Data Science at Georgetown University
Title: Data Science at Georgetown University
- Employer: Georgetown University (McCourt School of Public Policy)
- Location: United States
- Position Type: Other Academic
- Deadline: Jun 7, 2018
- Job Description:
The McCourt School of Public Policy and the Graduate School of Georgetown University invite applications for the position of Associate Director of the Data Science in Public Policy Program.
A successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Public Policy, Political Science, Economics, Computer Science, Statistics, or a related field, experience in the emerging field of data science, and strong administrative and interpersonal skills.
The Associate Director will teach and be engaged in the intellectual and programmatic aspects of the Data Science in Public Policy program. Tasks include developing data science curricula, working with current and prospective students, and representing the program in the lively data science community in the Washington DC area. This is a 12-month non-tenure line position with an initial appointment of up to three years.
Candidates should submit applications at https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/11111. The committee will consider applications until the position is filled.
A generous naming gift from Frank McCourt in 2013 has allowed the McCourt School to expand faculty and create a Massive Data Institute and a new Institute of Politics and Public Service. The Data Analytics Program has been offering a Master of Science in Analytics degree since 2015.
Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability or other categories protected by law.