Professor of Data Analytics
Cognitive Analytics Research Laboratory
Faculty of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Professor of Data Analytics (2 posts)
An exciting opportunity to contribute to internationally recognised research and help shape the future of data analytics.
Ulster is a university in the top 3% globally, where excellence in teaching is underpinned by world-leading research. Ranked as one of the world’s top 150 young universities and in the top 25% of UK universities for overall research, Ulster is ambitious, forward-thinking and outward-looking.
Our new Cognitive Analytics Research Laboratory is Northern Ireland’s first data analytics institute. It is a £4 million investment that brings together businesses, government and advanced academic research expertise to find innovative application areas for cognitive analytics techniques.
It is part of an exciting programme of investment in new infrastructure and initiatives driven by a five-year strategic vision to deliver a university that is sustainable and innovative with a strong international reputation.
Ulster has a long history of expertise in data analytics in both machine learning algorithms and the application of analytical techniques across a diverse range of domains.
We are seeking to appoint talented and creative people with a genuine passion for their work, who will deliver outstanding research and teaching that encourages innovation, leadership and vision.
The appointments are permanent and are open to applications from individuals or teams.
Location: Magee campus, Derry~Londonderry.
Attractive reward package including a competitive starting salary, pension scheme and financial assistance with relocation.
Closing date for applications: 8 December 2017.
For more information about this opportunity visit: www.ulster.ac.uk/jobs
Hard copy applications can be obtained by telephoning 028 7012 4072.
The University is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applicants from all sections of the community, particularly from those with disabilities. Appointment will be made on merit.