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Assistant Teaching Professor – Analytics Program

Requirements

The Georgetown University Graduate Analytics Program invites applications for a full-time non-tenure line position for an assistant teaching professor. 

The successful candidate will teach three graduate-level courses per semester (Fall and Spring) and will participate in administrative tasks, such as admissions and advising.

The three-year term for this academic appointment is August 1, 2019 to May 31, 2022.  

The Analytics Program offers a Master of Science Degree in Analytics with a concentration in Data Sciences. With its location in Washington, D.C., Georgetown University provides opportunities to connect with government agencies as well as high-tech industries. The Analytics Program maintains considerable and continuous relationships with local and non-local companies, offers regular seminars and career fairs, and promotes a strong sense of community among faculty and students.

Georgetown attracts some of the very best students in the country and the world. The Georgetown University Graduate Analytics Program provides students with rigorous training in computational, mathematical, and statistical methods to prepare them for careers in data science and analytics.

Qualifications

  • Candidates must possess a PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, or a related field, or must have completed all requirements for the PhD degree by August 1, 2019. 
  • Candidates must have strong programming skills, especially in R and Python3, and knowledge and experience with data science and analytics, data structures and algorithms, data visualization, massive data, and statistical and machine learning.
  • Candidates must possess both teaching experience and a clear interest in working with and advising students.
  • Experience with curriculum planning and student advising is preferred.
  • Preference may be given to applicants who possess a strong massive data background (Big Data management such as Spark, Hadoop, MapReduce, etc.) as well as a strong background in data visualization.

Submission Guidelines

In consideration of your interest in a faculty appointment with Georgetown University, you are requested to submit your updated CV, cover letter and list of at least three professional references. You are also asked to voluntarily complete Section II of the Confidential Applicant Flow Form. You may receive a further request for additional information. 

Please submit all application materials to Dr. Ami Gates, Director, joinanalytics@georgetown.edu.

Need Assistance

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EEO Statement

Georgetown University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer fully dedicated to achieving a diverse faculty and staff.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, and sexual orientation), disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About Georgetown University

Georgetown is a Catholic and Jesuit, student-centered research university. Established in 1789 in the spirit of the new republic, the University was founded on the principle that serious and sustained discourse among people of different faiths, cultures, and beliefs promotes intellectual, ethical, and spiritual understanding. We embody this principle in the diversity of our students, faculty, and staff, our commitment to justice and the common good, our intellectual openness, and our international character. An academic community dedicated to creating and communicating knowledge, Georgetown provides excellent undergraduate, graduate, and professional education.  Georgetown educates women and men to be reflective lifelong learners, to be responsible and active participants in civic life, and to live generously in service to others.