Lecturer, Non-Tenure Track, Data Science
Website Baylor University
School of Engineering and Computer Science
Location: Waco, Texas
Aug 22, 2022
Oct 01, 2022 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
The Department of Computer Science at Baylor University seeks qualified candidates for a lecturer position in Data Science. Successful candidates will have a Master’s degree or higher in Data Science, Informatics, Computer Science, or a related field, a commitment to excellent teaching, and effective communication and organization skills. Data Science at Baylor is in a period of growth. As one of the five signature academic initiatives of Baylor’s \“Illuminate\” Academic Strategic Plan, Data Science receives strong support from the administration, as seen by the hiring of the new McCollum Family Chair in Data Sciences. Meanwhile, the number of undergraduates is growing rapidly, from 0 only 3 years ago to 90 today.
The Department: Computer Science is one of three departments in the School of Engineering and Computer Science. It offers an ABET-accredited B.S. in Computer Science, a B.A. with a major in Computer Science, a B.S. in Informatics with majors in Data Science and Bioinformatics, a B.S. in Computing with a major in Computer Science Fellows, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science. The Department has 18 full-time faculty, over 300 undergraduate majors and 30 graduate students. The Department’s greatest strength is dedication of the faculty members to the success of the students and each other. Interested candidates may contact any faculty member to ask questions and/or visit the departmental web site at https://www.ecs.baylor.edu/computerscience.
About Baylor University: Located in https://www.baylor.edu/hr/index.php?id=951663, Baylor University is the oldest college in Texas. With a population of 21,000 students, Baylor is one of the top universities in the nation, having just been named an R1 institution by the Carnegie Classification in 2022. Baylor is also on the honor roll of the “Great Colleges to Work For” from The Chronicle of Higher Education; Baylor offers competitive salaries and https://www.baylor.edu/hr/index.php?id=949184 while giving faculty and staff the chance to live in one of the fastest-growing parts of the state. Our strategic plan, https://illuminate.web.baylor.edu/, guides the University as we continue to live up to Baylor’s https://www.baylor.edu/about/index.php?id=88781#:~:text=The%20mission%20of%20Baylor%20University,commitment%20within%20a%20caring%20community. of educating men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community.
Appointment Date: Spring 2023
Successful candidates will have a Master’s degree or higher in Data Science, Informatics, Computer Science, or a related field, a commitment to excellent teaching, and effective communication and organization skills.
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Application Procedure: Applications, including detailed curriculum vitae, a statement demonstrating an active Christian faith, and three supporting references should be submitted. Questions can be emailed to CSSearch@Baylor.edu.
We strongly encourage applicants to apply as soon as material are ready. For full consideration, applications should be received by September 1, 2022. However, applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
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Baylor University is a private not-for-profit university affiliated with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. As an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, Baylor is committed to compliance with all applicable anti-discrimination laws, including those regarding age, race, color, sex, national origin, military service, genetic information, and disability. As a religious educational institution, Baylor is lawfully permitted to consider an applicant’s religion as a selection criterion. Baylor encourages women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities to apply.
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