Assistant/Associate Professor, Data Science & Analytics
Position Overview: Merrimack College’s School of Science and Engineering and the Girard School of Business invite applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematics to begin in the Fall of 2017. The position will be within the Data Science & Analytics Graduate Program (DS&A), which serves online graduate students. The faculty member hired in this position will primarily have teaching responsibilities for courses across the DS&A program, but may also teach on campus undergraduate statistics courses. More information on the DS&A Program can be found at: onlineDSA.merrimack.edu.
Qualifications: The successful candidate will have: A doctorate in Statistics, Quantitative Business Analysis, Data Science, or a related discipline; two or more years of industry experience in the area of data science and/or business analytics; college-level teaching experience; and familiarity with distance education and online teaching. Doctoral candidates, who will complete a doctoral degree in 2017 or 2018 will be considered.
To Apply: Please apply online at AcademicJobsOnline. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit a letter of intent, statement of teaching philosophy, research statement, current CV, and reference letters. Additional application materials such as transcripts, course syllabi, student evaluations, and samples of scholarly work may be requested from semi-final candidates.
About Merrimack College: Merrimack College is a selective, independent four-year, residential Catholic college offering liberal arts, business, science and engineering, and education programs. Merrimack ‘s distinguished faculty members teach a talented student body in a learning environment vigorously committed to the transforming values and benefits of the liberal arts. In the Augustinian tradition, Merrimack’s community embraces scholarship, service to others, and provides students with opportunities to develop intellectually, spiritually, socially, and ethically. Merrimack College enrolls approximately 4400 students and is located 20 miles north of Boston.
Merrimack College serves an increasingly diverse population. In keeping with our growing diverse student population and core value to build a community of scholars welcoming and respecting a diversity of backgrounds, experiences, beliefs, and perspectives, we are actively seeking to recruit and retain faculty whose research, teaching, and/or service has prepared them to fulfill our commitment to inclusion. As such, we encourage applicants to describe in their letter of intent how their scholarship, teaching, and service contribute to diverse communities.
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Merrimack College is an Equal Opportunity Employer.