment to service, mentoring, teaching at the graduate level and making an impact in interdisciplinary research. Read more


Cyber Security:  The Computer Science program invites applications for multiple faculty positions at all levels (Full, Associate, and Assistant Professor) in fields related to Cyber Security. This search is part of a university-wide Cyber Security initiative. All relevant research areas will be considered, including, but not limited to: Cyber Resilience, Intrusion detection, Systems security, Secure databases, Theoretical Foundations, Cryptography, Secure Communications, Privacy and anonymity, Machine learning in Cybersecurity, IoT security and Digital Forensics. Read more

Machine Learning and Applications of AI:  The Computer Science program invites applications for faculty positions in Machine Learning and Applications of AI. Applications at any rank and of any demographic will be considered, although female candidates and junior researchers are particularly encouraged to apply. Read more

Data Science/Artificial Intelligence/Analytics for Life Science Applications: The Computational Bioscience Research Center (CBRC) and Computer Science program invites applications for faculty positions in Data science/Artificial Intelligence/Analytics for life science applications. As the CBRC’s main focus is in development of methods, algorithms, tools and resources in domain of Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning/Deep Learning for generic information integration and applications in Life Sciences, mainly in Health/Medical domains, the candidates with appropriate track record are particularly welcome. Read more


Electrical Engineering Faculty Position:  The Electrical Engineering (EE) program invites applications for faculty positions at all ranks (Assistant, Associate, and Full Professors), with preference for candidates at the Assistant Professor level. Candidates applying for a position of Assistant Professor should have an excellent potential for high impact research. Candidates applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have a distinguished track record in research and a strong commitment to service and teaching at the graduate level. We seek candidates in all fields pertaining to electrical engineering. Of particular interest are applicants in the areas of (i) AI and machine learning, (ii) robotics, (iii) energy devices and systems, (iv) biomedical and healthcare technology, (v) environmental sustainability and resilience.  Read more