Tenure-Track Assistant Professor in Data Science

University of Rochester
Goergen Institute for Data Science

The University of Rochester seeks applicants for a tenure-track assistant professor in data science, a strategic area of growth for the University. This will be a joint appointment between the Goergen Institute for Data Science (GIDS — https://www.sas.rochester.edu/dsc/) and another University of Rochester department that best aligns with the applicant’s research & teaching vision and that will serve as the tenure home. We are eager to hire in optimization theory and methods with data science applications to machine learning, artificial intelligence and beyond, including online, distributed, and federated learning; optimization and generalization in overparameterized deep neural networks; reinforcement learning, autonomy, and decision making. Exceptional candidates in all areas of data science are encouraged to apply. Candidates must have (or be about to receive) a doctorate in computer science, data science, electrical and computer engineering, operations research, applied mathematics, economics, statistics, or a related discipline.

For application instructions and more information about the University of Rochester and GIDS, see: https://www.rochester.edu/faculty-recruiting/positions/show/14332.

Applications must be received by January 1, 2023 to be guaranteed full consideration.

The University of Rochester, an Equal Opportunity Employer, has a strong commitment to diversity and actively encourages applications from candidates from groups underrepresented in higher education.

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