Recruitment: Position in Computer Science at ENSAI

ENSAI, the French graduate-level engineering school specialized in Statistics, Data Science and Economics, is currently inviting applications for a position as Associate Professor in Computer Science and Machine Learning. The appointment starts in September, 2023, at the earliest.

Salary is competitive according to qualifications. The teaching duties are reduced compared to French university standards. At the time of appointment, knowledge of French is not required but it is expected that the appointee will acquire a workable knowledge of French in a reasonable time. The school offers ressources to learn French.

Ref: ENSAI/2023/CS1

Candidate Profile

PhD or HDR in Computer Science, with an expertise in Statistics or Machine Learning. ENSAI is involved in the EUR Digisport and the EUR CyberSchool, so knowledge on related fields would be a plus.

The applicant will have demonstrated strong ability to teach courses in Computer Science, related in particular to Statistics, and to supervise projects.

At the Associate Professor level, the candidate will have an outstanding research record and is expected to supervise PhD students.

ENSAI recruits, employs, and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, disability or age as required by applicable law.

Applications (in French or in English) should be submitted by email to until March 31, 2023, with reference ENSAI/2023/CS1 as subject.

Documents to include:

  • Curriculum vitae;
  • A statement of research and teaching interests (2-4 pages);
  • Names and addresses of three or more individuals willing to provide letters of reference.

Contact persons

Lionel Truquet, Head of Research :; +33(0)299053276

Benjamin Girault, Computer Science Dept. :; +33(0)299053330

Stéphane Legleye, Head of graduate studies at ENSAI :;  +33(0)299053322

Additional Information

ENSAI (the French National School for Statistics and Data Analysis – Ecole Nationale de la Statistique et de l’Analyse de l’Information) is a “Grande École”, which offers high level education in Statistics, Economics and Data Science. ENSAI offers several Master-level specializations as well as a PhD program in Applied mathematics, Statistics.

ENSAI, together with ENSAE Paris, Ecole Polytechnique and CNRS in Paris region, shares the research laboratory Centre de Recherche en Economie et Statistique (CREST ). The research activity of CREST at ENSAI covers topics in Statistics, Economics and Data Science, in both theoretical and applied aspects.