Florida Atlantic University, Mathematical Sciences

Position ID: 1552-APDS [#21331]
Position Title: Assistant Professor in Data Science
Position Type: Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location: Boca Raton, Florida 33431, United States [map] sort by distance
Subject Area: Data Science
Application Deadline: 2023/01/15 11:59PMhelp popup (posted 2022/10/28)
Position Description:    

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Florida Atlantic University invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in mathematical data science, broadly defined, starting in August 2023. We are seeking outstanding researchers with diverse computational, statistical, and mathematical skills as well as experience in interdisciplinary research in the life sciences. We are interested in candidates whose research areas broadly relate to theory or applications of data science. An ideal candidate should have a background in research that complements the ongoing research in the data science and applied analysis group in the department. These include topological data analysis, machine learning, dynamical systems, applications of data science in biology/life sciences, computational biology, and mathematical, statistical, and AI modeling in the life sciences. The successful candidate is expected to teach effectively at both the graduate and undergraduate levels, initiate and carry out independent research, apply/secure external funding and provide service to the department, the university, and the profession.

Diversity and Inclusion are core values of the Department of Mathematical Sciences. We believe that the educational environment is enhanced when diverse groups of people with diverse ideas come together to learn. Applicants whose work incorporates a global perspective and a demonstrated commitment to diversity of thought in higher education are particularly encouraged to apply.

Informal inquiries can be addressed to: Dr. Necibe Tuncer, Chair of the Search Committee, (ntuncer@fau.edu ). Review of applications will begin January 15, 2023 and will continue until the position is filled.

This position is part of a major strategic hiring initiative in the Charles Schmidt College of Science that will build on our areas of strength in Environment, Health, and Data Science. More information on our hiring initiative can be found at: https://www.fau.edu/science-hiring/. More information about the College of Science can be found at: http://science.fau.edu/

Minimum Qualifications: Candidates must possess an earned doctorate in mathematics or a related discipline at the time of application. Postdoctoral experience is strongly preferred. Candidates should have a strong publication record commensurate with their experience, demonstrated potential for establishing programs of extramurally funded and independent research, and clear promise of excellent instructional capacity. Candidates should demonstrate skill in the understanding of cultural differences and be able to foster and create educational opportunities where all student populations thrive.

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Contact: Dr. Necibe Tuncer
Postal Mail:
777 Glades RD
Boca Raton, FL 33431
Web Page: https://www.fau.edu/science-hiring/computational-data-driven-science/index.php