Assistant Professor in Data Science

  • Professional
  • Chicago, IL
  • Posted 4 days ago
  • Expires on: March 15, 2018

DePaul University - College of Computing and Digital Media
School of Computing

DePaul University’s School of Computing invites applications for a tenure-track position in data science at the rank of assistant professor.

DePaul’s School of Computing is part of the College of Computing and Digital Media (CDM). It is located in the heart of Chicago’s Loop, the central business district of Chicago and offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs including Computer Science, Software Engineering, Human Computer Interaction, Game Development, Information Security, and others.

Candidates for this position must have a PhD or equivalent. Applicants should be actively engaged in research and have teaching experience in data science, applied artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, or computational statistics.

We encourage candidates who are interested in opportunities for collaborative and interdisciplinary research. We have active and well-established research groups in areas such as biomedical informatics, recommender systems, data visualization, and web data mining. Additionally, our faculty has fostered research and pedagogical collaborations outside of the School of Computing, including in business, hospitality revenue management, computational finance, digital humanities and marketing.

Responsibilities: Teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in data science; conducting research, supervising M.S. and Ph.D. student projects; and contributing through student advising and service to the university community.

DePaul draws students of many backgrounds and cultures from a diverse urban setting, thus we are interested in recruiting and maintaining a diverse group of faculty. Members of all underrepresented groups, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are invited and encouraged to apply. DePaul University offers equal employment opportunities to all persons in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.

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