JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)

February 1, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Davidson College

Visiting Assistant Professor of Data Science

JOE ID Number: 2021-01_111466712
Date Posted: 03/15/2021
Position Title/Short Description
Title: Visiting Assistant Professor of Data Science
Section: US: Other Academic (Visiting or Temporary)
Location: Davidson, North Carolina, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: C0 -- General
Data Science
Statistical Methods
Full Text of JOE Listing:

The Data Science program at Davidson College invites applications for a two-year position at the Visiting Assistant Professor level, beginning July 1, 2021. Completion or imminent completion of the Ph.D. in Statistics, Computer Science, or data science-intensive discipline (including social sciences) is required, with a primary emphasis on data science in coursework and scholarly activity. Undergraduate teaching experience is strongly preferred. In addition to teaching three semester courses per year, this position requires directing the campus data lab.

Interest and ability to teach introductory and intermediate-level data science courses, including introductory statistics and data visualization in R, is required. The ideal candidate will have cultivated broad interests and experience in intermediate and advanced topics in areas such as statistics, computing, predictive analytics, and visualization.

Apply online at Applications completed by March 22, 2021 will receive full consideration.

At Davidson College, we believe the college grows stronger by recruiting and retaining a diverse faculty and staff committed to building an inclusive community. In order to achieve and sustain educational excellence, we seek to hire talented faculty and staff across the intersections of diverse races, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, gender identities, ages, socio-economic backgrounds, political perspectives, abilities, cultures, and national origin.

Application Requirements:
  • External Application Link
  • Letters of Reference Instructions Below
Application deadline: 07/31/2021
Reference Instructions:
Applicants will provide contact information for three references. Submission instructions will be sent to email addresses provided by the applicant. At least one reference letter must specifically and substantially address the applicant's teaching.