Open Faculty Positions

The College of Science at the University of Notre Dame has faculty positions open in applied mathematics and statistics


Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics

Assistant Professor

The Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics (ACMS) in the University of Notre Dame is accepting applications for an assistant professor position to be filled this year. Preference will be given to applicants whose research includes multi-disciplinary collaborations.

ACMS includes research groups in applied mathematics, statistics and computational science. ACMS offers a Bachelor of Science, a doctoral degree, a research master’s degree, and a professional master’s degree. ACMS is a department in the College of Science. The teaching load in ACMS is three courses per year, and the position begins in August 2017.

Applications accepted through December 1, 2016. More information.


Associate or Full Professor

The Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics (ACMS) in the University of Notre Dame is accepting applications for an associate or full professor position to be filled this year. Preference will be given to applicants whose research includes multi-disciplinary collaborations.

ACMS includes research groups in applied mathematics, statistics and computational science. ACMS offers a Bachelor of Science, a doctoral degree, a research master’s degree, and a professional master’s degree. ACMS is a department in the College of Science. The teaching load in ACMS is three courses per year, and the position begins in August 2017.

Applications accepted through December 1, 2016. More information.


Director, M.S. in Data Science

Notre Dame seeks the inaugural Director of its new M.S. in Data Science in the Department of Applied and Computational Mathematics and Statistics. The position combines a faculty role with and program leadership and curriculum management. 

The Department of Applied and Computational Statistics and Mathematics at the University of Notre Dame seeks an experienced, energetic, and collaborative colleague to lead this program from its inception, articulating a strong vision and executing on that vision with integrity and efficacy. The Director will be an important voice in the flourishing cross-disciplinary data science initiatives at Notre Dame.

Leading Notre Dame’s MS in Data Science program, the Director will:

  • Work collaboratively with participating Notre Dame faculty and staff (and as guided by the program’s Executive Committee and the Faculty Director) to implement and supervise academic aspects of the program, including program faculty hiring, training & mentoring; instruction; outcomes assessment (including placement and student satisfaction); quality assurance; compliance with academic policies and accreditation standards.   Collaborate with the Faculty Director and participating faculty in curriculum planning, development of course materials, and program admissions;
  • Teach at least one complete course per semester (potentially with multiple sections) in the program (or the department, as appropriate) and participate in two annual short-­term (4 ­day) location-­based immersion courses at Notre Dame, in Palo Alto, Dallas, or other locations;
  • Supervise administrative and professional staff in the program; (such as student services and program coordination personnel), and ensure compliance with regulatory and administrative procedures;
  • Develop relationships with data scientists and their employing organizations to support program activities, including identification of case studies, student recruitment, professional enrichment and placement of graduates;
  • Supervise marketing efforts, student recruitment, and operations of supporting service providers;
  • Provide annual reports on the academic and non-academic performance of the program to the program’s Executive Committee and senior University leadership;
  • Create a climate in which diversity, transparency and professional accountability is celebrated, and in which all students can thrive and succeed.

The Director of the MS in Data Science program will have the following attributes:

  • A doctoral degree in a field represented in the program (statistics, computer science, quantitative psychology, business, or other quantitative or computational fields);
  • An appropriate blend of academic and professional experience that qualifies them for a special professional faculty (non-tenure-track) position in the Department of Applied & Computational Mathematics and Statistics;
  • Demonstrated success as a manager or administrator;
  • Demonstrated success as an instructor in a domain related to the program;
  • Versatility and flexibility as a teacher;
  • Awareness of the lifecycle and nature of professional graduate education, including the complex factors related to student success;
  • A strong grasp of the affordances and characteristics of online learning and professional education, and with the pedagogical strategies related to success in this modality.

 

The University of Notre Dame is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong institutional commitment to diversity and endeavors to foster a vibrant learning community animated by the Catholic intellectual tradition.