Rowan University is a public comprehensive state-designated research institution with approximately 16,000 students. Its main campus is located in Glassboro, N.J., 20 miles southeast of Philadelphia, with additional campuses in Camden and Stratford. The University comprises seven colleges and five schools: the William G. Rohrer College of Business; the Henry M. Rowan College of Engineering; the Colleges of Communication and Creative Arts, Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, Performing Arts, and Science and Mathematics; the Cooper Medical School of Rowan University; the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine; the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences; the School of Health Professions; and the School of Earth and Environment. Rowan is one of two public universities in the country to offer M.D. and D.O. medical degree programs. The institution is also home to the South Jersey Technology Park, which fosters the translation of applied research into commercial products and processes. Rowan has been recognized as one of the top 100 public universities in the nation and is ranked third among public institutions in the North by U.S. News & World Report.
The Computer Science Department at Rowan University invites applications for a tenure-track faculty position with a primary specialization in Data Analytics to begin September 1, 2017. The rank for the position is open, commensurate with experience. Strong candidates from related areas will be considered. Candidates with significant experience leading a data analytics academic program and/or a background in industry are preferred.
In addition to teaching responsibilities, the successful candidate will oversee and coordinate academic responsibilities for the M.S. in Data Analytics program, including further curriculum development and expansion of the program. This individual also will be expected to develop and sustain an externally-funded (including via industry partnerships) research program or collaboration involving undergraduate and graduate students. A Ph.D. in Computer Science, or a closely related field is required.
The Computer Science Department offers an ABET-accredited B.S. Computer Science degree along with an M.S. degree in Computer Science. An M.S. in Data Analytics with a specialization in Health Data Analytics is housed within the College of Science & Mathematics with stakeholders spanning several colleges and schools at Rowan University.
Review of applications will begin immediately. All applications received by the deadline of January 15, 2017 will receive full consideration. The application must be submitted through our online application system as a single file (PDF format) containing a letter of application, a curriculum vitae, a detailed description of research/project interests and plans, a statement of teaching philosophy, and graduate transcripts (copies acceptable). Three letters of recommendation should be emailed on the candidate?s behalf directly to the Computer Science Search Committee at CSsearchDA@rowan.edu.
Please complete the online application at: http://rowanuniversity.hodesiq.com/job-details.aspx?jobid=5324890
Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the US, and the university will not sponsor an applicant for a work visa for this position.
Rowan University values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.
All positions are contingent upon budget appropriations.