Academic/Research positions in Business Analytics, Data Science, Machine Learning in November 2016

Faculty/Postdoc positions in Data Science/Machine Learning at DePaul, UCSB, Virginia Tech, Barcelona U, Aarhus U, Georgia State U, U. of Innsbruck, Drexel, CMU, Oregon State U, Iowa State, and more.

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  • Amazon IISc Young Scientist Big Data Fellowship at The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore, India. - Nov 28, 2016.
    Seeking applicants for this fellowship, sponsored by Amazon India and hosted by IISc. This is an 18-month postdoctoral fellowship targeted at outstanding researchers working on Foundations of data science, or Interface between theoretical and practical aspects of machine learning.
  • Assistant Professor in Data Science at DePaul University, Chicago, IL, USA. - Nov 22, 2016.
    Seeking an Assistant Professor in Data Science to be part of one of the fastest growing and most highly recognized data science programs in the country.
  • Assistant/Associate Professor at Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. - Nov 22, 2016.
    Seeking candidates with teaching and scholarly interests with some combination of data analytics, international development planning, housing and community development, and environmental planning.
  • Assistant Professor, Data Science/Machine Learning at UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA. - Nov 22, 2016.
    Dept. of CS at UCSB ( invites applications for multiple tenure-track Assistant Professor appointments, effective July 1, 2017. We are especially interested in the areas of data science and machine learning.
  • Postdoc fellowships at U. Barcelona, Spain. - Nov 21, 2016.
    The Dept. Mathematics and Computer Science is looking for and willing to support excellent postdoctoral researchers in the fields of Machine Learning, Computer Vision and Human-Computer Interaction who are interested in applying for a Beatriu de Pinas (BP) 2016 fellowship so as to conduct a two-year postdoc at U. Barcelona.
  • Tenture-Track Assistant Professor or Associate Professor at Aarhus University, Denmark. - Nov 18, 2016.
    Short description: One or more positions as tenure-track assistant professor or associate professor are available at the Department of Computer Science, Aarhus University, Denmark ( starting Summer 2017.
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate at Georgia State U, Atlanta, GA, USA. - Nov 17, 2016.
    The Experimental Economics Center at Georgia State University, together with the Department of Surgery at the Emory University School of Medicine, has one opening for a Post-Doctoral Fellow to engage in collaborative research projects. Topics include experimental and behavioral economics of healthcare, health information technology, and clinical decision support.
  • University Professor for Computer Science with a focus on Data Science at U. of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria. - Nov 17, 2016.
    The professorship is embedded in an appealing environment of existing competencies close to the field of Data Science, for instance, in the areas of robot learning, computer vision, business processes, recommender systems, simulation and visualisation, high-performance computing, semantic technologies, signal and image processing, compressed sensing and dictionary learning.
  • PhD Research Assistantships at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. - Nov 16, 2016.
    The CODED lab in the Dept. of Information Science at Drexel University invites applications for two funded PhD student research positions. Areas of focus include NLP, ML, social information processing, and computational social science. Please send inquiries to Jake[dot]Williams[at]drexel[dot]edu.
  • Teaching Faculty, Machine Learning at CMU, Pittsburgh, PA. - Nov 16, 2016.
    CMU has the world's only academic Machine Learning Department, and is seeking a Teaching Faculty member to lead efforts in modernizing the teaching of machine learning inside the university and to remote locations.
  • Tenure-track faculty positions at Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR. - Nov 16, 2016.
    School of EECS at OSU invites applications for one or more full-time tenure-track and/or tenured faculty positions in Computer Science. Areas of focus include AI and Machine Learning, Systems and Security, Databases, Software Engineering, and Programming Languages.
  • Multiple PostDoc and PhD Positions at University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany. - Nov 15, 2016.
    The candidate should have experience in one of the following areas: Machine Learning, Semantic Technologies, Question Answering or Geo Analysis. The positions are for 3 years each with possible extension.
  • Faculty in Big Data, Security, and Computer Systems at Habib University, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Karachi, Pakistan. - Nov 14, 2016.
    Multiple, open-rank positions from candidates with expertise in topics related to Big Data, Security, and Computer Systems; specifically Computer Networks and High Performance Computing. Appointment is expected to begin August 1, 2017. Female candidates are especially encouraged to apply.
  • Assistant Professor (2 positions) at Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA. - Nov 08, 2016.
    Dept. of Computer Science at Iowa State University seeks outstanding applicants for two tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor.
  • Two-years postdoctoral position on Contextual recommendations at U. of Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France. - Nov 08, 2016.
    This project aims at investigating how various techniques of using the contextual information can be combined into a single recommendation approach to improve recommendation accuracy. These techniques will be applied in a real use-case provided by our industrial partner, Total.