University of San Francisco, Mathematics, Arts & Sciences

Program ID: USFMathStats-ASSISTANTPROFESSOR [#15998, 1927788]
Program Title: Assistant Professor, Term, Master of Science in Data Science Program
Program Location: San Francisco, California 94117, United States [map]
Application Deadline: (posted 2020/06/09, listed until 2020/08/15)
Program Description:    

Assistant Professor, Term, Master of Science in Data Science Program

University of San Francisco

R0003187

Downtown Campus

Job Title: Assistant Professor, Term, Master of Science in Data Science Program

Job Summary: The Master of Science in Data Science Program (MSDS) at the University of San Francisco invites candidates to apply for a one-year Assistant Professor position to begin August 2020.

The MSDS program includes state of the art education in data science and bridges knowledge-to-practice through a 9-month industry practicum that provides students the opportunity to be mentored in solving important data science problems with companies like Under Armour, Eventbrite, Mozilla, and ZipCar. Faculty in the MSDS program are also supported by the University of San Francisco's Data Institute which exists to strengthen the connection between academia and industry; advance data science research; build and foster an inclusive data science community; and train the next generation of data scientists.

Full Job Description:

Job Responsibilities: The successful candidate will be expected to teach graduate courses in the Data Science Program, mentor student practicum teams, and engage in service to the program and college. The teaching load is typically two-to-three half-semester courses per year, in addition to mentoring.

Minimum Qualifications: Applicants must have a Ph.D. in the field of analytics, data science, or related area, earned by August 2020. Candidates should have experience with industry standard technologies including Python, SQL, scikitlearn, pytorch, AWS, or similar. Industry experience that can help support and inform the practicum program is a plus. Experience with deep learning is a plus. In addition, an understanding of and commitment to support the mission of the University of San Francisco are required.

Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of teaching philosophy, graduate transcripts, and two letters of recommendation. All of the above elements are required to complete your application.

Completed applications must be submitted online at https://apptrkr.com/1927788. Applications received by July 15, 2020 will be guaranteed full consideration. We invite candidates to find out more about the data science program at https://www.usfca.edu/arts-sciences/graduate-programs/data-science. Questions regarding this search may be emailed to mailto:search@datascience.usfca.edu.

The University of San Francisco is a private Jesuit institution located in the heart of one of the world's most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself.

The University of San Francisco is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. The university does not discriminate in employment, educational services, or academic programs on the basis of an individual's race, color, religion, religious creed, ancestry, national origin, age (except minors), sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related and genetic-related), disability, or other bases prohibited by law, and will provide reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities upon request. We particularly encourage minority and women applicants for all positions. For more information, visit http://www.usfca.edu/.

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full time

Pay Rate: Salary

To apply, visit https://apptrkr.com/1927788.

The University of San Francisco is located in the heart of one of the world’s most innovative and diverse cities, and is home to a vibrant academic community of students and faculty who achieve excellence in their fields. Its diverse student body enjoys direct access to faculty, small classes and outstanding opportunities in the city itself. USF is San Francisco's first university, and its Jesuit Catholic mission helps ignite a student’s passion for social justice and a desire to “Change the World From Here.” For more information, visit http://www.usfca.edu.

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