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Instructor Position of Data Science - University of Nebraska at Omaha

  • 1.  Instructor Position of Data Science - University of Nebraska at Omaha

    Posted 6 days ago
    Edited by Fabio Vitor 6 days ago

    Dear all,

    The Mathematics Department at the University of Nebraska at Omaha is seeking candidates for an instructor position beginning January 2021. We seek individuals dedicated to high-quality teaching, including on-campus and/or online. The successful candidates will teach 4 courses per semester. This position is for a minimum of three semesters: Spring 2021, Fall 2021, and Spring 2022. Responsibilities will be to teach upper-level undergraduate and graduate data science courses, supervise data science master's projects, and collaborate with other data science faculty in engaging with community partners. Qualified candidates should have one of the following: (1) Doctoral degree in mathematics, statistics, or closely related field; or (2) Master's degree in mathematics, statistics, or closely related field with at least five years relevant industry experience. Preference will be given to candidates who have completed their doctorate.

    The University of Nebraska at Omaha is committed to diversity among faculty and staff. The University of Nebraska does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNO is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an E-Verify employer.


    If you are interested in this position, you can submit your application using the following link: You should submit the following documents to your application: (1) cover letter; (2) CV; (3) statement of teaching philosophy that provides information on fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment for diverse groups of learners; (4) transcripts; (5) names and contact information of three references; (6) additional evidence of teaching can be submitted using the portfolio button (e.g., teaching evaluations); (7) evidence of industry experience (if applicable).


    Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin on October 19, 2020. Thank you for your interest!

    Fabio Vitor, Ph.D.
    Assistant Professor
    Department of Mathematics
    University of Nebraska at Omaha
    Phone: (402) 554-2691