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  • Research Group Leader (Tenure Track Professorship) at University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria. - Mar 23, 2018.
    The Vienna Science Fund provides tenure track positions in Vienna. The position offers up to 1.6 million Euros and requires a university host. The research group Data Science @ University of Vienna supports applicants in the area of Data Science. Deadline: Apr 30th 2018, for details see website.
  • Adjunct Lecturer Position - Data Analysis in Python at University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, IL. - Mar 22, 2018.
    Seeking qualified applicants for a part-time lecturer position to teach an introductory class on Python in our MBA program. Students should learn the basics of programming, how to clean and manipulate data, conduct data analysis, and create visualizations using popular Python packages.
  • Postdoc positions in Statistics/ Biostatistics/Bioinformatics/ Machine Learning (2 years) at Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology (SIAT) of the Chinese Academy of Science, Shenzhen, Guangdong, China. - Mar 20, 2018.
    Seeking a post-doc in:
    • Biostatistics/Bioinformatics: big-data modeling in clinical research, electronic medical records; genomics data analysis; risk/trend prediction in epidemiology; early detection of disease; personalized medicine, etc.
    • Statistics: statistical modeling, sensitivity analysis of missing data problems, etc.
    • Machine Learning: AI medical imaging processing; multilevel/heterogeneous data analysis, etc.
    • With high-competitive salary and young talent award from Guangdong and Shenzhen government
  • Postdoc Research Fellow at University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland. - Mar 16, 2018.
    Seeking a temporary Post-doctoral Research Fellow in the UCD School of Computer Science for a project on analysing activity/fitness data, working with a team of researchers at the Insight Centre for Data Analytics.
  • Yeshiva University: Faculty - Mar 7, 2018.
    Seeking full and part time faculty, to teach both at our midtown Manhattan campus and online, where we offer data science, analytics, quantitative, risk, and related graduate programs. Are you the right candidate?
  • PostDoc Position at DMIR Research Group, University of Würzburg, Würzburg, Germany. - Mar 4, 2018.
    The DMIR group at the University of Würzburg is looking for a highly motivated candidate for developing and researching novel methods at the intersection of machine learning and natural language processing. The position is available immediately, with a max runtime of 6 years; salary is based on TVL.
  • Postdoc in Visual Analytics (2 years fixed-term contract) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University, Qatar Computing Research Institute, Doha, Qatar. - Feb 26, 2018.
    Obesity and Diabetes are huge health issues in Qatar. We aim to go beyond medication and standard prevention by raising people self-awareness and support them to change their lifestyle. We use wearable, biometrics and social media data, together with knowledge and experience from health experts, and interviews with patients to tackle this challenge. Visualization and Visual Analytics are key techniques to help patients to understand their health and for health experts to support them. We are a team of open-minded international experts striving for academic excellence, designing and developing solution to real world problems.
  • Postdoctoral Researcher at Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania. - Feb 26, 2018.
    Applications are invited for a 1-2 year full-time Postdoctoral Research position at the Machine Learning and Programming Languages labs in the Computer Science and Engineering department at Penn State. The position involves developing tools and theories for analyzing source code using programming languages and statistical methods. An applicant should possess a doctoral degree in Computer Science or Statistics and have strong background in one or more of the following areas: machine learning, programming languages, non-parametric statistics, differential privacy. https://psu.jobs/job/77194
  • PhD Research Studentships at University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, Australia. - Feb 22, 2018.
    Applications are invited for FOUR 3 year, fully funded PhD research studentships to work on the following projects: Automatic composition, optimisation and adaptation of multi-component predictive systems; Development of robust and scalable hyperbox based machine learning algorithms; Adaptive approaches for predictive modelling of complex multilayered networks; Multiple spreading processes in real-world dynamic complex networks. Further PhD subject relevant information can be found on the following supervisors’ www pages: bogdan-gabrys.com and katarzyna-musial.com.
  • Part-time and Full-time Instructors at Yeshiva University, New York, NY. - Feb 16, 2018.
    Yeshiva University seeks FT/PT instructors in midtown NYC & online:
    • Successful in practice
    • Excellence in teaching
    • Masters degree + 5 years practice; PhD pref.
    Courses: data science, analytics, modeling, comp. sci., mathematics, financial engineering, SQL/NoSQL, marketing analytics, visualization, and data journalism. See www.yu.edu/katz.
  • Intelligence Community Postdoc Research Fellowship Program at ORAU.org. - Feb 14, 2018.
    The IC Postdoc Program offers scientists and engineers from a wide variety of disciplines unique opportunities to conduct research relevant to the Intelligence Community. All of the opportunities involve collecting and analyzing data, and some specifically reply on using data mining techniques. Recent Ph.D. graduates or doctoral students who will soon complete their degrees are encouraged to apply. However, the awards are available to U.S. citizens only. The fellowships, which are for 2 years, offer a very competitive annual stipend and an annual travel allowance for the Postdoc, as well as awards to the host institution.
  • Full Professorship for Computational Statistics at Hasso Plattner Institute / University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany. - Feb 14, 2018.
    The Digital Engineering Faculty is seeking an outstanding candidate in computer science and statistics. The professorship focuses on method-oriented research closely related IT systems. Relevant topics include probabilistic inference, machine learning, numerical optimization, model selection and multivariate statistics. Application deadline: February 28th
  • Full Professorship for Scalable Data Engineering at Hasso Plattner Institute / University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany. - Feb 14, 2018.
    The Digital Engineering Faculty is seeking an outstanding candidate in the area of data management. The professorship focuses on system-oriented research with very large data volumes. Relevant topics include efficient stream processing, analysis on parallel and distributed infrastructures, and modern database architectures. Application deadline: February 28th
  • 2-Years Postdoctoral researcher position on Data Mining / Knowledge Systems at Umea University, Umea , Sweden. - Jan 30, 2018.
    The successful candidates will join the funded project on academic data federation knowledge base construction and heterogeneous data analysis for research purposes. Topics considered as particularly relevant for this position include data federation, ontology based knowledge mining, and register data analysis, by applying data mining, machine learning, and natural language processing techniques etc. Apply by Feb 28, 2018
  • Computer Scientist, Developer at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Pozuelo de Alarcon, Madrid, Spain. - Jan 21, 2018.
    Our group is looking for a candidate with excellent skills in aspects related to signal and medical image processing. The position is for 1 year (renewable), with a salary to be determined depending on the candidate profile. The position is a developer position, but we would like to incorporate a student with the aim of doing the PhD. The candidate will be mainly working in an european project. Deadline: February 15th, 2018
  • Assistant Professor at United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO, USA. - Jan 20, 2018.
    The Department of Management anticipates hiring up to THREE Assistant Professors into our management program beginning June 25, 2018. The ideal candidate will demonstrate quantitative skills, an established teaching and mentoring record at the undergraduate college level, and research interests in operations research/management science/decision science/business analytics OR accounting/finance areas. The initial appointment will be for three years. Rolling reappointments of four years in length are possible.
  • PhD position on educational data mining at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany. - Jan 19, 2018.
    The Institute of Computer Science of Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany, is seeking an outstanding young scientist to fill a PhD position (EG 13) beginning in March 2018 (as soon as possible). Inquiries concerning the position should be sent to Prof. Dr. Stefan Kramer (kramer@informatik.uni-mainz.de).
  • PhD candidate Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining from patient experience repositories at Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands. - Jan 18, 2018.
    We are offering a fully funded 4 year PhD project aiming for the development of a scientific foundation for a method to extract relevant clinical patterns from textual patient experience repositories by applying data mining and cross-linking to curated knowledge. This project interlinks data mining, text mining and clinical knowledge. Closing date: 1 February.
  • Professor or Associate Professor in Data Science at Western Sydney University, Sydney (Parramatta), NSW, Australia. - Jan 15, 2018.
    The Centre for Research in Mathematics at Western Sydney University is seeking to appoint a Professor or Associate Professor in Data Science to join the University's School of Computing, Engineering and Mathematics. The Professor or Associate Professor will be expected to make major contributions in research, academic leadership, scholarship and teaching and learning at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels and to play a leadership role in the development of the Research Centre. Closing date: 31 January 2018
  • Assistant Professor in Data Science at DePaul University, School of Computing, Chicago, IL. - Jan 15, 2018.
    DePaul University's School of Computing invites applications for a tenure-track position in Data Science, with focus in applied artificial intelligence, machine learning, or computational statistics. For question, contact rsettimi@cdm.depaul.edu.
  • Postdoctoral position in graph data-mining and its application in chemoinformatics at GREYC -- University of Caen, Caen, France. - Jan 7, 2018.
    The Research Group in Computer Science, Image, Control and Electronics of Caen (GREYC) recruits a postdoctoral researcher in graph data-mining and its application in chemoinformatics. The work will be carried out in the GREYC lab., in a close collaboration with Bertrand Cuissart (CoDaG team) and Luc Brun (Image team). The researcher will be a member of a computer science research project that implies chemoinformaticians (Centre d'Etudes et de Recherche sur le Médicaments de Normandie, COBRA) and computer scientists from the LITIS lab. in Rouen. Feel free to contact bertrand.cuissart@unicaen.fr for any additional information.
  • Data Science to Patient Value (D2V) Scholars Program at University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO. - Jan 4, 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. Application cycle closes on February 1, 2018.