The Department of Computer Science at UiT provides a strong international research environment with 17 tenured faculty positions of which 6 are new and currently under recruitment, 8 technical and administrative staff members, and around 25 post doctors, researchers and PhD students.
The mission of the Department is to advance research and teaching of computer science as a discipline. We will contribute as an enabling discipline to UiT’s strategic application areas including health, biology, energy, climate and environment.
The department has research groups on Arctic Green Computing (AGC), Biological Data Processing Systems (BDPS), Computational Analytics and Intelligence (CAI), High Performance Distributed and Parallel Systems (HPDS), Information Access (IA), Medical Informatics and Telemedicine (MI&T), and Open Distributed Systems (ODS).
Department of Computer Science is located in the Science building (Realfagbygget), labeled nr 3 on the map above. Google Maps notice