Assistant Director for Program Development in Data Analytics
Posted: 11/7/2017 (Employment)
Denison University invites applications for an Associate Director for Program Development for the new major in Data Analytics, to begin in July 2018. This is a term position that will end after 3 years, and is not anticipated to be renewed. Candidates must have earned at least a Masters degree with demonstrated knowledge and experience in Data Analytics in an applied field; a PhD is preferred.
The successful candidate will support the development of Denison’s new Data Analytics (DA) Program, which has been identified as a strategic priority for the College. The Associate Director will report to the Director of the Data Analytics program, and work closely with the Data Analytics Program Committee.
A positive attitude, motivation, discipline, organization, and efficient multi-tasking are required. Candidates must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with faculty, staff, administration, and students. Preference will be given to candidates with proficiency with quantitative literacy on multiple fronts; and experience teaching data analytics related courses with an appreciation of interdisciplinary connections.
Begun in the 2016-2017 academic year, Denison’s Data Analytics major is growing rapidly and projected to graduate approximately 25 majors per year over the next several years.For more information and to apply, please go to employment.denison.edu and submit
– a cover letter addressing position requirements
– a curriculum vita
– names and contact information for 3 references
We will begin reviewing applications on December 1, 2017 and will continue until the position is filled.
Location: Denison University