The School of Professional Studies (SPS) at Columbia University invites applications for one or more full-time positions at the rank of Lecturer in Discipline or Senior Lecturer in Discipline, specializing in the field of data analytics and design. Faculty in these ranks will teach data analytics and design courses in one or more of the following areas:
These positions will begin on July 1, 2017. These are full-time appointments with multi-year renewal contingent on successful review.
Successful candidates will exhibit a commitment to excellence in teaching, mentoring, instructional design, and professional practice and/or scholarship.
The ideal candidate 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.