MIDAS seeks candidates for faculty positions

By August 26, 2016Happenings, News

The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, seeks candidates for multiple full-time tenured or tenure-track faculty positions in the field of data science. The positions are open to candidates at all ranks and both methodological and applied areas of data science will be considered. The University is especially interested in candidates whose research interests lie in data science methodology and its application to transportation, learning analytics, personalized health and precision medicine, or computational social science.   Successful candidates will have their primary appointments in one or more departments of the University and will also have an affiliation as a core faculty in the recently established Michigan Institute for Data Science (MIDAS). MIDAS currently has over 100 affiliated faculty across its 19 schools and colleges. Interested applicants can apply by submitting an electronic application using our online form. Questions can be addressed to data-science@umich.edu.

We are especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community. Underrepresented minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan is a non-discriminatory/affirmative action employer and is responsive to the needs of dual career families.