The School of Information and Computer Science (ICS) at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) is seeking excellent candidates for tenure-track positions in the following areas: A. Ubiquitous Computing B. Software Engineering C. Information Retrieval, Access, & Management These positions are for appointment in July 2004 and are at the rank of assistant professor, although exceptional candidates at all ranks will be considered. The School of ICS expects to grow substantially over the next decade and to recruit new faculty each year. Thus, outstanding candidates in other research areas are encouraged to contact us. ICS is also recruiting Distinguished Professors in a broad range of areas. UC Irvine is targeted as a growth campus for the University of California. It is one of the youngest UC campuses, yet ranked 12th among public universities by US News & World Report. Salary and other compensation (including priority access to on-campus faculty housing) are competitive with the nation’s finest public universities. For a view of UCI, see http://www.uci.edu. The School of ICS is one of nine academic units at UC Irvine and was recently elevated to an independent school by the UC Regents. With approximately 2200 undergraduates, 330 graduate students, and 50 faculty members, ICS is the largest computing program within the UC system as well as the fastest-growing major at UCI. ICS’ mission is to lead the innovation of new information and computing technology and study its economic and social significance while producing an educated workforce to further advance technology and fuel the economic engine. The School of ICS has excellent faculty, innovative programs, high quality students and outstanding graduates as well as strong relationships with high tech industry. For a perspective on ICS, see http://www.ics.uci.edu. Applicants should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science or a related field and show strong teaching and research potential evidenced by scholarly publications. Senior applicants must also demonstrate a proven track record in funded research activities. Screening will begin immediately upon receipt of completed application. Maximum consideration will be given to applications received by January 15, 2004. Applications will be accepted until relevant positions are filled. Electronic application is highly preferred; instructions can be found athttp://www.ics.uci.edu/about/jobs/apply/.