Professorship in Data Analytics
The University of Basel is promoting the growing area of Data Science by establishing a university-wide Data Analytics Center and therefore invites applications for a professorship in Data Analytics (open rank).
The successful candidate will complement and enhance the research portfolio of the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, contribute to teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level, and engage in the establishment and operation of a university-wide Data Analytics Center. Interdisciplinary research collaboration with other departments and affiliated institutions of the Faculty of Science and other Faculties of the University of Basel is expected.
We are seeking candidates with an outstanding research record in the field of data analytics, machine learning, text and document analysis, and/or visual analytics. A strong commitment to excellence in undergraduate and graduate teaching is essential.
We offer you
The Department of Mathematics and Computer Science provides excellent research and teaching conditions and a stimulating academic environment. It maintains a wide range of collaborations with other departments of the Faculty of Science and affiliated research institutions, other Faculties, as well as other universities.
The University of Basel is an equal opportunity and family friendly employer committed to excellence through diversity.
Application / Contact
Applications, including a curriculum vitae, list of publications indicating the five most significant papers, Researcher-ID or ORCID, a statement of current and future research plans and names of five potential referees should be sent by email (as one .pdf file) to Prof. Dr. Martin Spiess, University of Basel, Dean of the Faculty of Science, Klingelbergstrasse 50, 4056 Basel, Switzerland, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
For further information contact Prof. Dr. Heiko Schuldt (email@example.com). The deadline for receipt of applications is December 31, 2018