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Assistant/Associate/Full Professor in data science

Company Information

Renmin University of China, located in zhongguancun, Haidian District, known as “Silicon Valley” of China, is one of the top universities in China. In an effort to build up its statistics and data science group, the university has recently established The Institute of Statistics and Big Data, and has authorized the Institute to hire up to 20 faculties from oversea markets in the area of statistics and data science. For more information, visit http://isbd.ruc.edu.cn

Duties and Responsibilities

The positions may be filled at any rank from tenure-track assistant professor through full professor with tenure. Successful candidates are expected to have a strong commitment to high-quality research and teaching, sustain an active research and publication agenda and to teach in the undergraduate and graduate programs.

Position Qualifications

The institute encourages persons from all areas of research to apply, but is particularly interested in the following areas: optimization algorithms in large data analysis, machine learning and data mining (in particular deep learning).A qualified candidate should have a Ph.D. in statistics, applied mathematics, operation research, computer science or any other fields related to data science. Applicants must present strong evidence of outstanding research accomplishments and promise in both research and teaching. Postdoctoral fellows and advanced assistant professors are strongly encouraged to apply.