The School of Professional Studies (SPS) at Columbia University invites applications for three or more full-time positions at the rank of Lecturer in Discipline or Senior Lecturer in Discipline to teach in the MS Program in Applied Analytics. This position will begin on July 1, 2017. This is a full-time appointment with multi-year renewal contingent on successful review.
Lecturers/Senior Lecturers in Discipline will teach courses related to applied analytics in one or more of the following areas:
-business and organizational aspects of analytics -technical topics such as big data architecture or machine learning -programming languages, such as SQL and R
Successful candidates will exhibit a commitment to excellence in teaching, mentoring, instructional design, and professional practice and/or scholarship.
The ideal candidates will hold a doctoral degree, terminal degree, or its professional equivalent in computer science, information science, statistics, business, or a related field.
Columbia University is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. The University is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a diverse environment, and welcome applicants who share these values.
About Columbia University School of Professional Studies
The School of Professional Studies (SPS) was established in 2002. SPSembraces an educational agenda driven by a clear mission: "to transform knowledge and understanding in service of the greater good which we define as a just, sustainable, and compassionate global society SPS."
SPS offers thirteen MS degree programs in a range of professional fields: Technology Management; Fundraising Management;... Actuarial Science; Construction Administration; Sports Management; Narrative Medicine; Negotiation and Conflict Resolution; Communications Practice; Sustainability Management; and Bioethics. While divergent in content, these programs are united in their focus on emerging and evolving professions and creating the next generation of leaders who will advance these new professions. So positioned, SPS is ready to have a transformative impact on students and the world at large and be a leading model of cross-disciplinary higher education in the 21st century.
See SPS URL: www.sps.columbia.edu for description of programs.