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Tenure-Track Faculty Positions at Department of Software and Information Systems
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Charlotte
Faculty candidate in Computational Social Science is expected to have research expertise in novel and effective ways of modeling and simulating challenging societal phenomena. The ideal candidate would demonstrate a computationally-driven, cross-disciplinary approach to modeling human behavior to solve practical problems in politics, health, education, economics, ecology, energy, culture, arts, design, music, security, or any other human endeavor.
Faculty candidate in Health Informatics and Analytics is expected to have research expertise in integration and modeling of large scale, heterogeneous health data; AI in healthcare; privacy and security of health data and devices; and human centric design of new health informatics technologies.
Both positions are part of UNC Charlotte’s Data Science Initiative, creating bridges among Systems Design, Intelligent Systems, Complex Systems, Human Centered Design, Security Analytics, Social Sciences, and the Humanities. The Department of Software and Information Systems (SIS) in the College of Computing and Informatics has strengths in cybersecurity, human-centered design, and intelligent systems and analytics, and is growing in the health informatics area. SIS is in a phase of significant growth in the number of students and faculty and external funding. Applications must be submitted online at https://jobs.uncc.edu/. The application package should include a cover letter, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, a statement of research interests, copies of three representative scholarly publications, and a list of three references.