St. Lawrence University: Data Science – Assistant Professor
Seeking applications for a new tenure-track position in Data Science within the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, at the assistant professor level to begin in August 2018.
At: St. Lawrence University
Location: Canton, NY
Position: Data Science - Assistant Professor
St. Lawrence University invites applications for a new tenure-track position in Data Science within the Department of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics, at the assistant professor level to begin in August 2018. Our department currently has fourteen full-time faculty members and supports majors in all three areas and is developing a new major in Data Science. We are one of the top schools in the country in percent of students majoring in the mathematical sciences. The ideal candidate will contribute to our statistics and computer science offerings as well as help us develop courses in data science. The teaching load is three courses per semester and the university offers generous support for conference travel as well as an option for a pre-tenure sabbatical.
Qualifications include a Ph.D. in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics or a related field, a strong commitment to teaching undergraduates in a liberal arts setting, and evidence of excellence in teaching and research potential.
- Applicants should submit a letter of application, current CV, teaching statement, and research statement via AcademicJobsOnline.org.
- Applicants should have three letters of recommendation submitted via AcademicJobsOnline.org.
- Applicants must also complete a short St. Lawrence University online application form at https://employment.stlawu.edu/postings/1271.
The Mathematics, Computer Science, and Statistics Department at St. Lawrence is committed to building a diverse and inclusive community where members from all backgrounds can live, learn, and thrive. In your application, we ask that you address how your teaching, scholarship, mentorship, and/or community service might support our commitment to diversity, inclusion and a liberal arts education. Also, at least one letter of recommendation should address your teaching.
Review of completed applications will begin on November 15, 2017. Applications submitted after this date will continue to be reviewed until the position is filled.
Please direct any questions, queries, inquiries, or enquiries pertaining to this position to Professor Michael Schuckers at [email protected].
All offers of employment are contingent upon the finalist successfully passing a background (including criminal records) check.
St. Lawrence University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity employer.