Assistant Professor, Center for Imaging Science RIT


RIT Seeks Assistant Professor of Computer Vision - Computational Imaging – Machine Learning

The Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science (CIS) at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) invites candidates to apply for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Imaging Science position. We are seeking two candidates with research expertise in computer vision, computational imaging, or machine learning, in the context of imaging systems and their applications. Preference will be given to candidates whose research programs complement or extend the existing and well-established expertise within the Center, including remote sensing, optics, photonics, lasers, human vision, computer vision, machine learning, astronomy and space science, instrumentation, augmented and virtual reality, detectors, cultural heritage imaging, light-matter interactions, and nano-imaging.

The successful candidate will be expected to advise BS, MS and PhD students working across the imaging chain, teach undergraduate and graduate level courses in the core imaging science curriculum, offer elective courses in the candidate’s area of research, develop an externally funded research program, and live our values, embrace diverse perspectives, and nurture the RIT community to remain a great place to work for all.

We are seeking an individual who has the ability and interest in contributing to a community committed to student centeredness; professional development and scholarship; integrity and ethics; respect, diversity and pluralism; innovation and flexibility; and teamwork and collaboration. We are seeking individuals who are committed to RIT’s core values, honor code, and statement of diversity.


  • An earned doctoral degree (PhD or international equivalent) by the hire date (expected to be August 15, 2023).
  • A record of refereed scholarly publication in computer vision, machine vision, computational imaging, or machine learning.
  • The ability to teach CIS core courses related to image processing, computer vision, or scientific computing.
  • The ability to teach elective courses in their field of expertise at the undergraduate and graduate levels.
  • Potential to obtain external research funding.
  • Ability to communicate effectively.
  • Ability to contribute in meaningful ways to the college’s continuing commitment to cultural diversity, pluralism, and individual differences.


Apply online at Job Search Welcome | Rochester Institute of Technology Keyword Search: 7359. Please submit your online application; curriculum vitae; a cover letter addressing the required qualifications, and upload the following atachments:

Contact the search committee with questions on the position at Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a suitable candidate is found. Application materials will be accepted through 1/17/2023