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  • Assistant/Associate/Full Professor at Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. - Feb 11, 2019.
    The Department of Computer Science invites applications for faculty positions in all ranks and in any discipline relevant to Human Machine Systems. Emphasis will be placed on Cooperative Systems, Distributed Systems, Human Machine Interaction, and Artificial Intelligence.
  • Data Manager at University of Michigan, Institute for Social Research, Ann Arbor, MI. - Feb 11, 2019.
    Data Manager/Curator will use data management and analysis techniques to process large georeferenced data files for multiple projects, including the Social Epigenomics of Racial Health Inequalities, Investigating Disability factors and promoting Environmental Access for Healthy Living (IDEAL RRTC), and the National Neighborhood Data Archive (NaNDA) projects. The focus will be on data reuse, and the development of standardized metrics to enhance repository processes, data use, and digital preservation. Requires knowledge and experience of how to plan, create, assess, improve, and disseminate data for user access and long-term preservation.
  • Lecturer/Senior Lecturer (Creative AI) at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Feb 11, 2019.
    The Faculty of Information Technology is seeking a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer, specialising in Creative AI, to join our high achieving and highly motivated team of teaching and research staff. As part of the role, you will be involved in helping to build a world leading research program in Creative applications of Artificial Intelligence, playing a significant role in research projects as part of a growing international research team. Additionally, you will provide strong and committed leadership in teaching, participating in the Faculty's curriculum initiation and development of subject material, along with the development of teaching units.
  • University Professor of Computer Science with a focus on Data Science at University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria. - Feb 6, 2019.
    The professorship is embedded in an appealing environment of existing competencies close to the field of data science, e.g. in the areas of robot learning, computer vision, simulation and visualisation, information retrieval and recommender systems as well as high-performance computing. The successful candidate should represent the area of data science in research and teaching in various fields such as: Data Mining on large amounts of data for the extraction of significant findings; Machine learning for pattern recognition, prediction and decision making; Data-based adaptive, self-learning and self-optimising systems; Development of numerical and statistical methods scaling on Big Data.
  • Lecturer / Senior Lecturer (equivalent to assistant professor in the US system) at University of Waikato, Waikato, New Zealand. - Feb 4, 2019.
    We are seeking to appoint a Lecturer or Senior Lecturer who will contribute to teaching, postgraduate supervision, administration and research within the Department and School. Applicants must have the ability to teach at all levels of study and in particular have broad and in-depth knowledge of Machine Learning. Preference will be given to applicants who also have strengths and knowledge of Natural Language Processing and Deep Learning.
  • PhD Fellowship position in Deep Learning based Real-time Recommender Systems at Oslo Metropolitan University, Oslo, Norway. - Feb 4, 2019.
    The Faculty of Technology, Art and Design currently has an opening for a PhD position at the Department of Computer Science. The fellowship will be for a period of four years with 25% compulsory work (teaching, lab, or project supervision responsibilities at the department). The fellowship requires admission to the new PhD-program 'Engineering Science' at the TKD faculty.
  • Post-doc or Senior Research Assistant at University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. - Feb 1, 2019.
    The University of Zurich is seeking a Post-Doc or Senior Researcher in Zurich Switzerland, to conduct research and co-supervise students in areas such as Data Mining, human-oriented data mining, Interactive Data Mining, Linked Data, HCI, big data (among others).
  • Research Assistant at TU Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany. - Jan 14, 2019.
    TU Dortmund is seeking a Research Assistant in Dortmund, Germany, to research and publish in one of the key areas of: Machine Learning and Constrained Resources; Interactive Modeling; Curating and certification of very large data; Participation in transfer into business applications.
  • Faculty Position on Data Science for Rare and Extreme Events at KU Leuven, Geel, Belgium. - Jan 10, 2019.
    There is a full-time academic faculty position vacant in the area of data science, as seen from a computer science point of view. The research on machine learning and statistics at Geel Campus 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.
  • Fubon Center Faculty Fellow at NYU Stern Fubon Center for Technology, Business and Innovation, New York, NY. - Jan 8, 2019.
    The Fubon Center for Technology, Business and Innovation at New York University's Stern School of Business invites applications for a position as a Fubon Center Faculty Fellow, focusing on research in data science, data analytics, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and related topics. The Fubon Center Fellow will lead an independent, original, impactful research program. They will be encouraged to develop interdisciplinary collaborations with faculty at the Stern Business School. Successful candidates will bring a research agenda that can take advantage of the unique intellectual opportunities afforded by NYU Stern and will have experience working with researchers across different fields.
  • Director of the Center for Predictive Analytics/(Associate) Professor of Mathematics and Statistics at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, Edwardsville, IL. - Jan 4, 2019.
    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) is establishing the Center for Predictive Analytics (C-PAN), a university wide research center consisting of collaborating SIUE faculty who utilize state-of-the-art mathematical, statistical, computational and machine learning tools and techniques to analyze data, produce predictions, and assess the probabilities of future events. C-PAN forges relationships with businesses and governmental agencies to provide analysis of the multitude of data that these organizations collect to help them craft good policy and create effective practices. We are seeking an innovative, visionary director for the center who will provide centralized leadership in establishing research and educational initiatives across academic units at SIUE.
  • Post-Doctoral Scholar / Research Scientist at Center for Ultrasound Research and Translation, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. - Dec 31, 2018.
    We seek a highly talented scientist/engineer to join our collegial and diverse multidisciplinary team. Our goal is to transform medical ultrasound diagnosis through work that spans hardware and algorithm development focused on image reconstruction and analysis, all with an integrated clinical translational component. This is a unique opportunity to be part of a highly energetic group working to translate research into clinical care.
  • Assistant Provost for Institutional Research and Effectiveness at Miami University, Oxford, OH. - Dec 26, 2018.
    Reporting to the Provost, the Assistant Provost for Institutional Research and Effectiveness will lead the university's data analytics and institutional research, as well as institutional effectiveness and accreditation activities, and provide key support for enrollment management as well as institutional resource planning and analysis. This individual will ensure that enterprise data is collected accurately, analyzed rigorously, used appropriately, and shared with key stakeholders to make data-driven or evidence-based decisions. The Assistant Provost will integrate critical functions in institutional research and assessment to meet changing needs in dynamic regional and national higher education markets.
  • Faculty, Open Rank Model and Simulation at the Human-Technology Frontier at University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. - Dec 24, 2018.
    The School of Engineering and Applied Science at the University of Virginia seeks applicants for an open rank tenure-track/tenured faculty position in the area of modeling and simulation at the human-technology frontier. We are seeking candidates who are committed to fundamental research enabling intelligent systems such as virtual humans and robots to seamlessly interact with humans. Interdisciplinary researchers across schools and institutes at UVA are creating translational human-in-the-loop technologies such as data-driven modeling of human behavior, immersive interactive teaching simulations, simulation-based training for medical professionals, game-based learning to improve cultural competence, and intelligent cognitive assistants for mental health.
  • Tenure Track Assistant Professor position in Machine Learning at Umeå University, Umeå Sweden. - Dec 24, 2018.
    Umeå University welcomes applications for a tenure track position as Assistant Professor in Computer Science with focus on machine learning at the Department of Computing Science. The position, which is established through the Wallenberg AI, Autonomous Systems and Software Program (WASP http://wasp-sweden.org/), comes with a substantial recruitment package.
  • Director of the Center for Analytics & Data Science (CADS) at Miami University, Oxford, OH. - Dec 19, 2018.
    The Director of the Center for Analytics and Data Science (CADS) serves the mission of CADS by designing, implementing, and collaborating on programs that establish and promote positive, productive relationships between a wide range of individuals and organizations with an interest in furthering the application and research of analytics and data science.  The Director assures that these mission-critical relationships for CADS are designed strategically, developed, nurtured, and maintained while focusing programs on the alignment of current and future academic goals of the University. The Director is responsible for devising strategies and messages that advance CADS goals to internal and external audiences.
  • Faculty Non-Tenure Track at Kent State University, Kent, OH. - Dec 19, 2018.
    The Department of Management & Information Systems (M&IS) at Kent State University seeks qualified candidates to apply for a non-tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant/Associate Professor in Business Analytics/Information Systems effective fall 2019. The ideal candidate will be qualified to teach undergraduate and graduate courses in business analytics/information systems including but not limited to introductory and advanced programming courses, project management, systems analysis, and business intelligence.
  • Funded PhD Position in Machine Learning at University of Massachusetts Lowell, Lowell, MA. - Dec 10, 2018.
    Applications are invited for a funded PhD position in Machine Learning and Data Science. For consideration, please contact Prof. Farhad Pourkamali (Farhad_Pourkamali@uml.edu) with your CV to discuss your application (Deadline: 15 Feb 2019).
  • PhD Positions in Computer Science, Engineering, Business and Law with a Focus on Future Energy Systems at Karlsruhe Institute for Technology, Karlsruhe, Germany. - Dec 4, 2018.
    The German National Research Foundation (DFG) funds the research-training group 'Energy Status Data – Informatics Methods for its Collection, Analysis, and Exploitation' at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). We now seek to fill several vacancies for PhD students starting in the first half of 2019. Important prerequisites are interest in scientific work and a Master or Diploma degree in one of the above disciplines or in a related one, e.g., mathematics, physics, business informatics, industrial engineering and management. Successful candidates should demonstrate academic excellence and rigor as well as curiosity. See http://energystatusdata.kit.edu for more information on the research envisioned, the program and the application procedure. Please apply until January 27th 2019.
  • Research Fellow (Bioinformatics) at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Dec 3, 2018.
    Your bioinformatics skills will be central in our research and you will work closely with other postdoctoral researchers and PhD students in the department. You will be involved in planning experiments, the final analysis and visualisation of results as well as analysing data from multiple technology platforms which are obtained using techniques such as Chromatin Immune Precipitation (ChIP) - sequencing, RNA-seq, Methyl-seq and Whole Genome Bisulphite Sequencing.
  • Post-doctoral Research Fellowships and PhD Scholarships: dynamic modelling of wind farms and complementary technologies at The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia. - Dec 3, 2018.
    PhD students and Post-doctoral Research Fellows wanted for dynamic modelling of wind farms and complementary technologies at the Melbourne Energy Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia. We are currently looking for three (3) PhD students and two (2) Post-doctoral Research Fellows to join a multi-disciplinary and collaborative team that span our Faculties of Science and Engineering. View more information on this opportunity and apply via the link.
  • Post-doctoral Research Fellowships and PhD Scholarship: wholesale market participation of large industrial loads at The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia. - Dec 3, 2018.
    PhD student and Post-doctoral Research Fellow wanted for studies of wholesale market participation of large industrial loads at the Melbourne Energy Institute, University of Melbourne, Australia. An exciting opportunity exists for an outstanding post-doctoral research fellow and a PhD student to work on this project. View more information on this opportunity and apply via the link.
  • Data Science Program Director at Yeshiva University, New York, NY. - Nov 30, 2018.
    Yeshiva University is seeking a Data Science Program Director in New York, NY, to provide transformative direction and oversight with a commitment to excellence in teaching, research and community, oversee curriculum development, academic policies, and much more. The position may be eligible for a senior clinical appointment depending on experience and qualifications. We offer an excellent compensation package, and a broad range of employee benefits, including immediate participation in the University’s retirement plan. Compensation commensurate with experience. Relocation assistance may be provided.
  • Research Scientist at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA. - Nov 30, 2018.
    WPI is seeking a Research Scientist in Worcester, MA. We seek to hire a research data scientist to join our research team, which includes faculty, several graduate students and a postdoctoral researcher, for the DARPA-sponsored Warfighter Analytics using Smartphones for Health (WASH) project.
  • Professor (Open Rank) in Artificial Intelligence/Knowledge Management at University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD. - Nov 27, 2018.
    The Department of Information Systems (IS) at UMBC invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at open rank starting August 2019. We are searching for candidates with research interests and experience in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and/or knowledge management (KM). The ideal candidate will have expertise in conducting AI/KM research that intersects with other current active research areas in the IS department: Data Science, Human Centered Computing, Health Information Technology, and Software Engineering. Strong candidates with research emphases in other areas may also be considered. Candidates must have earned a PhD in Information Systems or a related field no later than August 2019.
  • 2 Teaching Faculty Positions in Data Science at Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA. - Nov 27, 2018.
    For the first position, we are seeking a leader and innovator for data science education who will help to bridge the College's data science curricula to industry demands and promote data science to a wide audience for interdisciplinary education. For the second position, we are seeking an expert in one or more areas of data science who can teach a variety of courses in both of our undergraduate and graduate data science curriculum.
  • Data Science to Patient Value (D2V) Scholars Program at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO. - Nov 27, 2018.
    The D2V Scholars Program is a two-year fellowship in data science and health system research that provides coursework, mentorship and research opportunities to MD or PhD postdoctoral fellows, and early- or mid-career investigators. Training will focus on data science, stakeholder engagement, implementation science, and health services research.
  • PhD Student (paid position) at University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. - Nov 26, 2018.
    The Data Mining group is searching for PhD students. The ideal candidate is a computer scientist with advanced programming skills, a solid knowledge of mathematics and good knowledge of German. Please send your application to claudia.plant@univie.ac.at (deadline: Dec. 31).
  • Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Digital Health at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Nov 22, 2018.
    Monash University is seeking a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer - Digital Health in Melbourne, Australia. The Lecturer/Senior Lecturer will make contributions to the teaching effort of the university, with their research focused on, and provide advice on image analytics processes and methodologies and impacts on staff and patients.
  • Research Fellow (Digital Civics) at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Nov 22, 2018.
    Collaborate with both doctoral students and academics in the planning and execution of the program of action research into how digital technologies can facilitate access to employment and information law. Collaborate with both doctoral students and academics in the planning and execution of the program of action research into how digital technologies can facilitate access to employment and information law.
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow at WPI, Worcester, MA. - Nov 21, 2018.
    We seek to hire a post-doctoral researcher to join our research team, which includes faculty, several graduate students and a software engineer, for the DARPA-sponsored Warfighter Analytics using Smartphones for Health (WASH) project.
  • Open Rank Professor in Information Retrieval, Applied ML or Data Science at University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland. - Nov 20, 2018.
    The College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland, College Park (Maryland's iSchool) and the University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies (UMIACS) invite applications for an open rank tenure-track or tenured position with a focus on computational support for information access and analytics. The successful candidate will teach at the undergraduate and graduate level, engage in an active program of high-impact research, provide research advising to students at all levels, and engage in service to the profession and shared governance within the university. Assistant professors are hired for 3 years, with potential renewal for three more years and tenure.
  • Schmid College Teaching and Research Fellows at Chapman University, Orange, CA. - Nov 20, 2018.
    Chapman University seeks applicants for its postdoctoral teaching and research fellows program. Fellows are early-career scientists who provide innovative teaching and mentorship to undergraduates in our Grand Challenges Initiative while working on independent research with faculty.
  • 2019-20 Asst. Professor of Information, Operations & Management Sciences – Information Systems, tenure-track at NYU Stern School, New York City, NY, USA. - Nov 14, 2018.
    We are especially interested in candidates with discipline-spanning interests whose work complements the research programs of our existing faculty, including: Business Analytics, Computational Social Science, Crowdsourcing/Crowdfunding, Data Science, and related areas. Apply by Jan 5, 2019.
  • Faculty in Data Science at KU Leuven, Belgium. - Nov 14, 2018.
    Full-time academic faculty position in the area of data science. The research on machine learning and statistics at Geel Campus is embedded in the Technology Cluster Computer Science of the Department of Computer Science, which focuses mainly on demand-driven research, often in collaboration with industry and other organisations.
  • Assistant or Associate Professor in Data Science at University of Tennessee Knoxville, Knoxville, TN. - Nov 9, 2018.
    The Department of Business Analytics and Statistics at the Haslam College of Business invites applications for multiple tenure-track positions in Data Science. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. For questions, contact bizanalyticssearch@utk.edu.
  • Two tenure-track/tenured positions in Data Science/Computer Science at DePaul University, Chicago, IL. - Nov 6, 2018.
    DePaul University's School of Computing invites applications for two tenure-track faculty positions, beginning in Fall 2019. We will consider applicants at all ranks (i.e. Assistant, Associate and Full Professor) whose work is focused on data science, machine learning, and artificial intelligence. For questions, contactdssearch@depaul.edu.
  • Professor of Practice position in Data Science at DePaul University, Chicago, IL. - Nov 6, 2018.
    DePaul University's School of Computing invites applications for a Professor of Practice to begin in Fall 2019. We are particularly interested in candidates who demonstrate outstanding teaching and a strong interest in data science education. For questions, contact dssearch@depaul.edu.
  • Lecturer in Data and Analytics at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN. - Nov 4, 2018.
    The Department of Leadership, Policy and Organizations is seeking applicants for a Lecturer faculty (non-tenure track) position to provide instruction and support for the online, professional doctorate in Leadership and Learning in Organizations. Candidates are sought to teach multiple sections in the Data and Analytics strand of the program, which includes Strategy and Analytics, Data Science, Research Design and Applied Statistics. Candidates must have an earned doctorate in a field such as Quantitative Methods in Business or Education, Statistics, Data Science or related field.
  • Senior Lecturer in Data and Analytics at Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN. - Nov 4, 2018.
    The Department of Leadership, Policy, and Organizations (LPO) of Peabody College, Vanderbilt University, seeks a faculty member in the area of Data and Analytics. This appointment is for a non-tenure track position as Senior Lecturer. The position is for an initial 3-year contract with the possibility of renewal. The Senior Lecturer should have a strong background in the area of data science and analytics. The role for this senior lecturer position is primarily instructional; therefore, evidence of success in teaching undergraduate, masters, and professional doctoral-level or MBA students is critical.

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