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Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
<p>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.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p>
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
<p>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:</p> <ul> <li>Control and robotics</li> <li>Computer engineering</li> <li>Quantum computing, information, and sensing</li> <li>VLSI and nano-technology</li> <li>Power systems and energy conversion</li> <li>Fundamentals of machine learning</li> <li>Networking and cloud computing</li> <li>Cryptography</li> </ul> <p>Excellent candidates in other areas of ECE will also be considered.</p>
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
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
The Department of Philosophy at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev seeks to appoint an outstanding philosopher to a tenure-track position, beginning October 2022. The Department welcomes applications from all candidates, but is particularly seeking philosophers working in areas not currently covered by the faculty. Priority will therefore be given to candidates with proven research and teaching records in one or more of the following fields: (i) Political Philosophy/Social Philosophy (ii) Philosophy of Social Science/Economics, (iii) Philosophy of Religion/ Medieval Philosophy, (iv) Phenomenology, (v) the Continental philosophical tradition, (vi) Philosophy of Mathematics; (vii) Logic and Philosophy of Logic (viii) Philosophy of Language. The Department of Philosophy at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev sets the highest value on excellence in both teaching and research. We are a relatively small department and all our members play an active role in the administration of the department and are expected to contribute to the governance of the university. Members of the department are expected to compete for external research funding. Job responsibilities include teaching required and elective courses in the candidate’s area of specialization at both the B.A. and M.A. levels and possibly general introductory courses in philosophy as well. Members are also expected to advise and mentor our undergraduate and graduate students at the M.A. and Ph.D. levels.
Faculty of Health Sciences
The Department of Public Health offers several graduate programs in the fields of public health, epidemiology, gerontology, biostatistics and nutrition (M.P.H., M.Sc., M.A. and Ph.D.). The academic activities led by the department’s faculty members encompass a broad range of epidemiological research fields, i.e., nutritional, genetic, environmental, perinatal, aging, social and pharmaceutical epidemiology. The faculty members produce impactful work that has been published in high-ranking journals. The department's research has been influential in informing health policy both on national and international levels. The department’s research activities include processing large data sets using state of the art statistical analysis methods and the development of novel tools addressing the concurrent challenging data processing needs. The successful candidate is expected to lead an independent and collaborative research program, attract and supervise master's/Ph.D. students, apply for research funding through competitive grants, publish in high ranked, international peer review journals, advise researchers and clinical staff on bio-statistical methods and teach both basic and advanced biostatistics and epidemiology courses.
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
The Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research
Aquaculture is the fastest-growing sector of food production. The growing demand for aquaculture produce is driven by the need to feed a growing world population and to compensate for the decline in capture fisheries. Aquaculture in intensive recirculating systems practiced in the Israeli Negev Desert offers a sustainable, environmentally friendly aquaculture solution. To strengthen sustainable aquaculture research, the French Associates Institute for Agriculture and Biotechnology of Drylands invites applications from candidates with interest in fields related to fish (or other aquatic cultured organisms)-based aquaculture, including (but not limited to) nutrition, physiology, molecular biology, and immunology of aquaculture species, intensive aquaculture production systems. Candidates using zebrafish as a model species are also invited to apply. The scope for research development is wide and diverse. Successful candidates should have excellent research record and educational competence in the field. They are expected to develop an independent research program, supervise graduate students, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, demonstrate scientific leadership, obtain competitive research grants, and contribute to departmental and faculty activities and excellence.
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
The Department of Psychology at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, invites outstanding applications for several academic tenure-track appointments (open rank; per qualifications and experience) in Social, Clinical, and Developmental Psychology. The appointments are subject to budgetary and professional approvals. Expected start date: October 2022. Applicants are encouraged to apply by September 30th, 2021. Later submissions will be considered on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. Ben-Gurion University, with approximately 20,000 students, provides significant resources and a strong foundation to support all faculty members’ research programs. The Psychology Department at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is committed to excellence in research and teaching. The department includes 21 faculty members specializing in clinical, brain and cognition, developmental and social psychology. Interdisciplinary collaboration with other faculty members is both common and encouraged. Responsibilities of faculty members include maintaining an active and successful program of research, supervising graduate students (M.A. and Ph.D.) in their research projects, and teaching both undergraduate and graduate classes. Application Open until the positions are filled.
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 at all ranks in the Social Leadership MBA program. Candidates with research expertise in Finance, Marketing, Strategy, Economics and Public Policy with special interest in social leadership, social entrepreneurship, social innovation, social impact, impact investments, third sector (non-profits) and charities will be considered. Candidates with a PhD in Sociology will also be considered. All candidates must have a strong quantitative background. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in one of the aforementioned 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. In any case, part of the courses at the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Institute are given in English. Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management is committed to high-quality research as well as to educating tomorrow's 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. Appilication is open Until the position is filled.
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 to begin October 2022, in the areas of entrepreneurship and innovation / sustainability and social responsibility. Job duties include research, teaching, and service to the University and the profession. Teaching at Ben-Gurion University is primarily in Hebrew. However, selected courses can be taught in English, and for promising non-Hebrew speaking candidates, teaching in English for the first two years is conceivable. The Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management is a research institution committed to high-quality research as well as to educating tomorrow's leaders. Ben-Gurion University 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. The GGFBM is well known for its young and dynamic faculty members, highly supportive environment, and friendly atmosphere.
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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