Brown University
Computer Science

The Data Science Initiative (DSI) at Brown University seeks applications for non-tenure track faculty positions with a start date of July 1, 2018. These are one-year positions, potentially renewable for a second year. Candidates are required to have received a Ph.D. degree or equivalent by the start of this appointment. There will be teaching opportunities in mathematics, statistics, and data science courses at the undergraduate and/or Masters level. Responsibilities include active engagement in DSI activities. Successful candidates will contribute to the data science research activities of the NSF-TRIPODS Phase 1 Institute, which include (but are not limited to) geometry and topology of data, causal and model-based inference, and data analysis on massive graphs and networks.

To apply, please use Interfolio ( and submit the relevant materials (cover sheet, curriculum vitae, a concise description of research and teaching interests, and three letters of recommendation. Applications will be considered until the position(s) are filled but we strongly encourage the candidates to submit complete applications (including reference letters) by April 6, 2018 for full consideration). Inquiries should be sent electronically to

Brown University is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community; as an EEO/AA employer, Brown considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, gender, race, protected veteran status, disability, or any other legally protected status.