Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University

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Position ID:Duke-Pratt School of Engineering-DATA [#7946]
Position Title: Faculty Position in Data Science
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Durham, North Carolina 27708, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Engineering / Environment, Security, Human Health
Starting Date:2016/09/19
Appl Deadline:2016/11/01 finished (posted 2016/09/19, updated 2016/09/14)
Position Description:    

*** this position has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Duke University Faculty Position in Data Science

The Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University, invites applications for the Rhodes Family Professorship in the areas of information, computing and data science. Successful candidates should have developed internationally-recognized research programs in the broad areas of information theory and computational science, with applications to emerging problems in security, environment, and human health.   These research programs should be supported by external funding, and by dynamic participation in teaching and mentoring at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Pratt faculty and student community are currently very diverse and are strongly committed to enhancing this diversity.  Thus candidates from under-represented groups are strongly encouraged to apply. In addition, Duke encourages interdisciplinary collaboration within and between departments, as well as entrepreneurial activities, which serve to broaden the societal impact of its research and teaching.  We anticipate hiring at the senior level, although exceptional candidates at the associate rank may also be considered.

Applications received prior to November 1, 2016, will receive priority in consideration, but applications will continue to be accepted until the positions are filled.  Applicants should electronically submit: (1) cover letter (including email, address, and phone number), (2) complete curriculum vitae, and (3) names, addresses, e-mail addresses, and telephone numbers of five references to the secure website We expect to hire for the Fall 2017 semester.

Questions regarding this position may be directed by email to Mrs. Kelly Rockwell, Executive Assistant to the Dean and Search Committee Coordinator (kelly.rockwell@ Information about the Pratt School of Engineering can be found at .

The Pratt School of Engineering is an inclusive, dynamic, innovative school committed to fostering a diverse educational environment, and we encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups. Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual’s age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.du

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status. Duke also makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire, and promote qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.

Application Materials Required:
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Further Info:
Box 90271
Durham, NC 27708-0271

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