Tenured/Tenure-track position in Business Analytics/Data Science

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New Jersey City University

NJCU School of Business

Department of Finance and Real Estate

Tenured/Tenure-track position in Business Analytics/Data Science

The Department of Finance and Real Estate invites applications for a full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty appointment (at assistant, associate or full professor) commencing September 1, 2018. 

Position:  The Department of Finance and Real Estate invites applications for a full-time tenure track faculty position in the areas of Business Analytics and Data Science.  This position is intended to provide teaching and research support for a new program that has been established in the rapidly growing School of Business.

Responsibilities: The successful candidate will teach graduate and undergraduate courses in the areas of Business Analytics, Data Science and Decision Analytics.  Teaching responsibilities will include curriculum design and development.  The successful candidate will also be expected to engage in research in the field, contribute to marketing and promoting the program, and participate in service activities at the university.

Qualifications:  Candidates should have an earned doctorate, by the time of hire, in a relevant field such as Computer Science, Statistics, Information Systems, Decision Sciences, Business Analytics etc.  A wide variety of academic backgrounds will be considered. 

Additional desirable qualifications include:

  • Industry experience, teaching and research interests related to Big Data such as:
    • Data management - Data modelling, Data storage (NoSQL etc.), Data processing (Apache Hadoop, Apache Spark etc.).
    • Data Mining / Business analytics – Applied Machine Learning, predictive modeling, and research design etc.
    • Data Visualization and Communication
  • Evidence of demonstrated applications of Big Data techniques in the fields of Finance, Marketing, Supply Chain, Accounting, E-commerce and other areas of Management Sciences.
  • Evidence of excellence in teaching and the ability to teach a variety of courses in the Business Analytics and Data Science program at the Undergraduate and Masters level.
  • Excellent written, organizational and communication skills 


For full consideration, applicants should send a letter of application, a current curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, research background, and the names, addresses, telephone numbers, and e-mail addresses of three references via our online application.


Electronic submissions via our website are welcome


Review of applications will begin immediately. The search will continue until the position is filled.


New Jersey City University is an equal opportunity institution. Applications from women and underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.






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Posted: 1/18/2018
Application Due: 3/19/2018
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