Data Science Scholar

Submission Information
Publish Date: 
Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Archive Date: 
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
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Job Summary
Job Category: 
Post-doctoral Positions and Fellowships
Institution Classification/Type: 
Large Academic
Institution/Company: 
Northwestern University
Department Name: 
NICO (Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems)
City: 
Evanston
State/Province: 
IL
Zip/Postal: 
60208
Country: 
United States of America
Announcement
Job Announcement Text: 

Data Science Scholars will join a university-wide initiative advancing Data Science throughout Northwestern (http://datascience.northwestern.edu).  Scholars will have joint-appointments with the Northwestern Institute on Complex Systems and Data Science (NICO) – which coordinates the program – and another Research Center matching their area of expertise. Scholars will be appointed to two-year terms (potentially renewable for a third year). Scholars will receive a competitive stipend and benefits package, and an individual research budget.  Starting date flexible. We are looking to recruit 2 Scholars annually who will be appointed across a number of research areas spanning the physical, chemical, biomedical, behavioral, social, economic, information, and communication sciences.  The aim of the program is to offer a unique opportunity to expand the Scholars’ domain-focused research portfolio, and simultaneously establish their reputation as leaders in the exploding field of Data Science and Artificial Intelligence.  To this end, Scholars will be offered opportunities to establish their independence and to develop their leadership skills.  Outstanding candidates interested in this program should submit applications electronically to data-science-initiative@northwestern.eduApplications from women and minority candidates are especially encouraged. Applications must include a CV (including a list of publications with the most important 1 to 3 publications indicated with an asterisk), a three-page statement of research accomplishments and plans, and a list of 3 to 5 references. Applications received by January 1st, 2020 will receive full consideration. Later applications will be considered until all positions are filled.  Applicants must complete their Ph.D. requirements prior to starting date of appointment.

Included Benefits: 

Information about benefits may be found at http://www.northwestern.edu/hr/benefits/index.html. 

Application Deadline: 
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Selection Deadline: 
Monday, May 25, 2020
Current Status of Position: 
Accepting Applicants
Apply to Job
Attention To: 
Justyna Gutowska
Title: 
Program Administrator
Institution/Company: 
Northwestern University
Department Name: 
NICO
Phone: 
8474671299
Email: 
data-science-initiative@northwestern.edu
Inquiries About Job
Email: 
data-science-initiative@northwestern.edu