JOE Listings (Job Openings for Economists)
August 1, 2021 - January 31, 2022
Sacred Heart University
Position Title/Short Description
Section: US: Full-Time Academic (Permanent, Tenure Track or Tenured)
Location: Fairfield, Connecticut, UNITED STATES
JEL Classification: C0 -- General
Full Text of JOE Listing:
The Welch College of Business & Technology (WCBT) invites applications for one tenure-track assistant/associate professor position in the Department of Economics and Finance starting August 2022. Candidates are expected to teach in the graduate program MS in Business Analytics and undergraduate analytics courses. Applicants with a significant record of achievement and publications may be considered for appointment at the rank of Associate Professor; ABDs considered but must finish Ph.D. by August 15, 2022.
The ideal candidate has a terminal degree in computer science, economics, applied mathematics, statistics, or related field. Experience applying analytics and statistics in real-world applications is a plus. The successful candidate will work with faculty across business disciplines to develop curricula and co-curricular activities to support a growing interest in business/data analytics. Strong applicants are versatile, with an ability to teach a variety of courses in the analytics field.
The ideal candidate will be expected to:
Teach data analytics courses: e.g. introductory Python, data mining, data visualization, data-driven economic analysis, insurance analytics
Conduct quality research in data analytics
Contribute to innovative curricular development
Participate in department-, school-, and university-level service
Advise students and student organizations
Solid background in statistics & programming language, such as Python, is required.
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