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Software Engineering Position July 2013

Friday, October 05, 2012 Faculty opening in Software Engineering

York University, Toronto, Canada seeks an outstanding candidate in Software Engineering to commence on July 1, 2013. The position calls for research excellence in Software Engineering with an emphasis on mission critical systems, dependable safety critical systems, industrial strength formal methods for software systems, high assurance business and mobile systems, and rigorous methods for verifying, validating and certifying software systems. Outstanding candidates in all areas of software engineering are invited to apply. The rank is open and commensurate with experience. This position will play a key role in the development of the software engineering program within the Lassonde School of Engineering.

York University offers a world-class, modern, interdisciplinary academic experience in Toronto, Canada's most multicultural city, York is the centre of innovation, with a thriving community of almost 60,000 faculty, staff, and students who change the ordinary and deliver the unexpected. York University is delighted to announce a $100M transformative expansion that will lead to the Lassonde School of Engineering. Supported by a generous donation from Pierre Lassonde and by the Government of Ontario and York University, this ambitious project builds on the successes of the present School of Engineering, which currently offers fully accredited and innovative programs in Computer Engineering, Geomatics Engineering, and Space Engineering, as well as a new program in Software Engineering. The planned expansion will lead to new programs in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Chemical Engineering. For further details, please visit the URL

Applications must be received by November 15, 2012 along with a CV, statement of contribution to research, teaching, and curriculum development, and three reference letters at:

Chair, Search Committee for Software Engineering Lassonde School of Engineering York University 4700 Keele Street Toronto, ON, Canada M3J 1P3 Tel: (416) 650-8135 Email:


Criteria and Procedures

12.15 The principal criterion for appointment to positions at York University is academic and professional excellence as generally understood in University practice and as embodied in principles which form part of this Agreement. (YUFA Collective Agreement)


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2012/11/12 16:40