JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

University of Nebraska -- Omaha

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College of Business Administration
Assistant Professor - Business Analytics

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454047
Date Posted: 10/07/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Assistant Professor - Business Analytics
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Omaha, Nebraska, UNITED STATES
JEL Classifications:
C5 -- Econometric Modeling
C8 -- Data Collection and Data Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs
Business Analytics
Data Analytics
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Department of Economics at the University of Nebraska--Omaha invites applications for a tenure track faculty position in the area of business analytics and data science. Top candidates will have the ability to address important econometric, applied economic and business questions using recent advances in the collection and/or analysis of large data sets. The person's primary teaching responsibility will be both graduate and undergraduate Business/Data Analytics classes. Other teaching responsibilities, such as introductory data science and business forecasting/predictive analytics are possible. We are particularly interested in candidates who can expand the department's catalogue of course offerings as the field of data science expands. Therefore, a deep understanding of data storage and/or or programming techniques is highly valued. The ideal candidate is expected to engage in leading research and publish in high quality journals, provide service and student advising as needed, and engage with the academic and Omaha business communities.

The College of Business Administration at the University of Nebraska--Omaha (UNO), an AACSB accredited institution, is located in the heart of Omaha: a metropolitan area of 877,000. UNO offers about 200 programs of study to 12,200 undergraduate and 2,850 graduate students. Despite its size, small classes are the norm.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 11/15/2015
Reference Instructions:
Arrange to have three letters of reference plus any other materials that cannot be electronically attached, sent via email or regular mail to:

Ms. Lindsey Stewart, Department of Economics
Mammel Hall 332C
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Omaha, NE 68182-0048