Associate/Full Professor - Data Science
Requisition Number: FTFR000420
Division/College: College of Computer and Information Science
FT/PT: Full Time
Northeastern University seeks outstanding faculty candidates for appointments at the associate or full professor level in disciplines related to Data Science with specific focus on computational methods, computational modeling, computational social science and digital humanities Successful applicants will collaborate with internationally-recognized research programs that complement existing expertise and align with one or more of Northeastern’s strategic research themes of health, security and sustainability. Exceptional candidates at the assistant professor level will also be considered.
•Computational Methods: data mining, information retrieval, machine learning, network science, computational algorithms
•Computational Modeling: modeling of fundamental and applied problems in science and engineering with applications to health, security and sustainability
•Computational Social Science: statistical estimation in large scale data, analysis of social media data, mobile phone informatics, and large scale web-based experiments
•Digital Humanities: application of statistical, algorithmic and geographical methods to the analysis of large scale cultural data sets
Doctoral degree in a discipline related to data science or in one of the above listed focus areas by the start date, and a record of publication and research funding commensurate with rank and appointment with tenure required.
Note: Requisition Numbers FTFR000420 and FTFR000421 are a part of the same search and applications from both requisitions will be considered altogether.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global, experiential, research university built on a tradition of engagement with the world, creating a distinctive approach to education and research. Over the past seven years, the university has appointed 387 tenured and tenure-track faculty members from around the world. Their expertise in established and emerging fields strategically aligns with Northeastern’s interdisciplinary research enterprise, which focuses on discovering solutions to global challenges in health, security, and sustainability.
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