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Assistant / Associate Professor in Data Analytics (DA)

Date: Apr 18, 2021

Location: Ajman Univeristy AJMAN, Ajman Univeristy AJMAN

Company: Ajman University

 

 

The department of Information Technology in the College of Engineering and Information Technology (CEIT) at Ajman University invites applications for a full-time Assistant / Associate Professor in Data Science/ Analytics to start in Fall 2021. The selected candidate will have primary research and teaching interest in data science/analytics. The position entails teaching at the undergraduate and robust engagement with practice and the business community. Successful candidate will be appointed within the Bachelor of Science in Data Analytics Program. You might also cooperate with other programs in the Information Technology department.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE:

 

  • Graduate with a Ph.D. from a reputable university
  • Outstanding teaching record
  • Outstanding research and publications record in top journals
  • Adequate experience in supervising student projects and thesis papers
  • Record of collaborative and interdisciplinary research would be an advantage
  • Excellent record in community service and scholarly activities

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Develop and teach undergraduate in Data Science/ Analytics and Computer Science
  • Engage in innovative and technology-based approaches to learning and teaching
  • Participate in committees at the departmental, college and/or university levels as assigned
  • Actively engage in promoting the growth of the Ajman University
  • Ability to provide consultancy service to researchers and the business community.
  • Evaluate and monitor individual student progress and provide feedback to sustain student success
  • Conduct high-quality research in his/her own field and publish research outcomes in reputable journals and conferences
  • Ensure a respectful and culturally sensitive learning environment in all college-focused activities
  • Establish and maintain effective work relationships across the organization and community
  • Motivate and inspire confidence in others (students and colleagues) to overcome limitations to personal growth and success
  • Actively seek out methods, procedures, and resources to best achieve course and lesson objectives
  • Maintain relationships with students that are conducive to learning
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

 

KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

 

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Familiarity with the “Credit Hour” academic system
  • Ability to supervise student work
  • Ability to provide academic advising for students
  • Ability to conduct independent research and publish in reputable journals and conferences
  • Ability to work effectively with diverse team members
  • Knowledge of academic program planning and implementation
  • Familiarity with Learning Management Systems (LMS)

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

 

A completed application will include:

 

    1. A letter of interest addressing qualifications for the position.
    2. A current curriculum vitae.
    3. A statement of teaching philosophy and research.
    4. Copies of transcripts of all graduate coursework.
    5. A list of three professional references with names, titles, phone numbers, and email addresses- including a current or previous supervisor.