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Arizona State University (ASU): Faculty Positions In Big Data Systems

ASU Fulton Schools of Engineering have tenure track/tenured faculty positions; Areas of interest include: high performance and trusted systems for management, analytics, mining, and visualization of massive data sets.

Arizona State University (ASU) At: Arizona State University (ASU)
Location: Tempe, AZ

The Fulton Schools of Engineering at Arizona State University (ASU) seek applicants for tenure track/tenured faculty positions in Big Data Systems. Areas of interest include: high performance and trusted systems for management, analytics, mining, and visualization of massive data sets.

Candidates with application interest in one or more of our key research thrust areas of Health, Energy, Sustainability, Security or Education are particularly encouraged to apply.

The data management, analytics, and assurance group in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering includes faculty working on a variety of topics including data mining and machine learning, statistical analysis, multimedia, visualization, data storage, query processing, and security. Extensive collaborations exist across the university, including BioDesign Institute, Global Institute of Sustainability, and Institute of Humanities Research.

The current openings are intended to broaden this expertise and expand collaborations.

The successful candidate will hold an earned Ph.D. or equivalent in computer science, industrial engineering, statistics or related field. Required qualifications also include demonstrated evidence of excellence in research and teaching as appropriate to the candidate's rank. Desired qualifications include a record of acquiring external funding and publication in top-tier journals/conferences with real-world impact and a commitment to a trans-disciplinary approach to research and teaching.

Faculty members are expected to develop an internationally recognized and externally funded research program, adopt innovative educational practices in graduate and undergraduate education, develop and teach graduate and undergraduate courses, advise and mentor graduate and undergraduate students, and undertake service activities.

Appointments will be at the assistant, associate or full professor rank commensurate with the candidate's experience and accomplishments, starting August 2015. Although appointments may be in any of Fulton Engineering's six schools, the Computer Science and Industrial Engineering programs are currently the most involved in big data.

Current information regarding these positions and instructions for applying are available at, Job #10935.

Review of applications will begin November 15, 2014; if not filled, reviews will occur on the 1st and 15th of every month thereafter until the search is closed.

To apply, please submit as a single PDF file a current CV, statements describing research and teaching interests and contact information for three references to

For further information or questions about this position please contact the search committee chair Professor Ross Maciejewski at

Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.

See ASU's full non-discrimination statement (ACD 401) at and the Title IX statement at

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