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Tenure-Track Position in Data Analytics
Thursday, 29 October 2015 02:14

The Social Science Data Analytic Initiative at Michigan State University is seeking to hire a tenure-track Assistant Professor, tenured Associate Professor or Professor that has experience applying data analytics to social science problems. The subject area and tenure home for the position is open and the successful applicant could specialize in Economics, Political Science, Geography, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Psychology or other related disciplines. We seek talented individuals that are using new technologies and large-scale data in creative ways to foster knowledge about the social world. Expertise in Bayesian methodologies, statistical learning, geospatial prediction, text analytics, causal inference, or data visualization are particularly valued. Woman and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. The closing date for applications is November 14, 2015, though later applications may be accepted if the search remains open.

You must apply for this position via Michigan State University Applicant Page (MAP). Please access the MAP system at, posting number 2242. Please submit your letter of interest and curriculum vitae. Assistant and ABD applicants should also send a sample of research, and please provide at least three letters of recommendation. If an applicant is currently an Associate Professor or Professor, please provide a list of references that we may contact in addition to the letter of interest and CV. MSU is an Affirmative Action/Equal opportunity employer.