Lecturer, Master of Analytics Program

Location
Illinois, United States
Posted
15 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2019
Ref
03935
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

Position Type: Other Academic Appointee  

Division/School: GRAHAM SCH OF CONT LIBERAL & PROFESSIONAL STUDIES  

Hiring Unit: GRAHAM SCHOOL - DIVISIONAL ADMINISTRATION  

Position Description:

The University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies is seeking qualified applicants for part-time Lecturers to teach in its Master of Science in Analytics program. 

The MSc in Analytics program provides students with advanced analytical training aimed at developing their ability to draw insights from data, including data collection, preparation and integration, and statistical methods and modeling. The curriculum is highly applied in nature, integrating business strategy, project-based learning, simulations, and case studies. 

The Graham School is currently accepting applications to teach the following courses: 

  • Health Analytics 
  • Statistical Analysis 
  • Research Design for Business Applications 
  • Database Design and Implementation 
  • Time Series and Forecasting 
  • Data Mining Principles 
  • Advanced Data Mining and Predictive Analytics 
  • Linear and Nonlinear Models in Business Applications 
  • Leadership and Management 
  • Risk Analytics 
  • Marketing Science and Customer Analytics 
  • Financial Analytics 
  • Web Analytics and Unstructured Data 

Additional Information:

Candidates must hold a masters degree in a relevant field, preferably in statistics, business, social science methodology, or computer science; Ph.D. preferred. Evidence of applied quantitative experience in business, nonprofit, or healthcare is required for all courses with the exception of leadership and management. Prior successful teaching experience is a plus. 

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter and resume indicating their preferred coursec and describing relevant background, qualifications, and prior teaching experience. Candidates may submit additional material, such as past teaching evaluations or work samples, if they wish. 

Send materials via email to: (no phone calls, please) 
Sema Barlas, PhD 
Director, of MSc in Analytics 
semabarlas@uchicago.edu  

Additional Information or Requirements:

Statement:

The University of Chicago is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity/Disabled/Veterans Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, status as an individual with a disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or other protected classes under the law. For additional information please see the University's Notice of Nondiscrimination at http://www.uchicago.edu/about/non_discrimination_statement/. Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-0287 or email ACOppAdministrator@uchicago.edu with their request.  

Required Applicant Documents:

Cover Letter
Curriculum Vitae
Teaching Statement  

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