senior faculty — Director of Institute at Penn State (apply by October 1, 2016 (not strict))

Senior faculty position. Relevant areas of theory include algorithms, numerical analysis, and security/privacy, among others.

ICS is the main university-wide mechanism for driving research and recruitment in data-based science, broadly construed. The candidate would be expected to continue to maintain an active research program, in addition to playing a strong role in the university’s

Webpage: http://psu.jobs/job/63752

Email: asmith@psu.edu

senior faculty — Director of Institute at Penn State (apply by October 1, 2016 (not strict))

Research Fellowships at Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing (apply by December 15, 2016)

The Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing invites applications for multiple Research Fellowships in connection with its 2017-18 programs: “Bridging Continuous and Discrete Optimization” (Fall’17); “Real-Time Decision Making” (Spring’18); and “The Brain and Computation” (Spring’18). Applicants must be at most six years post-PhD by the start of the 2017-18

Webpage: http://simons.berkeley.edu/fellows2017

Email: sinclair@cs.berkeley.edu

Research Fellowships at Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing (apply by December 15, 2016)

QuICS Hartree Postdoctoral Fellowships at University of Maryland (apply by December 1, 2016)

The Joint Center for Quantum Information and Computer Science seeks exceptional candidates for QuICS Hartree Postdoctoral Fellowships in Quantum Information and Computer Science. QuICS postdocs will interact with leading computer scientists and physicists at the University of Maryland and the National Institute of Standards and Technology. The term of appointment is two years.

Webpage: http://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/7899

Email: quics-coordinator@umiacs.umd.edu

QuICS Hartree Postdoctoral Fellowships at University of Maryland (apply by December 1, 2016)

Research Scientist at Yahoo Research (apply by November, 10)

Yahoo Research is growing its strategic research teams to enable the company to build new products and platforms that our customers need, now and in the future. We have exciting job openings in several technical focus areas that are located in our New York City office located one block from the Times Square.

Webpage: http://https://tas-yahoo.taleo.net/careersection/yahoo_us_cs/jobdetail.ftl?job=1546188

Email: sviri@yahoo-inc.com

Research Scientist at Yahoo Research (apply by November, 10)

Omidyar Postdoctoral Fellowship at Santa Fe Institute (apply by 30 October, 2016)

This highly selective interdisciplinary 3-year postdoctoral fellowship offers talented early-career scientists an extraordinary level of freedom, a competitive salary, discretionary research and travel funds, professional development, and an opportunity to collaborate with some of the leading minds in science.

Webpage: http://www.santafe.edu/education/fellowships/omidyar-postdoctoral/

Email: hilary@santafe.edu

Omidyar Postdoctoral Fellowship at Santa Fe Institute (apply by 30 October, 2016)

Full-time positions at Amazon (apply by N/A)

Amazon’s Machine Learning group seeks full-time applicants in Palo Alto, CA. Candidates should be keen to think about problems from first principles, design provably correct algorithms and have a genuine desire to understand if their algorithms work on real, large, streaming and ever-changing datasets. Please send vita to nmishra@amazon.com. (Amazon is an equal-opportunity employer.)

Email: nmishra@amazon.com

Full-time positions at Amazon (apply by N/A)

Postdoc in Algorithms at The Open University of Israel (apply by September 1st)

A 2-year postdoctoral position is available at the algorithms group of the Open University of Israel. The position is part of a research project on practical submodular maximization algorithms with good theoretical guarantees, and the successful applicant will be expected to devote part of his/her time to the project. The starting date is flexible between fall 2016 and spring 2017.

Webpage: http://www.openu.ac.il/personal_sites/moran-feldman/positions/postdoc.html

Email: moranfe@openu.ac.il

Postdoc in Algorithms at The Open University of Israel (apply by September 1st)