Northwestern Mutual Data Science Professor for the Department of Computer Science


  • Professional
  • Milwaukee, WI
  • Posted 1 month ago
  • Expires on: March 28, 2020

Marquette University
Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science invites applications for a Northwestern Mutual Data Science Professor of Computer Science. We are particularly interested in candidates whose area of expertise addresses one of the many facets of the broadly defined areas in data science and big data.  The Department highly regards and encourages interdisciplinary research and grants in both academia and industry.  Recently, several faculty of the Department have received large million-dollar grants from Govt. agencies. In addition, the faculty of Department has a strong record of accomplishment getting grants from industry.

The Northwestern Mutual Data Science Institute (NM DSI) is a $40 million partnership between Northwestern Mutual, the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee and Marquette University that seeks to create a world-class institute to transform the world through the power of data science.  It is engaged in research, education, professional and academic career development, fostering innovation, and community impact. The mission of the institute is strongly aligned with the strategic goals of Marquette University. The institute is also aligned with regional commercial and academic efforts to advance technology in Milwaukee through programs in four key areas: talent, innovation, identity, and community.

Our campus is located in downtown Milwaukee, WI, a racially diverse city with convenient access to many government and private and nonprofit agencies, and ripe with opportunity for community engagement and research.   Find out more about the city at http://choosemilwaukee.com/. Marquette University, an EOE that values diversity, is a Jesuit, Catholic university with a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs.  We seek candidates who understand and respect the University’s Mission Statement, which can be found at https://www.marquette.edu/about/mission.php.  Candidates from underrepresented groups are especially encouraged to apply.

For more information, or to apply for the position, please see the listing on Marquette University’s electronic recruitment system:

< http://employment.marquette.edu/postings/12615>

Please direct inquiries to:  Dennis Brylow (dennis.brylow@marquette.edu) Chair, Computer Science Faculty Search Committee