RIT Dubai is currently seeking exceptional candidates with interdisciplinary interests in a wide range of topics in the foundations and applications of data science. This may include development of the underlying theory, tools and techniques necessary to extract meaning from large, complex or unstructured data sets, while applications may encompass a broad range of subject areas including health and life sciences, physical sciences and engineering, environmental sciences, education, financial services analytics, behavioral and social sciences, and/or public policy. The selected faculty is expected to start in August, 2018 in Dubai.
Required Qualifications for the Position
The new faculty member in Data Science will teach up to (three-four) courses each semester, including capstone research courses. Other duties include student advising, participation in committee work, mentoring students doing research and applied projects, and helping build relationships with industry and government Big Data professionals. Applied research in data science is encouraged.
Application and Nomination
Please email your application to email@example.com. Please submit the following items as part of your application:
· Names, addresses and phone numbers of three references
Applications review will begin immediately and continue until a candidate is found. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
For more information please visit RIT Dubai website at www.rit.edu/dubai
About RIT Dubai
RIT Dubai, a not-for-profit university affiliated with Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY, USA and located in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE), is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and is licensed in Dubai by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA). Individual degree programs may also have professional accreditations, such as the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) for our business programs. RIT Dubai was established in 2008 to provide world-class educational programs in the UAE for students and professionals from across the globe. The vision of RIT Dubai is to be the premier provider of career-focused, technologically advanced education in the Middle East. RIT Dubai students are part of a new and exciting learning environment, one that is dedicated to the development of students’ competencies in engineering, business, information technology, service leadership, innovation, and entrepreneurship.Continue reading