Loyola University Maryland's invites applicants for the Director of the Data Science Program. The Director will manage the Data Science graduate program. Duties will include student recruitment, outreach activities and curricular/co-curricular programming as well as some teaching. Candidates must possess a graduate degree or equivalent to qualify for a non-tenure track appointment in one of the departments at Loyola. The teaching load is expected to be two courses per year (growing to no more than 4) in the Data Science program.
Ranked 4th among comprehensive universities in the North region by US News & World Report, Loyola University Maryland is a dynamic, highly selective, Jesuit Catholic institution in the liberal arts tradition and is recognized as a leading independent, comprehensive university in the northeastern United States. As such, having an appreciation for the importance of education in the Jesuit tradition is also desirable.
Loyola is committed to fostering an inclusive environment and seeks applicants from all backgrounds who can contribute to its educational mission. Loyola is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and welcomes applications from underrepresented groups. Additional information is available at http://www.loyola.edu. To apply, please go to https://careers.loyola.edu and submit your materials, including a cover letter, cv, and list of references.
Successful candidates for any staff, faculty, or administrative position at Loyola University Maryland will be subject to a pre-employment background check.
Cover letter should include some evidence of network of contacts in the data science community
List of references to include at least two from network of contacts in the data science community
Loyola University Maryland is a Jesuit, Catholic university committed to the educational and spiritual traditions of the Society of Jesus and to the ideals of liberal education and the development of the whole person. Accordingly, Loyola inspires students to learn, lead, and serve in a diverse and changing world. Loyola’s beautiful, historic Evergreen campus is located in Baltimore, and its graduate centers are in Timonium and Columbia. Loyola enrolls 4,000 undergraduate and 2,000 graduate students across the Sellinger School of Business and Management, the School of Education, and Loyola College of Arts and Sciences. Founded in 1852, Loyola is one of 28 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States and the first to bear the name of Saint Ignatius Loyola, founder of the Society of Jesus.