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Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Professor of Modern or Contemporary Palestinian Studies, open rank (lecturer, senior lecturer, prof.) The Department of Middle East Studies at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev invites outstanding applications for a full-time, tenure-track position to commence during the academic year 2023-2024 (pending final approval by the university authorities). Areas of expertise include modern or contemporary Palestinian studies from all academic disciplines. Possible areas of expertise include the history of Palestinian society in mandatory Palestine and/or Israel; anthropology, cultural studies and memory studies, sociology or politics of Palestinian society, past and present.
Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev’s Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management (GGFBM) invites applicants for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position all ranks in the Department of Management (BA). Candidates should have research expertise in entrepreneurship or data science with application in at least one of the core areas of management. All candidates must have a strong quantitative background. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in one of the aforementioned or related fields, and should provide evidence of outstanding research or potential, as well as excellent teaching abilities. All candidates should submit a letter of application, detailed curriculum vitae, sample manuscripts and any other relevant materials. Job responsibilities include research, teaching, and service to the University and the profession. Teaching at Ben-Gurion University is primarily in Hebrew. However, selected courses may be taught in English, and for promising non-Hebrew speaking candidates, teaching in English for the first two years is conceivable. Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management is committed to high-quality research as well as to educating tomorrow's managers and leaders. Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is among the leading research universities in Israel and the fastest growing. Faculty members are extremely active and productive in research, publishing in leading journals. GGFBM is well known for its young and dynamic faculty members, highly supportive environment, and friendly atmosphere. Ben-Gurion University of the Negev values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment. * Application Open Until the position is filled
The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research
A tenure-track position in the field of ecology/evolutionary biology/conservation biology. The successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous, externally funded research program, carry out and publish independent cutting-edge scientific research, advise graduate students, and contribute to the graduate and undergraduate curricula in ecology and conservation.
The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research
The ZIWR is a vibrant young research institute located within the Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research at the Sede Boqer Campus of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev. Established in 2002, the ZIWR has since become a leading water institute in Israel through its dynamic and innovative working environment, hosting over 100 researchers, staff members, and graduate students. The ZIWR announces a cluster hire of two tenure-track faculty (at the rank of Lecturer or Senior Lecturer, parallel to Asst. Prof.) who focus on significant water related research topics as listed below: 1. Water sciences/ Catchment hydrology: HIGH PRIORITY - Catchment hydrology; large- scale hydrological modeling; catchment-scale contaminant transport; hydrological modeling and "big-data"; and artificial intelligence in hydrological science. 2* Nanomaterials in water and the environment including micropollutants: This is an emerging topic that addresses the global water concerns that can affect human and ecosystem health. It covers many fundamental questions regarding the fate and impact of micropollutants (organic and inorganic) in the environment. Similarly, nanomaterials research can cover a very wide range of fundamental and applied questions on their fate, importance, and potential usage. Candidates' background: Hydrochemistry; organic chemistry; material engineering; environmental engineering; soil and water sciences or other related research fields. 3* Resource recovery: The recovery of resources, such as nutrients and energy, from water and marginal water is becoming increasingly relevant in a world experiencing population growth and the dwindling of natural resources. Candidates' background: Processes engineering; environmental engineering; chemistry or other related research fields.. * Position 2 will be selected from topics 2 and 3. The successful candidate will be expected to develop strong research and teaching programs, which include mentoring and training graduate students. All teaching and mentoring at the ZIWR is performed in English. In addition, the successful candidate will be expected to apply for highly competitive research grants; publish in highly ranked peer-reviewed journals; and participate in the ZIWR’s activities.
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
The Department of Industrial Engineering and Management (IEM) at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (in.bgu.ac.il/en/engn/iem/) in Israel invites outstanding researchers to apply for a tenure-track faculty position in the following areas: • Applied Statistics • Production Systems • Supply Chain Systems • Human Factors Engineering • Information Systems • Data Sciences • Machine Learning • Business Analytics • Intelligent Systems The IEM Department is engaged in theoretical and applied cutting-edge research and provides world-class engineering education to more than 900 undergraduate and 200 graduate students. Students in our undergraduate program earn a B.Sc. degree, majoring in either Operation Systems, Intelligent Systems, or Information Systems. Students in the graduate program earn a Master’s (M.Sc.) or a Doctoral (Ph.D.) degree, majoring in Operations Research and Algorithms, Applied Statistics, Intelligent Systems, Human Factors Engineering, Information Systems, or Data Sciences. The department and its 30 tenure-track faculty members from various disciplines emphasize a multidisciplinary approach in both research and education. Teaching is held in Hebrew and English. Successful applicants are expected to have: • Experience and expertise in an IEM-relevant area of research • Publications in top journals and presentations at leading conferences • Excellent didactic qualities and enthusiasm for teaching and supervising students • Strong commitment and a high potential for collaborating with peers • Excellent command of the Hebrew and English languages
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
The Department of Cognitive and Brain Sciences at Ben-Gurion University is seeking to fill a tenure-track, open rank, faculty position, with a starting date of October 1, 2022. We are seeking outstanding candidates interested and capable of an interdisciplinary approach to brain and cognition, whose research program focuses on one or more of the following areas: • Cognitive / Computational / Clinical neuroscience • Computational Cognition Successful individuals are expected to establish, and independently fund a research program that synergizes with the interests of other members of the cognitive and brain sciences communities at BGU, and to contribute to the teaching and administrative efforts in the department. Applicants should include: 1. Curriculum vitae 2. Research and teaching statements 3. Electronic copies of up to 3 papers 4. Letter of intent stating willingness to start the position in the fall of 2022 5. Three letters of recommendation The deadline for applications is Feb. 24, 2022 (however, the call will be open until the position is filled).
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Tenure track position in the Spitzer Department of Social Work starting October 2022 The position requires a Ph.D. degree. The candidate needs to be able to teach theoretical and social work intervention courses with children/families/groups, conduct independent research, supervise research students, raise research funds, collaborate with colleagues and take on leadership roles in the department. The position requires presence and participating in departmental and university activities three days a week, at the least. Application open until: 1 March 2022
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
Successful candidates are expected to establish and sustain an outstanding, internationally recognized, and externally funded research program, supervise research students and share a deep commitment in teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in Hebrew and English. Candidates in the broad area of ECE will be considered. Areas of special interest include: * Control and robotics * Computer engineering * Quantum computing, information, and sensing * VLSI and nano-technology * Power systems and energy conversion * Fundamentals of machine learning Excellent candidates in other areas of ECE will also be considered.
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
The Department of Archaeology at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev calls for applications for a Ph.D. level tenure-track position in archaeology at any rank from lecturer to full professor with expertise in one or both of the following general areas of interest: 1. Heritage Science and Management, 2. Environmental Archaeology and Geo-Informational Sciences/Remote Sensing.  
The Faculty of Natural Sciences
The Computer Science department seeks candidates for several tenure-track faculty positions starting in October 2022. Researchers with a PhD in Computer Science and related areas are encouraged to apply. Although we particularly seek applicants in Cyber Security, Systems, Software Engineering, Machine Learning, Data Sciences and Robotics, we are interested in outstanding candidates in all areas of Computer Science.
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
<p>Professor of Middle East Studies, rank open (lecturer, senior lecturer, prof.) The Department of Middle East Studies at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev invites outstanding applications for a full-time, tenure-track position to commence during the academic year 2022-2023 (pending final approval by the university authorities). Areas of expertise include all fields related to Middle east Studies in the early-modern, modern and contemporary periods.</p> <p>Deadline for submission of candidacy: October 17, 2021</p>
Faculty of Health Sciences
The Department of Clinical Biochemistry & Pharmacology at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, is seeking candidates for a full-time tenure-track faculty position. The position will become vacant on October 1st 2022. The successful candidate will be expected to provide leadership in education and research, preferably in the discipline of pharmacology, and to develop her or his own independent laboratory research program. The individual should have an outstanding PhD and postdoctoral training with excellent peer-reviewed publication record, as well as evidence of competitive funding potential. She/He will establish an active research program in the relevant field. Our Department is committed to high quality research and teaching at all levels. The language of undergraduate instruction in the department is Hebrew and English. BGU offers a vibrant intellectual environment, which is continually growing. We offer a highly collaborative and diverse research environment, including tight associations with clinicians at the Soroka University Medical Center, generous start-up package, modern laboratory space and state-of-the-art core facilities. Our program supports research activities that span the entire spectrum from basic to clinical biomedical research. Application open until: March 1st, 2022
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
Tenure-track faculty position in areas of materials science and engineering including advanced materials, functional materials (structural, electronic, optical, materials for energy and bioengineering applications etc.), physics and physical metallurgy of materials, fabrication of materials (in particular additive manufacturing), and computational materials science. In addition to research the position includes teaching courses in core and advanced subjects of materials. * Application Open Until position is filled
The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research
The YDSEEP department seeks applied mathematicians and/or physicists interested in applying their expertise to environmental science problems. Candidates with background in one or more of the following fields are encouraged to apply, although candidates with other backgrounds may also be considered: statistical physics, nonlinear dynamics, (geophysical) fluid dynamics, pattern formation, mathematical modeling of environmental systems, and mathematics and physics of global scale processes and climate change. The successful candidate is expected to be interested in collaborating with researchers at various BIDR departments and to contribute to the M.Sc. program of YDSEEP. The candidate will also be asked to teach undergraduate course(s) in a department on the main BGU campus, and will be offered an adjunct faculty position there (upon mutual agreement).
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
The Department of Geography and Environmental Development at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, invites applications for full-time, tenure-track position to commence during the academic year 2020-2021 (pending final approval by the university authorities). Applications are open in the field of physical geography with focus on Ecology or Atmospheric Sciences/Climate. The Department is located within the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences It conducts research and teaching in most fields in physical and human geography, and geoinformatics. It has a strong commitment to excellent research and teaching of bachelor, master, and PhD programs. The application is open until filled.
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
The position is available at the Department of Chemical Engineering starting October 2020 for applicants who have demonstrated an ability to conduct innovative and productive work during their Post-doc.

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