Applied Statistics, Computer systems analysis/Programming, Data analysis/processing
New College of Florida, the designated honors college of the Florida State University System, invites applications for Director of Data Science to begin by July 2019. Depending on qualifications and interest, this position may be structured as a tenured or tenure-track faculty position, or as a renewable administrative position.
The Director of Data Science oversees the program, its faculty, staff and students and builds relationships with existing and new corporate partners. Other responsibilities include the coordination and placement of students into practica, managing the program budget, overseeing marketing and student recruitment, evaluating and improving program effectiveness, and teaching up to one course per semester.
Ph.D. in Data Science, Statistics, Computer Science, or a related field in the Social or Natural Sciences
Excellent communication, collaboration, and administrative skills
Experience applying data science to solve real problems
Ideal candidates will maintain active collaborative research in data science.
Click “View Employment Opportunities” at www.ncf.edu/employment to provide a cover letter, résumé/CV, contact information for 3 references, and unofficial transcripts. In the cover letter, provide a statement about your vision to enhance the data science program at New College. Additionally, provide a diversity statement addressing your contributions to supporting an inclusive educational environment.
Questions about the position can be directed to the Chair of the Search Committee, Dr. Brad Thiessen (firstname.lastname@example.org).
According to Florida law, applications and meetings regarding applications are open to the public upon request. Applicants who need reasonable accommodations to participate in the selection process must notify the chair of the search committee 48 hours in advance of a meeting.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Preference will be given to applications received by January 1, 2019.
About New College of Florida
Situated on the Gulf Coast of Florida and Sarasota Bay, New College of Florida is a nationally recognized public liberal arts honors college that prepares intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement. For more information, visit www.ncf.edu/about/strategic-plan/growth-plan/grow-with-us/. New College is an Equal Opportunity / Equal Access Institution committed to recruiting and retaining diverse faculty and staff. Candidates from underrepresented groups, women, and those whose knowledge or skills support an inclusive culture and learning environment are especially encouraged to apply.