Job Alerts Back to career search

Tenure Track Faculty Position in Data Science

Apply now Job no: 494560
Work type: Faculty
Location: Newark
Categories: Business Administration, Computer & Information Sciences, Economics, Full Time

Tenure Track Faculty Position in Data Science

Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics

University of Delaware

The Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics at the University of Delaware invites applications for an open-rank, tenure track faculty position in Data Science beginning September 1, 2020. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Information Systems, Computer Science or a related field by the start date of the appointment. We are seeking exceptional candidates with interests in developing novel data science methods to solve critical problems in business and society. Candidates must have evidence of progressing to a record of strong research, with demonstrated potential to publish articles in top academic journals. He or she should also be capable of teaching courses in data science and business analytics in accordance with departmental and college needs. Candidates who have a few years of experience in rank as an Assistant or Associate Professor are especially encouraged to apply; such candidates will have a demonstrated record of publication in top academic journals and evidence of highly effective teaching. Salary, benefits, and support are competitive with other AACSB-accredited schools. 

Founded in 1743, the University of Delaware ( combines tradition and innovation. Located on an attractive campus in Newark, Delaware, roughly an hour from Philadelphia and Baltimore, and just over two hours from New York and Washington, D.C., the University is a state-assisted institution with a strong private endowment and selective admission. It is one of the oldest land-grant institutions in the nation and an R1 research university with very high research activity. In 2019, Forbes ranked UD a top place to work. The Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics offers a complete range of degrees (B.S., M.S., MBA, and Ph.D.) in various areas of business and economics. In 2014, Lerner launched a unique doctoral program in Financial Services Analytics in collaboration with UD’s college of engineering. For more information about Lerner, see

Applicants should apply on-line at Click “Faculty and Staff” and reference #494560. Applicants must upload a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and names/contact information for three references familiar with his or her academic work. Review of applications will begin immediately, and continue until the position is filled. Search committee members will be at the ICIS/WITS conference in Munich, Germany in December.

Equal Employment Opportunity 

Employment offers will be conditioned upon successful completion of a criminal background check. A conviction will not necessarily exclude you from employment. The University of Delaware is an Equal Opportunity Employer which encourages applications from Minority Group Members and Women. The University's Notice of Non-Discrimination can be found at

Applications close:

Back to search results Apply now Refer a friend

Share this:

| More