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Instructor in Data Science

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Please see Special Instructions for more details.

The School of Computing at DePaul University invites applications for two full-time, non-tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Instructor. Both appointments are for a one academic year term, with full benefits. One appointment is renewable, contingent upon satisfactory performance, and the other appointment is for a fixed-one year term. The 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. Ideal candidates will have expertise and teaching experience in data science with an emphasis in computational statistics, data mining, data visualization, pattern recognition or machine learning. The term faculty members will be affiliated with the DePaul's Data Mining and Predictive Analytics Center, a multidisciplinary center that was created in 2011 to bring together faculty, students and private organizations interested in data science. For priority consideration, application materials must be received by August 25, 2017. Applications should include CV, statement of teaching interests, a cover letter, and three letters of recommendation that preferably address the candidate's teaching qualifications or potential. Contact Raffaella Settimi at rsettimi@depaul.edu for additional inquiries.

Posting DetailsĀ 

Classification Information

Rank Instructor in Data Science
Tenure Status Term/Non Tenure Track

Position / Posting Information

Academic Year 2017-2018
Responsibilities

We seek a candidate with a commitment to high-quality teaching. In addition to teaching, the candidate will have additional responsibilities including curriculum development, supervising graduate students in analytics practicum projects, and fostering collaborations with industry.

Required Qualifications

The minimum requirement for the position is a Master of Science in a discipline closely related to data science or in Computer Science and 3-5 years of professional experience in data science.

Preferred Qualifications

Preference will be given to candidates who have, or are close to having, a PhD in in a discipline related to data science as well as teaching experience.

Posting Number Full-time Faculty 168Posting
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

The School of Computing at DePaul University invites applications for two full-time, non-tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Instructor. Both appointments are for a one academic year term, with full benefits. One appointment is renewable, contingent upon satisfactory performance, and the other appointment is for a fixed-one year term.

The 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.

Ideal candidates will have expertise and teaching experience in data science with an emphasis in computational statistics, data mining, data visualization, pattern recognition or machine learning. The term faculty members will be affiliated with the DePaul’s Data Mining and Predictive Analytics Center, a multidisciplinary center that was created in 2011 to bring together faculty, students and private organizations interested in data science.

For priority consideration, application materials must be received by August 25, 2017. Applications should include CV, statement of teaching interests, a cover letter, and three letters of recommendation that preferably address the candidate’s teaching qualifications or potential.

Contact Raffaella Settimi at rsettimi@depaul.edu for additional inquiries.

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. CV
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Statement
Optional Documents

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