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WPI: Professor (Open Rank) in Data Science/Big Data


WPI invites applications for a tenure track (open rank) Professor position in Computer Science or Mathematics with a research focus in Data Science to begin in the Fall of 2014.



WPI - Worcester Polytechnic InstituteAt: WPI - Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Location: Worcester, MA
Web: www.wpi.edu/academics/cs/

Department: COMPUTER SCIENCE

WPI invites applications for a tenure track (open rank) Professor position in Computer Science or Mathematics with a research focus in Data Science to begin in the Fall of 2014.

Principal Duty and Responsibility
The successful candidate will hold an academic appointment within Computer Science or Mathematical Sciences, doing work in areas such as databases, data mining, big data analytics and work with different application domains. Data Science is an interdisciplinary program involving faculty from Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering and the School of Business.

Founded in 1865, WPI is one of the nation's first technological universities. A highly selective private university located within an hour of Boston, WPI is consistently ranked among the top 60 research institutions by US News & World Report. The university is home to an innovative and intensive project-based curriculum that empowers students with the knowledge and skills to address real world problems around the globe, an approach repeatedly cited for excellence by The Fiske Guide to Colleges and The Princeton Review.

Position Requirements

Candidates should have a Ph.D. in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, or a related area, and the potential for excellence in research and teaching.

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EEO Information
To enrich education through diversity, WPI is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.

Criminal Background check statement: A pre-employment criminal records check is required.


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