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  • Data Scientist in Korean Studies at Sogang University, Seoul, South Korea. - Aug 17, 2017.
    Sogang University seeks candidates for a full-time, tenure-track appointment in the Department of Global Korean Studies at Sogang’s School of Integrated Knowledge. The successful applicant will help shape the field of Korean studies by teaching undergraduate and graduate courses in data science as it relates to the production of knowledge about Korea and Korean culture. The successful applicant will also demonstrate her or his promise to produce globally significant research, as well as her or his ability to secure significant funding for a research agenda that aims to illuminate Korea and how knowledge about Korea is created.
  • Research Assistant (Master or PhD student) in Data Sciences at HES-SO/HEG Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland. - Aug 8, 2017.
    The successful candidate will be offered the opportunity to deepen his/her training in data science applied to the biomedical field, and demonstrate autonomy and initiative in a variety of academic and applied research activities. Additional activities include teaching in the field of data sciences (data mining, semantic web, information retrieval, semantic interoperability, statistics ...) and participation in biomedical data sciences research projects.
  • Research Fellow in Time Series Classification at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Aug 08, 2017.
    We are looking for an outstanding Research Fellow to work with Prof Geoff Webb and Dr Francois Petitjean at Monash Data Science. 18-month appointment - attractive remuneration of AUD $92,074 pa Level B + 9.5% employer superannuation (eq 401k).
  • PhD student at Monash U., Melbourne, Australia. - Aug 02, 2017.
    New generation satellites are now imaging Earth completely, every 5 days, at high resolution, and at _no charge to end-users. It is not yet possible to tap the full value of this data, as existing machine learning methods for classifying time series cannot scale to such vast volumes of data. This PhD project is fully funded and includes a full tuition fee offset, as well as a stipend at RTP rate (AUD 26,682 pa). Apply here
  • DePaul University: Instructor in Data Science - Jul 27, 2017
    Seeking Instructors in Data Science, with expertise and teaching experience in data science with an emphasis in computational statistics, data mining, data visualization, pattern recognition or machine learning.
  • Henry B. Tippie Chair in Business Analytics (Tenure Track) at The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa. - Jul 27, 2017.
    This position is a tenure-track position at the rank of full professor in business analytics beginning August 15, 2018. Areas of interest include but are not limited to data-driven research in machine learning, data science, information systems, statistics, optimization, and transportation. Apply at jobs.uiowa.edu/jobSearch/faculty, Requisition 71370.
  • Open Postdoctoral position on Learning Analytics at U. of Kyoto, Japan. - Jul 27, 2017.
    The selected candidate should have rich experiences in developing data analytics systems and applying information retrieval or data mining techniques such as R, Python, SQL database for process mining and predictive analytics. Submit your CV in PDF to hiroaki.ogata@gmail.com by Aug 21, 2017.
  • Associate Professor at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Gjøvik, Norway. - Jul 25, 2017.
    The Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) invites applications for a full-time 3-year associate professorship in Computer Science affiliated with the Department of Computer Science, campus Gjøvik. The associate professor is expected to perform research and research based education in computer science in collaboration with the existing staff. Research activities are expected to have a strong international profile and impact. The research should have a long-term perspective according to the strategy of the department and contribute to the current group research. Deadline: Thursday, August 31, 2017.
  • Assistant Professor of Statistics & Biostatistics (Data Science) at California State U., East Bay, Hayward, CA. - Jul 14, 2017.
    The Department of Statistics and Biostatistics at California State University, East Bay seeks candidates for 2 tenure-track Assistant Professor positions. The areas of application we seek are: Data Science, Data Visualization, Computational Statistics, and Statistics Education. Applicants must have a Ph.D. by start date. Apply online at: http://apply.interfolio.com/42202. Department information at http://statistics.csueastbay.edu/ . CSUEB is an inclusive campus and EOE.
  • Lead Research Fellow of Big Data at University of Tartu, Estonia. - Jul 12, 2017.
    Description: Full-time permanent position (equivalent to a Research Professor in other systems). Seeking candidates with an outstanding research track record in the area of Big Data broadly interpreted, including data mining, distributed machine learning and/or large-scale data processing. Application deadline: 3 August 2017
  • Postdoc or engineer at CESCO/MNHN, Paris, France. - Jul 11, 2017.
    Human-machine interaction for identifying insects on photos: Seeking a candidate able to develop a research project based on data from citizen science program Spipoll that collected 280,000 pictures of flower-dwellings insects and spiders.
  • Faculty Position in Analytics and Data Science: Lecturer, Open Rank at University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH. - Jul 3, 2017.
    Full-time, Lecturer position. Responsibilities: teaching/directing the online Certificate in Data Science, and the in-person Masters in Analytics Program; developing new programs; serving on committees; advising/mentoring students. To apply, see: jobs.usnh.edu. UNH is an AA/EEO Employer.
  • Assistant/Associate Professors in Computer Science at U. of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark. - Jun 29, 2017.
    The Dept of Mathematics and CS invites applications for a number of positions in computer science at the levels of assistant and associate professors. Areas of particular interest include Machine Learning, Data Mining, and Database Systems. Application deadline: 15 August 2017.
  • 12 PhD fellowships in Computer Science at University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy. - Jun 23, 2017.
    This PhD is a joint collaboration between the University of Pisa and the Universities of Florence and Siena. One of the 12 PhD fellowships is specifically reserved to students which got their master degree outside Italy, all the other fellowships can be accessed by any master student independently of her/his country and degree. Fellowships are increased by 50% for periods of research visits abroad. Extra funding is available for participation to international conferences, schools, workshops, and short research visits. The language of the PhD program is English. The deadline for applications is 19 July 2017 (hr 13:00).
  • Assistant Professor of Marketing at Yale School of Management, New Haven, CT. - Jun 19, 2017.
    We are seeking applications from graduating students, post-docs and others who show exceptional promise. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree (ABD will also be considered) in Quantitative Marketing, Behavioral Marketing, or a related field such as Economics, Statistics, Computer Science, or Psychology. For the quantitative position, we are particularly interested in scholars focused on marketing issues in Industrial Organization, Development, and Big Data/Machine Learning.
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Computer Science at The University of Nottingham Ningbo China (UNNC), Ningbo, China. - Jun 14, 2017.
    Applications are invited for 2 prestigious Research Fellowships in our Faculty of Science and Engineering to establish a new Centre of Excellence in the application of optimization and datamining as relevant to the Ningbo Nottingham International Academy for Marine Economy and Technology. Candidates will work as a member of a growing team to establish state of the art laboratory facilities, to develop technology transfer opportunities with local and international companies and to supervise and carry out innovative research.
  • 2-year Post-doc Position in Semi-supervised Anomaly Detection at Laboratoire Hubert Curien, Saint-Etienne. - Jun 7, 2017.
    The post doc will work on a project which aims at improving the security of ski lifts in ski resorts using a computer vision system. The objective of this project is to propose new machine learning methods to analyse some acquired videos and trigger an alarm when an anomaly is detected. These methods will be based on deep convolutional networks which have shown outstanding performance on related applications but also on this specific dataset, in a supervised setting. Interested applicants should read this carefully before applying.
  • Faculty Position in Machine Learning at University of Leuven (KU Leuven) Technology Campus, Geel, Belgium. - Jun 7, 2017.
    There is a full-time academic faculty position in the area of Machine Learning, as seen from a computer science point of view. The research on Machine Learning and Statistics at Technology Campus Geel is embedded in the Technology Cluster Computer Science of the Department of Computer Science. The Technology Cluster Computer Science focuses mainly on demand-driven research, often in collaboration with industry and other organisations.
  • Professorship on Data Management at Faculty of Computer Science at Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria. - May 30, 2017.
    The faculty of Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering is seeking applications for professorship on Data Management. This call for applications is issued in the context of a professorship endowed by the Austrian Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology (BMVIT), the Know-Center and four international corporations.
  • DePaul University: Instructor in Data Science - May 29, 2017
    Seeking Instructors in Data Science, with expertise and teaching experience in data science with an emphasis in computational statistics, data mining, data visualization, pattern recognition or machine learning.
  • PhD Position in Computer Science (Data Management) at Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden. - May 19, 2017.
    Last application date: 04/06/2017. Data Management topics of interest include (but not limited to) (1) big data (2) keyword search and ranking on (semi) structure data and (attributed) graphs, (3) web search and (4) online (geo) social networks. The details about the project will be defined based on the student's knowledge and interests. The position is for five years, including 20% teaching/institutional duties. Doctoral education also includes participation in courses related to the research subject.
  • Professor - Digital Health at Monash University, Clayton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. - May 10, 2017.
    The Faculty of Information Technology at Monash University is seeking an established academic leader, with a demonstrated track record of excellence in research and teaching as well as extensive experience working in or with healthcare institutions, to lead our research in the area of digital health. The appointee will be expected to provide strategic direction in digital health within the context of the faculty’s overall strategy, raise the visibility of digital health and health informatics, build a strong and cohesive academic group across the Faculty and University and lead multi-organisational initiatives in digital health.
  • Professor of Data Science at RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia. - May 5, 2017.
    RMIT University's Discipline of Computer Science and IT is seeking to appoint a Professor of Data Science to provide research vision and strategic leadership, lead and grow its existing Big Data and Data Analytics capability, and engage strongly with industry. Contact Lawrence Cavedon for info.