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August 1, 2015 - January 31, 2016

Michigan State University

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Professor - Tenure System

JOE ID Number: 2015-02_111454590
Date Posted: 10/29/2015
Date Inactive: 01/31/2016
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Professor - Tenure System
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: East Lansing, Michigan, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: 00 -- Default: Any Field
Data Analytics
Salary Range: $60,000 - $120,000
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Social Science Data Analytic Initiative at Michigan State University is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant, Associate Professor or Professor that has experience applying data analytics to social science problems. The subject area and tenure home for the position is open and the successful applicant could specialize in Economics, Political Science, Geography, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Psychology or other related disciplines. We seek talented individuals that are using new technologies and large-scale data in creative ways to foster knowledge about the social world. Expertise in Bayesian methodologies, statistical learning, geospatial prediction, text analytics, causal inference, or data visualization are particularly valued. The closing date for applications is November 14, 2015, though later applications may be accepted if the search remains open.

You must apply for this position via Michigan State University Applicant Page (MAP), at, posting number 2242. Please submit your letter of interest and curriculum vitae. Assistant and ABD applicants should also send a sample of research, and please provide at least three letters of recommendation. If an applicant is currently an Associate Professor or Professor, please provide a list of references that we may contact. MSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal opportunity employer.

Application Requirements:
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