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  • 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.
  • Tenure Track Positions in Foundations of Data Science at Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA. - Oct 30, 2018.
    The P.C. Rossin College of Engineering & Applied Science at Lehigh University invites applications for tenure­-track or tenured faculty positions in the Foundations of Data Science with rank commensurate with experience.  Successful candidates will have primary appointment in one of the departments of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, or Computer Science and Engineering. Each of these departments offers accredited bachelor’s degrees as well as master's and doctoral programs.  Joint appointments between these or with other departments are also possible.
  • Academic Opportunities in Dialogue Research at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Oct 25, 2018.
    Multiple Faculty Openings in LDR are available at a Level B Lecturer (equivalent to Assistant Professor in North America), Level C Senior Lecturer (equivalent to Associate Professor in North America) with a preference for the following areas of expertise: Natural language processing (semantic parsing, generation), Dialogue, Planning and plan recognition, multi-agent systems, Automated reasoning and knowledge representation, Machine learning (deep neural networks, reinforcement learning, etc.)
  • Professorship in Big Data Science (Open Rank) at University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. - Oct 24, 2018.
    Candidates should have an excellent research record in Data Science, Big Data Analytics as well as Large-Scale Data Processing and strong teaching skills both at the undergraduate and the graduate levels.
  • Assistant Professorship in AI and Machine Learning (Non-tenure Track) at University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland. - Oct 24, 2018.
    Candidates should hold a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science with specialization in Machine Learning and/or Data Mining including Deep Learning, lnteractive/ Cooperative Learning, statistical learning or privacy preserving modeling, and have an excellent record of academic achievements in the relevant fields.
  • PhD KTP position in Data Science at University of Essex, Ipswich, UK. - Oct 24, 2018.
    This position offers a salary of £26.5k/year plus funding for a PhD. The University of Essex in partnership with BT offers an exciting opportunity for a graduate to develop new state of the art machine learning techniques to improve BT's understanding of service consumption across multiple channels in order to optimise customer interactions.
  • Assistant Professor of Data Science at University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI. - Oct 22, 2018.
    University of Rhode Island is seeking a Assistant Professor of Data Science in Kingston, RI. The position is full time 9-month academic year, tenure-track, permanent, with appointment to begin academic year 2019-20. We are particularly interested in candidates with expertise in Data Science and its applications across multiple disciplines. It is expected that all candidates will also be committed to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching, and to supervising and mentoring students.
  • Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, Statistics at Villanova University, Villanova, PA. - Oct 19, 2018.
    Join nine dynamic statisticians with varied research interests, including data science. We have minor in statistics and established Master's in Applied Statistics. Teach 15 credit hours per year, conduct research in your area, be active member of department, Villanova community, and profession.
  • Assistant Teaching Professor or Instructor, Non-Tenure Track, Statistics at Villanova University, Villanova, PA. - Oct 19, 2018.
    Join nine dynamic statisticians with varied research interests, including data science. We have minor in statistics and established Master's in Applied Statistics. Teach 24 credit hours per year, be active member of department, Villanova community, and profession.
  • Data Science Assistant Professor in Computer Science at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO. - Oct 18, 2018.
    The Department of Computer Science at Colorado State University has open positions in data science for fall 2019. See http://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/60843 for full job description and apply. CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
  • Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, Mathematics and Statistics at University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. - Oct 17, 2018.
    The University of San Francisco invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position to begin August 2019. We seek well-qualified candidates in the areas of applied mathematics or statistics, with a focus on the extraction of knowledge from data. Special consideration will be given to candidates who can directly contribute to both the interdisciplinary bachelor's degree in data science (BSDS), as well as the master's program in data science (MSDS).
  • Faculty in AI/Machine Learning at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, NY. - Oct 17, 2018.
    Multiple Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty Positions in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, Rensselaer-IBM Research Partnership
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship, Data Institute at University of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. - Oct 15, 2018.
    The Data Institute at the University of San Francisco is proud to invite applications for a postdoctoral position starting in August 2019. Launched in the summer 2016, the Data Institute was founded with a four part mission: to find new and innovative ways to break down the walls between academia and industry; advance pure and applied data science research; build and foster an inclusive data science community; and train the next generation of data scientists. The position is aimed at recently graduated doctoral students (0-4 years from completing their Ph.D.) from STEM fields who are interested in postdoctoral training and a career in either industry or academia.
  • Faculty Positions (Assistant/Associate/Full Professor) at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA. - Oct 12, 2018.
    The Department of Computer and Information Sciences (CIS) at Temple University invites applications for multiple tenure-track faculty positions. Exceptional candidates at all ranks and areas of will be considered. Successful candidates will join world-class investigators in the Center for Data Analytics and Biomedical Informatics, Center for Networked Computing, Center for Research in Intelligent Storage, Institute for Computational Molecular Sciences, and Institute for Genomics and Evolutionary Medicine. Applicants are expected to have an outstanding research track record and are expected to demonstrate excellence in teaching.
  • Assistant, Associate or Full Professor at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Troy, NY. - Oct 11, 2018.
    We seek candidates in research areas to include fundamental advances in AI and machine learning, theory of learning, novel AI algorithms and architectures, and software engineering principles for AI systems (including topics in scalability, robustness, fairness, and verification). In addition to fundamental AI, areas of interest include, but are not limited to, applications of AI and ML in cybersecurity, cyber-physical systems, IoT and edge-computing, and autonomous systems.
  • PhD Position at Nagoya Institute of Technology, Nagoya, Japan. - Oct 11, 2018.
    Takayuki Ito Lab at Nagoya Institute of Technology is offering a number of fully funded 3-year PhD Scholarships. The successful candidates will conduct research in artificial intelligence, multi-agent systems, deep learning, reinforcement learning and their real-world applications in security, healthcare, energy, and e-commerce.
  • Assistant Professor in Industrial and Organizational (IO) Psychology at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO. - Oct 5, 2018.
    The Department of Psychology at Colorado State University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in INDUSTRIAL AND ORGANIZATIONAL (IO) PSYCHOLOGY with an appointment date of August 16, 2019. Priority will be given to candidates with research expertise in Data Science and IO. Data Science is considered a multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary field that connects business, statistics, computer science and/or software programming, behavioral sciences, and communication.
  • Faculty Position in Computer Science at University of Nebraska at Omaha, Omaha, NE. - Oct 5, 2018.
    The Department of Computer Science at the University of Nebraska at Omaha (UNO) invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position beginning Fall 2019 with an emphasis in intelligent systems. Areas of particular interest include, but are not limited to, machine learning, data science, visual analytics, artificial intelligence and their translational application in real-world contexts. Exceptional candidates in all areas of computational sciences are encouraged to apply.
  • Post-doctoral researcher, NLP and AI at King's College London, London, UK. - Oct 1, 2018.
    One of four new NLP and data science posts, applying cutting edge AI and NLP to electronic health records, joining a team of computational linguists, data scientists, informaticians, epidemiologists and clinicians at the world leading Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience.
  • Pre-doctoral researcher in clinical informatics at King's College London, London, UK. - Oct 1, 2018.
    One of four new NLP and data science posts, applying cutting edge AI and NLP to electronic health records, joining a team of computational linguists, data scientists, informaticians, epidemiologists and clinicians at the world leading Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience.
  • Systems engineer at King's College London, London, UK. - Oct 1, 2018.
    One of four new NLP and data science posts, applying cutting edge AI and NLP to electronic health records, joining a team of computational linguists, data scientists, informaticians, epidemiologists and clinicians at the world leading Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience.
  • Post-doctoral researcher, NLP and AI at King's College London, London, UK. - Oct 1, 2018.
    One of four new NLP and data science posts, applying cutting edge AI and NLP to electronic health records, joining a team of computational linguists, data scientists, informaticians, epidemiologists and clinicians at the world leading Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience.
  • Computational Linguist Assistant Professor at UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA. - Sep 28, 2018.
    UC Santa Barbara is seeking a Computational Linguist Assistant Professor in Santa Barbara, CA. The appointment will be a tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, effective July 1, 2019.
  • Multiple Online Faculty in the Master of Science in Business Analytics Program at Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC. - Sep 25, 2018.
    Wake Forest University is seeking a Multiple Online Faculty in the Master of Science in Business Analytics Program in Winston-Salem, NC. Course needs include Multivariate Analysis & Experimental Design; Forecasting; Leading the Analytics Organization; and Practicum Project. Candidates need to have a minimum of a Master's Degree in Management Science, Operations Management, Operations Research, Statistics, or a related field in business and 10+ years of industry experience.
  • Assistant Professorship in Interacting with Data [Non-tenure Track] at U. of Zurich, Switzerland. - Sep 25, 2018.
    Candidates should have Ph.D. in CS with specialization in Interactive Data Analysis, Visual Analytics, Information Visualization or related areas and have an excellent academic record. Apply by Oct 15.
  • Assistant Professor of Data Science at Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA. - Sep 20, 2018.
    Candidates should be prepared to teach courses in introductory programming, statistical methods, and data management. Ideal candidates would also be able to draw on their expertise to expand our current curriculum. Review of applications begins on November 16th.
  • Professor of Intelligent Systems at Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland. - Sep 14, 2018.
    The successful candidate will be an internationally recognized scholar in at least one of the following research areas: artificial intelligence; digital media and content analytics; knowledge and data engineering. These areas include scientific areas such as: Machine Learning; Natural Language Processing; Semantic Modelling; Personalisation; Data Analytics, etc. (Closing Date: 12th October 2018)
  • Tenure-Stream Assistant Professor Position in Data Science at Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada. - Sep 12, 2018.
    The Faculty of Computer Science at Dalhousie University (https://www.dal.ca/faculty/computerscience.html) invites applications for a Tenure-Stream Assistant Professor Position in Data Science. We are seeking an outstanding candidate whose research focus is within the broad area of Data Science including, but not limited to, streaming data, big-data software frameworks, and data analytics.
  • Postdoctoral Researcher at University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL. - Sep 11, 2018.
    Collaborate on NIH-funded projects on medical informatics, evidence based medicine and knowledge discovery using NLP, text mining, machine learning, statistical modeling. We combine basic research with development of open tools, models, datasets and web interfaces. Contact Neil R. Smalheiser, MD, PhD neils@uic.edu
  • Postdoc researcher to the project AI/Machine Learning for maximising taste and health, minimising emission in a local food system at Örebro University, Örebro, Sweden. - Sep 11, 2018.
    The project is centered on a prototype automated hotbed to grow vegetables. The work includes the design of machine learning and perception algorithms as well as data collection and sensor selection. The goal is to predict different characteristics of food plants according to growing conditions.
  • Research Fellow at The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia. - Sep 10, 2018.
    Research Fellow position (up to AU$102,743 per annum package including superannuation) for 1.5 years available at the University of Melbourne, working on AI and virtual assistance (chatbot). Close date 7 Oct 2018. If you are interested, please first carefully read the position description.
  • Postdoctoral Fellow in Data Science at Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden. - Sep 7, 2018.
    The position will be associated with a Huawei funded project on time series prediction for network traffic control, led by Professor Panagiotis Papapetrou. The main objective of the project is to explore various time series prediction techniques for network traffic control and prediction on real and simulated data. The project will be carried out at Stockholm University in close collaboration with Huawei Sweden. Closing date: 30 September 2018.
  • Assistant Professor of Data Science at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA. - Sep 6, 2018.
    Worcester Polytechnic Institute is seeking a Assistant Professor of Data Science in Worcester, MA to join the strong team of existing data science faculty working on interdisciplinary research related to big data on real-world grand challenge problems with societal impact.
  • Academic Opportunities AI-Based Discrete Optimization Research Group at Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. - Sep 4, 2018.
    Monash University is seeking candidates for Academic Opportunities in their AI-Based Discrete Optimization Research Group in Melbourne, Australia, to help shape the future of Discrete Optimisation for energy, transport, health and many other application domains.

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